26 episodes

From The Players is a show hosted by Sydney Supple. Sydney is here for all of you past, present, and future players. This podcast is a place where we keep it real and hear from athletes about who they are beneath the jersey and off the field.

From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented and produced by SportsEpreneur. Part of the KazSource Podcast Network.

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    • 4.6 • 15 Ratings

From The Players is a show hosted by Sydney Supple. Sydney is here for all of you past, present, and future players. This podcast is a place where we keep it real and hear from athletes about who they are beneath the jersey and off the field.

From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented and produced by SportsEpreneur. Part of the KazSource Podcast Network.

    Jala Wright | ACC Pitcher of the Year on Duke's Path to the Women's College World Series

    Jala Wright | ACC Pitcher of the Year on Duke's Path to the Women's College World Series

    • 17 min
    Maddie Gordon | Penn State Softball and The Road to Regionals

    Maddie Gordon | Penn State Softball and The Road to Regionals

    In this episode of “From The Players,” Sydney Supple talks with Maddie Gordon, a junior utility softball player for Penn State. Fresh off Penn State's first NCAA softball tournament appearance since 2011, Maddie shares the excitement and challenges of reaching the regionals, the importance of team chemistry and hard work, her personal growth as a player, and inspirational advice for aspiring college athletes. Discover how Penn State prepares for regional games, taking on the likes of Texas State, Texas A&M, and UAlbany. And learn about Maddie’s journey and the impact of her family’s support.
    Connect with Maddie Gordon: Instagram | Penn State Softball Profile
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    Sydney Supple: Twitter | Instagram
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    Related Episodes to Maddie Gordon | Penn State Softball and The Road to Regionals
    Paige Halstead | UCLA National Champion to Ambassador of Softball
    Kelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational Speaking
    Savanah Whatley: Oregon State Softball, Rip-It Athlete, and A Story of Resilience
    Credits:
    From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented, produced, and part of the podcast network SportsE Media
    Music provided by Haley Hooper | Website | Song: Love Me Anymore on Apple & Spotify
    About From The Players:
    From The Players exists for all past, present, and future players. This podcast is where we keep it real and hear from athletes about who they are beneath the jersey and off the field.
    About SportsE Media:
    SportsE Media is a digital sports media brand, production company, and podcast network for entrepreneurs, athletes, brands, and individuals of all backgrounds engaged in sports. If you want to start a podcast, let's talk.

    • 14 min
    Hannah Gammill | Arkansas Razorbacks Softball and Team USA

    Hannah Gammill | Arkansas Razorbacks Softball and Team USA

    In this episode of "From The Players," Sydney Supple chats with Hannah Gammill, a senior infielder and catcher for the Arkansas Razorbacks. Hailing from the small town of Bee, Arkansas, Hannah has not only become a 2022 NSA First Team All-American but also a beacon of excellence in the softball community. Her accolades include making the 2023 USA Softball Player of the Year Top 50 Watch List and her significant contributions to Arkansas' success on the national stage.
    Hannah Gammill | From Bee, Arkansas to the Big Leagues and Team USA Highlights:
    Hannah’s Rise: Exploring Hannah's journey from Bee, Arkansas, to becoming a star player for the Arkansas Razorbacks and her climb to Team USA.
    Coaching Dynamics: The impact of new coaching strategies at Arkansas, especially in hitting, which has significantly boosted the team's performance.International Play: Hannah shares her experiences playing for Team USA, including the different styles and strategies of international softball.Faith and Softball: How Hannah’s faith influences her approach to the game, her interactions with teammates, and her performance on the field.Beyond Softball: Insights into Hannah’s aspirations to make a difference through her major in social work and her visions for a future helping others.Hannah Gammill on InstagramTeam USA Softball ProfileArkansas Razorbacks player pageSUBSCRIBE to From the Players for $10/month
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    Sydney Supple: Twitter | InstagramFrom The Players page: SportsE MediaSportsE Media: TikTok | Instagram | LinkedInRelated Episodes to Hannah Gammill | Arkansas Razorbacks Softball and Team USA
    Paige Halstead | UCLA National Champion to Ambassador of SoftballKelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational SpeakingSavanah Whatley: Oregon State Softball, Rip-It Athlete, and A Story of ResilienceCredits:
    From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented, produced, and part of the podcast network SportsE Media.Music provided by Haley Hooper | Website | Song: Love Me Anymore on Apple & Spotify

    • 30 min
    Paige Halstead | UCLA National Champion to Ambassador of Softball

    Paige Halstead | UCLA National Champion to Ambassador of Softball

    In this episode of "From The Players," Sydney chats with Paige Halstead, a former UCLA National Champion and professional softball player for Athletes Unlimited. Paige shares her incredible journey from her hometown of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, to becoming a silver medalist with Team USA and a key contributor to UCLA's victory in the 2019 Women's College World Series (WCWS). Now, she continues to impact the sport as an ambassador for All-Star Sporting Goods and a mentor to young athletes.
    Topics Discussed:
    Paige Halstead's softball journey from a young age to playing professionally with Athletes Unlimited.Insights into her experiences at UCLA, including her integral role in all five victories at the 2019 WCWS.The transition from being a collegiate athlete to a member of Team USA and winning a silver medal in the World Cup.Paige's involvement as an ambassador for All-Star Sporting Goods and her passion for developing high-quality gear for catchers.The importance of mentorship and training in Paige’s life post-retirement, focusing on inspiring and guiding the next generation of softball players.Special Links:
    Paige Halstead: Instagram | Athletes UnlimitedSUBSCRIBE to From the Players for $10/month
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    Let's Connect:
    Sydney Supple: Twitter | InstagramFrom The Players page: SportsE MediaSportsE Media: TikTok | Instagram | TwitterRelated Episodes to Paige Halstead: From World Champion to Ambassador of Softball
    Megan Faraimo | Former UCLA All-American, National Champion, Professional Softball PlayerBailey Dowling | Alabama Softball SluggerThe Kaylee America Rodriguez Story | Bigger Than Sports | Michigan SoftballCredits:
    From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented, produced, and part of the podcast network SportsE Media.Music provided by Haley Hooper | Website | Song: Love Me Anymore on Apple & Spotify

    • 26 min
    Kelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational Speaking

    Kelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational Speaking

    In this episode of "From The Players," we are joined by Kelsey O’Connor, a former NC State softball player who turned a challenging end to her athletic career into a new beginning. O’Connor's journey is not just about sports; it's a powerful story of resilience, identity, and making an impact beyond the field.
    Kelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational Speaking Highlights:
    Stories on how Kelsey fell in love with the game of softball and made it to her dream school, NC State.Kelsey O'Connor shares her experience dealing with her third concussion and the tough decision to medically retire.Learn how Kelsey transitioned from being a collegiate athlete to a motivational speaker.Kelsey shares insights on how athletes can distinguish their self-worth from their sports achievements.Find out how Kelsey is currently involved in social work for athletes at NC State, helping others navigate their challenges.Special Links:
    Kelsey O'Connor | InstagramSUBSCRIBE to From the Players for $10/month
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    Sydney Supple: Twitter | InstagramFrom The Players page: SportsE MediaSportsE Media: TikTok | Instagram | TwitterRelated Episodes to Kelsey O’Connor Turns Medically Retiring Into Motivational Speaking:
    Coach Jim Tressel’s Legacy: A Buckeye’s Story of Life-Changing Mentorship | Nate OliverThe Kaylee America Rodriguez Story | Bigger Than Sports | Michigan SoftballLife After Oklahoma Softball with Nicole Mendes | Mental Health Post-GraduationCredits:
    From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented, produced, and part of the podcast network SportsE Media.Music provided by Haley Hooper | Website | Song: Love Me Anymore on Apple & Spotify

    • 39 min
    Megan Faraimo | Former UCLA All-American, National Champion, Professional Softball Player

    Megan Faraimo | Former UCLA All-American, National Champion, Professional Softball Player

    In this episode of From The Players, Sydney sits down with Megan Faraimo. Megan is a remarkable athlete who was an All-American and National Champion at UCLA. And now Megan is a professional softball player with Athletes Unlimited and teams overseas. This conversation showcases Megan Faraimo's resilience and dedication to elite sports performance. Megan shares the mental challenges and triumphs she experienced, her learnings from playing softball internationally, and the deep pride she carries in representing her family and community.
    Welcome to the From The Players Podcast, where we dive deep into the stories of athletes who've made their mark on and off the field, brought to you by SportsE Media.
    In this episode, we cover all the bases:
    Megan Faraimo's mental and physical journey to becoming a 2x Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year and a 3x All-American.Insights into the 2019 National Championship win with UCLA Softball and the pivotal moments that defined her career.The transition to professional softball with Athletes Unlimited, and the unique experiences of playing for overseas teams.The importance of mental resilience in sports and Megan's strategies for overcoming challenges.Representing her family and community on the global stage, and the pride that comes with it.Megan’s advice for young athletes aspiring to reach the heights of college and professional sports.Join us as Megan Faraimo offers an intimate look into the life of an elite athlete, sharing lessons on perseverance, pride, and the power of sports to transform lives.
    Special Links:
    Megan Faraimo's player profile page for Athletes Unlimited Pro SoftballMegan on Social Media: Instagram @8megank | X @MeganFaraimoSUBSCRIBE to From the Players for $10/month
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    Let's Connect:
    Sydney Supple: Twitter | InstagramFrom The Players page: SportsE MediaSportsE Media: TikTok | Instagram | TwitterRelated Episodes to Megan Faraimo | Former UCLA All-American, National Champion, Professional Softball Player:
    John Wooden Stories as Told By Steve LavinJayda Coleman | Three-time National Champion and Oklahoma SoonerSavanah Whatley: Oregon State Softball, Rip-It Athlete, and A Story of ResilienceCredits:
    From The Players is the property of KazSource, Inc. Presented, produced, and part of the podcast network SportsE Media.Music provided by Haley Hooper | Website | Song: Love Me Anymore on Apple & Spotify

    • 38 min

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4.6 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

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Collegiete softball, women in sports, and so much more!

Great podcast for anyone interested in sports stories, inspiration, women in sports, college softball, and college sports in general. These episodes have so much impact!

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