To schedule a lesson contact Coach Gardner at 812-606-3775

Michelle Gardner

Coach Gardner has been coaching Division I softball for over 25 years. Michelle pitched at the University of Michigan where she was selected as the Big Ten Player of the Year and earned First Team All-Region accolades. After finishing her collegiate career, Michelle participated in three Olympic Festivals and earned ASA All-American recognition.
Michelle’s coaching career began at Bowling Green State as an assistant coach. She also held assistant coaching positions at Florida State and Arizona State. In 2002, Michelle was chosen as the head coach to reinstate the University of Nevada softball program after a 14-year hiatus. During her six-year stint with the Wolfpack, Michelle’s teams reached 2 NCAA Regionals and in 2008 she was named the WAC Coach of the Year. After successfully rebuilding the Wolfpack program, Michelle and her family relocated to Bloomington where she served as the head coach of the Indiana University softball program for nine years.

“I am thrilled to be a part of Diamond Dynamics. With the sport of softball growing by leaps and bounds, the opportunity to work with and develop young softball players in this community is very exciting.”-Michelle Gardner

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