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Division I college players and coaches from ACC, CAA, Big South Conference, ODAC, Conference USA. Divisions I, II & III. Division I college players and coaches from the SEC, CAA, ACC, Big South and ODAC Conferences. Players and coaches will be on-site to teach and assist each camper with all aspects of the game. Additional college players will also support in the teaching of the 16th Annual All-American Fast Pitch Softball Camp.
- Player to Coach Ratio 8:1
- Daily Christian and Motivational Devotions
- Daily guest speakers
- Agility training with Shane Sykes
- Individual Skill Fundamentals
- Individual Hitting Instruction
- Daily Contests
- Umpires will officiate daily games
- A camp T-shirt will be given to all campers.
- Individual Daily Awards & Giveaways at the conclusion of camp
- “Camper of the Week”, “Most Christ Like” and “Sportsmanship Award”
- Slip-n-Slide for sliding techniques (daily)
KERRI COBB: Camp Director
Kerri is the owner of All-American Fast Pitch Softball. She is a professional Fast Pitch Softball Instructor with 27 years experience giving lessons statewide. Kerri specializes in pitching and hitting as well as other essential fundamentals of the game. She is a graduate of Christopher Newport University (CNU) and a Three-Time Softball All-American. She is a former ASA (2000 & 2002) All-American. Kerri was the first All-American Softball player and Hall of Fame inductee at CNU. In 2006 she was named to the USA South 25th Silver Anniversary Softball Team. Kerri has had the honor of working with and directing camps for MIZUNO USA along with Gold Medalists Jennie Finch and Natasha Watley. High School: Graduated from New Kent H.S. …Was a four-year letter winner in softball…VHSL State Softball Runner-up (1991)…Four-time First Team All-District…Three-Time First Team All-Region…Two-Time First Team All-State Selection…Two-Time All District Player of the Year…VHSL All-Star Team Selection
KATHY RILEY Longwood University Head Women’s Softball Coach
DANNY PATTERSON Pastor
SHANE SYKES Performance Trainer
HAYWOOD BOSTIC Coach and NCAA Official
2018 Camp Counselors
University of North Carolina
2018 Honors: ACC Pitcher of the Week (2/13)
ACC Pitcher of the Week (3/27)
2017 Honors: NFCA National Freshman of the Year Top-10 Finalist
• NFCA All-Southeast Region Second Team
• ACC Freshman of the Year
• All-ACC First Team • ACC All-Freshman Team
• ACC All-Tournament Team
• Two-time ACC Pitcher of the Week (3/14, 4/18)
• Carolina Classic All-Tournament Team
• All-ACC Academic Team
• ACC Academic Honor Roll
• UNC Strength & Conditioning Most Improved Player
Virginia Wesleyan University
2017: Div lll National Champion
• Appeared in 41 games, making 33 starts in the circle… Led the nation in win (32) and ERA (0.51) while ranking second with 372 strikeouts… Set the ODAC record for wins, strikeouts, and ERA
• 2016-17 NFCA Scholar-Athlete
• 2017 NFCA National Player of the Year
• 2017 NFCA National Freshman of the Year
• 2017 NFCA First Team All-American
• 2017 FPN First Team All-American
• 2017 All-Atlantic Region First Team2017 State Pitcher of the Year
• 2017 State Rookie of the Year
• 2017 All-State First Team
• 2017 Two time - ODAC Pitcher of the Year
• 2016-17 ODAC All-Academic Team
• 2017 All-ODAC First Team
• 2017 NCAA Championship - Most Outstanding Player
• 2017 NCAA Virginia Beach Super Regional - Most Outstanding Pitcher
• 2017 NCAA Ashland Regional - Most Outstanding Player
• 2017 All-ODAC Tournament Team - Most Outstanding Player
• NFCA 3 time - National Pitcher of the Week
• FPN National Pitcher of the Week
• 2017 7 time - ODAC Pitcher of the Week
PEYTON ST. GEORGE
2017: All-CAA First Team, CAA Pitcher of the Week and Named the Team MVP.
Career: A career .244 hitter with 22 home runs and 71 RBI … Two-time All-Big South selection … Has three home runs in three career Big South Championship games … 46 of her 99 career hits have gone for extra bases … Has stolen 35 career bases
University of Central Arkansas
2018 College Coaches/Instructors
Longwood softball head coach Kathy Riley is set to begin her 21st season at the helm of the Lancer softball program in the 2017-18 season. Throughout her storied career, Riley has posted an overall coaching record of 727-434-1 while notching a 648-367-1 since taking over the Lancer softball program prior to the 1998 season, including a record of .500 or better in each of her 20 seasons.
The Lancers finished 2012 with a final record of 29-26, marking their 12th year with at least 25 wins under Riley. In 2011, Longwood compiled a final record of 37-13 and Riley was named the 2011 Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) Coach of the Year for her efforts.
In addition to her coaching accomplishments, Riley has enjoyed quite a remarkable individual career in athletics. She was the 1981 Broderick Cup National Softball Player of the Year at East Carolina University, leading ECU to a No. 1 national ranking while garnering 1st-team All-America honors. Riley later played on the gold medal-winning team at the 1990 Olympic Sports Festival.
Riley is a member of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA), and was inducted into the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Softball Hall of Fame on November 12, 1999. She received the 2000 USSSA DeBeer-Richard H. Pollak Memorial Outstanding Sportswoman of the Year award as well. Riley has played on five national champion softball teams during the summer months, gaining All-America honors seven times.
LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY ASSISTANT COACH
16th year as an assistant coach • ASA All-American
Over 50 years experience as a player/coach
1999 Virginia Roadsters Women’s Pro Coach. Coached 8 ASA/USSSA 23U Women’s National Championship Teams. He was inducted into the 2004 Virginia Softball Hall of Fame.
Heather “Hokie” Williams
- The camp will be held at Dumbarton Complex (Behind Dumbarton Elementary School).
- Dumbarton Complex: 9000 Hungary Spring Rd
- An on-site EMT and RN will be available during the camp.
- Participants should bring cleats, tennis shoes, helmet, batting gloves, softball glove and bat (if desired). Also a change of clothes, towel, sunscreen, visor and cooler is recommended.
- Camp will provide personal instruction and teach all aspects of the game (pitching, catching, fielding, throwing, bunting, hitting, base running, etc.)
- Girls will be divided up by age and defensive position. With games and contests included.
- One of the few softball camps on the East Coast that guarantees an 8:1 ratio for participants/staff with this amount of experience.
- This camp has helped develop talents of many all-district, all-regional and all-state players.
- Team discount (8 players or more) and family discounts are available (sisters only).
- Concessions will be available on site. If preferred, campers may bring a bag lunch.
PLEASE INCLUDE A COPY OF YOUR INSURANCE CARD WITH YOUR REGISTRATION FORM IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE!!!
PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR ANY POSSIBLE CHANGES IN THE LOCATION DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER!!!