CHESTER — Tony Abbatine of Monroe, founder and director of Frozen Ropes USA, whose headquarters is located in Chester, was among 22 Elite Coaches selected for The Woman's National Coaching Pool.
USA Softball, the national governing body of softball in the United States, made the announcement on Tuesday.
“We are honored to have another outstanding group of coaches making up the USA Softball Women's National Team Coaching Pool,” said USA Softball National Teams Director Chris Sebren. “Their experiences as both players and coaches at the elite level will bring a wealth of knowledge to our National Team Program. We’re excited to see the contributions these individuals will provide to our Women's and Junior Women's National Team athletes as we look to continue the legacy of USA Softball and build towards qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.”