Name: Yusef Davis
Position: Outfield
Hometown: Long Beach, California
World Championship Experience
  • 2019 WBSC Men's World Championship; Hit .200 (4-for-20) with 1 RBI and 5 runs scored
Other Career Highlights
  • 2022 Pan American Championship: Hit .444 (8-for-18) with 6 RBI and 4 runs scored
  • 2019 Pan American Games Silver Medalist; Hit .267 (4-for-15) with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored
  • 2017 Pan American Championship Bronze Medalist; Hit .429 (9-for-21) with one HR, two RBI and eight runs scored
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What does it mean to play for USA Softball? There is no greater honor than to represent your country. The honor you bring to your family and friends when you wear those three letters across your chest brings me so much fulfillment and joy. 

How did you get started in Men's Fast Pitch? I played in a softball league near my hometown and I happened to be scouted by a few people who were connected to USA Softball. I flew to Ohio to compete and showcase my skills, and the rest is history. 

What would you tell someone who wanted to know more about Men's Fast Pitch? If you like a competitive sport that makes you think and most importantly you enjoy, then this sport is for you. Step in the box and do your best. The relationships you build with people from all walks of life are what will bring you the most joy out of this great sport. 

What is your favorite thing about Men's Fast Pitch? The relationships I've built with people from all over the world. 

What is your most memorable moment on the softball field? Having a Pan American Championship silver medal put around my neck. 

Personal motto: "The game will test you - Never fold. Stay 10 does down. It's not on you, it's in you - and what's in you they can never take away." – Nipsey Hussle

What non-softball sport would you like to try? Boxing 

Fun facts: I will make you laugh in a moment where it's not supposed to be funny, and I firmly believe that In-N-Out is better than Whataburger.

Favorite hobby: Riding dirt bikes

Three words to describe me: Honorable, Charismatic, Daring

If you could bring only one thing with you on a deserted island, what would it be? Vegetable seeds

Dream job: Head Coach of the Green Bay Packers