Head Softball Coach
Hometown: Springfield, Georgia
College: Georgia Southern University
Major: B.S. in General Studies
East Georgia State College congratulates Coach Megen Smith on her promotion to Head Softball Coach for the upcoming 2012-2013 season. During the 2011-2012 season, Coach Smith served the Lady Bobcats as the Assistant Coach and worked tirelessly to help the girls develop the skills necessary to become better quality athletes. This year has head coach, Coach Smith strives to push the Lady Bobcats to the top of their division with the help of Assistant Coach Williams. Before coming to East Georgia, she was the assistant fast-pitch softball coach at Bulloch Academy.
In attendance at Georgia Southern University, Coach Smith was a four-year starter with the Eagles. She was a menacing threat both as a pitcher and utility player on the field. Coach Smith is the only player in GSU history to be named to the All-Conference team during each of the four years of participation and currently holds the single season homerun record for Georgia Southern.
"I am excited about the opportunity to work with these girls. I hope to be able to teach them dedication, hard-work and determination, with these tools they will be able to reach any goal they set for themselves." ,Coach Megen Smith says.