Coach Abrey played four years of Varsity Softball at South Hills High School in West Covina before starting her college softball career at Azusa Paciic University. Abrey also played four years of travel ball with Californa Thunder Gold 18u. A four year starter in the outfield, Abrey helped here team win the 2016 Pac West Championship. Coach Abrey is now an assistant coach at APU and is pursuing a Masters in Sociology before she starts her career in law enforcement. When we asked Coach Abrey what keeps bringing her back to the softball field she said “I am forever grateful for all the valuable lessons and opportunities that softball has given me. I have coached almost every age group and have loved everyone. I am just grateful to play a small part in these girls lives and I can’t wait to see where they all end up”.
Coach Kat Cortez played travel softball for California Lite under Coach Pam Newton and Victor Stewart. She earned a scholarship to play softball at Norfolk State University in Norfolk, VA. Where she was the starting catcher. After graduating in the Fall of 2014 with a degree in Psychology, Kat stayed to coach the 2015 season at NSU. She then return back home to her hometown in Pomona. She coached HS JV basketball and varsity softball at Garey High School. Coach Kat is the current catching coach for Clutch Up Softball Academy and Assistant softball Coach for Chaffey College.
Coach Leesa Harris played travel ball for Cal Lite where she earned a full scholarship to
play at Cal State Fullerton as a starting outfielder. During her time as a student-athlete,
she was a two-time Big West Conference selection and continues to hold the record for
best fielding percentage. Leesa graduated from CSUF in 2015 with a degree in Human
Services. She is currently the Head Coach at View Park Preparatory Charter High
School where they have won 3 CIF Championships in the last 4 years. Leesa was also
named LA City Coach of the Year for 3 years straight and the 2017-2018 California
State Coach of the Year. She is Clutch Up Softball Academy's 16u Coach and the
Assistant Coach at West Los Angeles College.
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