Holly Vance is our Softball pitching instructor. Holly Tucker-Vance is a Chattanooga native where she played for Frost Falcons and Soddy-Daisy High School. She was a 4 year starting pitcher for Division I Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. In 1999 she opened Alabama Academy of Fastpitch where she and her staff trained students from all over Alabama. She was the coach of the 2002-2003 State and Regional Champions18U Birmingham Vipers and Coach of Bessemer Academy Softball. Holly was the assistant/pitching coach at Brentwood Academy in Brentwood, TN from 2005-2007. After her move to Knoxville in 2007, She has been conducting clinics and training area girls in fastpitch. She enjoys working all aspects of the game and training students to have strong fundamentals and mental awareness of the game.