Congrats to Ty for being selected as the Head Coach for the 2018 USA Softball Junior Men’s National Team!

Ty McKinney is an experienced player and coach who has a passion for softball.

Ty has over 18 years of national playing experience and over 13 years of different leveled coaching experience.

Ty has played for many nationally ranked teams including the Men’s USA National Team. His coaching experiences include Morehead State University, West Virginia Tech University, Jr Men’s USA National Team, pitching consultant for all four USA National teams, as well as our own coach here at the USA Softball Academy at the HIT Center!

Ty is a dedicated coach and is one of the best in the sport. He has guided and coached many into becoming better players and perfecting their skills.

We are proud to announce we are adding Morgan Zerkle to our coaching staff at USA Softball Training Academy at the HIT Center! Check out her Marshall page and her USA page!

Women’s Elite Team Member
– World Cup of Softball participant
– Hit .667 (4-for-6) with one home run, three RBI and five runs scored

2017 NPF Draft Pick Scrap Yard Dawgs
2017 NFCA All-American Second Team
2017 NFCA Mideast All-Region First Team
2017 Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-America
2017 Conference USA Female Athlete of the Year
2017 Conference USA Player of the Year
2017 All-Conference USA First Team
2017 Conference USA All-Tournament Team
2017 Conference USA All-Academic Team
2017 Conference USA Spirit of Service Award
2017 Conference USA Player of the Week: March 6th & 27th
2017 Conference USA Preseason Player of the Year
2017 Senior CLASS All-American
2017 Senior CLASS Award Finalist
2017 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Finalist
2017 Marshall Co-Female Athlete of the Year
2017 Carolina Classic All-Tournament Team
2017 Top 10 NCAA Batting Average (T2nd – .476)