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Adam Arbour Joins Alabama Softball Staff as Coordinator of Player Management

Adam Arbour Joins Alabama Softball Staff as Coordinator of Player Management


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama softball head coach Patrick Murphy announced the hiring Adam Arbour as the Crimson Tide’s first ever Coordinator of Player Management.

In this position, Arbour is responsible for gathering and interpreting data for all positions on the field, coordinating analytics for both offense and defense, as well as incorporating new technology for the team and staff.

“We are so excited to welcome Adam back to Tuscaloosa,” UA head coach Patrick Murphy said. “He helped us win a lot of games as a volunteer assistant coach and we are really looking forward to seeing what he can do in the player development realm. His love of the game and Alabama softball will make him an excellent addition to our staff. Our current and future student-athletes will be the benefactors.”

This marks Arbour’s third stint with the Tide softball team, serving as a volunteer assistant from 2011-14 before returning from 2015-17. He began his softball career as a student manager at the University of Michigan under Hall of Fame head coach Carol Hutchins and later served as an assistant coach at the University of Iowa. He also worked as an account executive at Blast Motion and was a high performance coach and trainer in Ann Arbor, Mich.

  • High Performance Coach/Trainer (2017-2022)
  • Blast Motion – Account Executive (2020-21)
  • University of Alabama – Volunteer Assistant (2015-17)
  • University of Iowa – Assistant Coach (2014-15)
  • University of Alabama – Volunteer Assistant (2011-14)
  • University of Michigan – Softball Student Manager (2009-11)

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