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"This Is" are in-depth short documentaries on some of the most prolific softball players in the country like Lauren Chamberlain, Sierra Romero, and more.

This Is Sis Bates

This Is Sis Bates

Feb 15, 2019

From Ceres, California, Sis Bates emerged as one of the most electric softball players in the country. Like many competitive softball players, she had to commute three to four hours to play on one of the most competitive club teams in the nation. She's encountered failure and loss, but those things never break her spirit. Her purpose on the field is so much greater than any of us could imagine.

Producer: Chez Sievers

Director of Photography: David Coone

Editor: Simone Khan