Queensland  Women Team Coaches

Queensland  Men Team Coaches

 Heat Head Coach – Fabian Barlow

 Patriots Head Coach –

Coaching Background

2008 Beijing Olympics (Bronze)

2006, 2010 Women’s World Championships

2014 U19 Boys World Championships (asst coach)

HEAT team Head Coach since 2011

Playing Background

NZ Black Sox 1994, 95, 96, 98

1989 NZ Junior Black Sox Junior World Championships (Gold)

5 NZ National Provincial Titles

6 NZ Club Nationals Titles

U23 Women Head Coach– Kevin Jenkins

U23 Men Head Coach – Chris Edards

Qld U23 Womens Head Coach 2015-2017

QLD U17 Head Coach 2008-2014

Asst Coach Aust U19 Women Team World Championships 2011 & 2013

Brisbane Rep Coach 2000-2011


Been playing since I was 4 so now this is my 40th year of the the game I love.

Started Coaching Tee Ball at the age of 12

Umpired my first State Titles at the age of 12

Started playing in Maryborough and now still playing in Toowoomba.

Started as a trainee coach for Qld u16 team then did 4 years for the u17 Qld team as assistant coach team winning a National Title in South Australia in 2011

Assistant coach for U23QLD Qld team the last 3 years.

1st year as Head Coach and can’t wait for the Nationals.

U19 Women Head Coach

U19 Men Head Coach – Steven Anderson

1987 Started playing softball for Te Arohanui (TAN) – still a current member and official.

Coached club junior and senior teams for many years.

2000 – current Coached U15, U19 and Open DA representative teams for Wynnum.

2008 commenced QLD coaching career as an assistant Coach for the U19 Men.

2009, 2010, 2011 Head coach U19 men.

2015 Head coach U23 Men – National Champions

2015 assistant Coach U19 Men – runners up

2016 Head coach U23 Men – runners up

2016 Head Coach of the U19 Men – National champions

U17 Girls Head Coach – Kym Tollenare

U17 Boys Head Coach – David Metekingi

1991 – First Represented Queensland (Inaugural U16 National Championships)

1993 – Queensland Under 19 National Champions

1999 – 2016 Queensland Patriots Representative

2004 – 2010 Australian Representative – Aussie Steelers

2009 ISF World Championship – Gold Medalist – Aussie Steelers

2010 Softball Australia – Hall of Fame Inductee – Aussie Steelers

2016 Head Coach Queensland Storm – National Champions

2016 Australian Boy’s Head Coach – Friendship Series – Gold Team

2017 Head Coach Queensland U17 Boys – National Champions

2017 Australian Boy’s Head Coach – Friendship Series – Green Team