Hometown: Macomb, MI.
Teams played for: Northwest Pipe, Dan Smith, Team Combat
Team currently playing for: Team Combat
ASA Major Champion (Vinyl - last year it was played),
2010 ASA Class A Champions2006 Michigan Player of the Year
GET TO KNOW Jeff McGavin
Wife – Jodie, Sons: Brayden 3 yrs and AJ 1 yr
Favorite Sport (besides softball): Basketball
Hobbies: Taking my boys on wagon rides, reading,
Quote to Live By: "Dream big and dare to fail"
Three people you would love to have dinner with: Michael Jordan, Nelson Mandela, Jesus
Preferred Intro Song: Eminem ‘ 8 mile ‘
On representing his country: "It means I must be at the top of my game to put on that uniform. There is no higher honor in our sport."
On what it takes to beat Canada in the Border Battle: "US team must play the game the right way – meaning, use home runs wisely and most of all, enjoy the week and things usually work themselves out."
On the person who has had the biggest impact on his softball career: "My parents have been there every step of the way. AND, now, if it wasn’t for my wife Jodie being understanding with softball, I wouldn’t be playing."
Other personal comments: "I would just like to thank the sponsors of all softball teams, especially Don Cooper and Combat, who has kept me on the field for a long time."