| COMBAT SPORTS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE AND WELCOME JEN YEE TO THE COMBAT SPORTS TEAM |
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
OTTAWA(Canada) – November 2011
Combat Sports is pleased to announce and welcome Jen Yee to the Combat Sports Team.
A recent top graduate from the Materials Science and Engineering program at Georgia Tech, Jen Yee brings her technical knowledge along with her competitive background in the Fastpitch world to the Combat Sports engineering team. Jen will also serve on Combat’s Product Advisory Board, giving marketing input in to new designs as well as being instrumental in field testing of new designs.
Recognized as one of the top hitters in the country during her NCAA career, Jen Yee was named a top three finalist for the 2010 NCAA Player of the Year Award and was named the 2010 ACC Player of the Year. She was the top hitter in the NCAA for 2011 and led the country in batting average, slugging percentage, on-base percentage, runs scored and walks.
“We are extremely pleased to have such a star athlete with an engineering background joining our team,” says Steven Sutherland, President of Combat Sports. “Jen’s input will be instrumental in helping in our continued efforts to becoming the market leader in composite bats that are built “For Players, By Players””
On the International stage, Jen has represented Canada on numerous occasions and has grown into one of Canada’s most feared hitters since the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, where she led Canada with a .348 batting average, one homerun and five RBIs in eight games played.
About Combat Sports:
Combat Sports has been extremely successful over the past 7 years as the fastest growing North American baseball/softball, hockey stick and brand. They have been supplying composite and hybrid composite products for both their own brand as well as for high end brand name companies since 1995. Combat has a reputation for their premier and innovative composite technology with the latest composite advancements in performance and durability servicing players from the grassroots level to the elite professional levels.
For media inquiries or further information about Combat, contact:
Dave McNally, VP Sales & Marketing