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Western Carolina University Softball
Western Carolina University Softball

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Coaching Staff

Danielle Glosson
Associate Head Softball Coach

Danielle Glosson is in her fifth year coaching for the Catamounts.

She works primarily with the Catamount pitching staff.

In 2015 she watched her four-year coaching of pitcher Jordan Garrett flourishe with Garrett being named to the SoCon Second Team and to the SoCon All-Tournament second team. Garrett also ended her storied career as the Catamounts all-time leader in strikeouts with 740.

In 2014, she guided two Catamount pitchers to big milestones. Garrett broke the Western Carolina softball record for strikeouts in a career and also became the first Catamount pitcher to go over 500 strikeouts in a career. Sophomore relief pitcher Taylor Sigmon recorded six saves during the course of the 2014 season and finished the year ranked fourth in the nation in saves. Sigmon’s six saves also broke the school reocrd for saves in a season.

In 2013, under Glosson's tutelage, Garrett broke the Western Carolina school record for strikeouts in a season with 223. Working with Glosson, Garrett has enjoyed back-to-back 100 plus strikeout seasons in her first two years as a Catamount.

In Glosson's first year, she helped guide then freshman pitcher Jordan Garrett to collect 147 strikeouts in 2012, making Garrett the first freshman Catamount pitcher to go over 100 strikeo

The Winston-Salem, N.C. native was a standout hurler for the Salukis' and ended her career with a 2.25 ERA and a 67-40 record on the mound. In 2010, Glosson was a MVC Pitcher of the Year, First All-Conference and Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-Region Second Team. She was also a two-time MVC Scholar Athlete First Team selection.


Nikki Legg
Assistant Coach

Nikki Legg enters her first season as an assistant coach for Western Carolina softball. Legg extends her Southern Conference roots after having played for Furman University from 2011-2014. .

In addition to 209 career starts in the outfield, the Pawleys Island, S.C. native compiled a career batting average of .284 with 176 hits and 94 runs scored. She led the team in batting average during her sophomore and senior seasons. During her career as a student-athlete, she earned Second Team All-Conference Honors and was placed on the SoCon Honor Roll.

Legg is currently pursuing her Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Western Carolina.