Welcome to TSI Softball


Our program is designed to develop and teach players the game of softball in order for them to reach their short and long term goals. Using professional staff, we are able to teach players the most efficient and effective skill building methods to progress as a softball player. Whether a beginner looking to learn the basic fundamentals and knowledge of the game or an advanced player wanting to maintain or further their skill level, TSI provides quality resources for all to accomplish these goals. TSI strives on developing players and their knowledge of the game by using the same skill building methods taught at the collegiate and professional levels. Lastly, TSI’s mission is to help youth set a foundation and roadmap to success by helping players build character, leadership characteristics, and most importantly, confidence.


**24 hour cancellation notice or forfeit the missed lesson

Member Pricing Non-Member Pricing
1/2 hr. Lesson$40$45
1 hr. Lesson$75$80
3-Pack Lessons (3-1hr. or 6-1/2 hr. *Expires 2 months from purchase)$210$240
4-Pack Lessons (4-45 min. *Expires 2 months from purchase)$210$230
6-Pack Lessons (6-1hr. or 12-1/2 hr. *Expires 4 months from purchase)$390$420

**To schedule a lesson contact one of our instructors today!!

This is a fast-paced class designed to improve athleticism and proper mechanics through advanced catching drills, combined with explosive circuit training for increased strength and speed to take your catching to the next level. There will be intensive drills and instruction in all areas of catching: stances, throw downs, receiving, framing, communication, and blocking.

Catching Insanity

August/September Classes

8/29-9/26 ~ Mondays 7-8PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>

**No class Labor Day

October Classes

10/3-10/24 ~ Mondays 7-8PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>

November Classes

11/7-11/28 ~ Mondays 7-8PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>
**October & November Catching Insanity is combined with Defensive Insanity

 This is a fast-paced class designed to improve athleticism, range, and proper mechanics through intensive defensive drill work, combined with explosive speed training  to take you to the next level. Players will learn correct throwing techniques as well as correct footwork and glove work for every position on the field.


Defensive Insanity

October Classes
8/29-9/26 ~ Mondays 6-7PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>
**No class Labor Day

November Classes

11/7-11/28 ~ Mondays 7-8PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>
**Defensive Insanity is combined with Catching Insanity in both October and November

Power Hitting Insanity

This is a strength building class that will use the ballistic training technique to build bat speed and strength in all hitters.  We will go over vision training to help improve the batters ability to pick up the pitch and location.

October Classes

10/3-10/24 ~ Mondays 6-7PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>

November Classes

11/7-11/28 ~ Mondays 6-7PM | Cost: $100 | Register Now >>

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… for softball! Join TSI for our 3rd Annual Softball Christmas Camp, December 21 & 22. This camp is for all girls ages 7+ that want to get in a little more softball before the Holiday. This all-inclusive camp will cover just about every aspect of softball: base running, infield, outfield, pitching, catching, and hitting. Our staff, former and current, college and high school players will give intensive instruction and will give the athletes the tools necessary to Advance Your Game.

December 21 & 22 (Wednesday and Thursday)

Time: 9am-4pm | Ages: 7+ | Cost: $125

Register Now >>




  • Making girls stronger people on and off the field
  • Encouraging our players to communicate, be responsible and hold themselves accountable
  • Motivating our players to challenge their limits while providing them with the tools necessary to take their game to the next level
  • Providing every Lady Titan with the road map to academic success while satisfying all NCAA- Division I academic requirements
  • Encouraging girls to passionately chase their softball dreams
  • Providing players with Recruiting Resources
  • Demanding excellence
Coaches: Crystal Byars & Logan Tollison
Player NamePlayer NamePlayer Name
Taylor AtkinsonAbigail CraftonElizabeth Crafton
Kaileigh HensleyAlyssa HopkinsAnna Nidermaier
Samantha RaoCallie RightnourKyndall Shapiro
Kellyn StackMackenzie Yates
Coaches: Mark Tyler
Player NamePlayer NamePlayer Name
Madeline CarpenterLogan DillonEmma Fredenburg
Lilly HartleyAllie HazelgroveMary Lou Holmes
Anna Grace HoweKatelyn HubleyMimi Larsen
Kate SanneLayne TaylorSydney Tyler
Coaches: Theresa Caraher & Trisha Massenzo
Player NamePlayer NamePlayer Name
Emma BellDanielle BrownAlexandra Burks
Alex DinardoGracie FisherMaggie Hiatt
Carsen HogstonAmanda LanyonEmmalee Lawson
Megan MesserKaci ParrishTinsley Porter
Ivy RayBrie Tyler
Coaches:  Kaitlyn Crane, Shawn Tiller & Joe Mayo
Player NamePlayer NamePlayer Name
Madelyn BickfordMadison CarrollLindsay Cooper
Sterling DixonReagan GordonTeri Jackson
Katlyn MayoAlexis MillsKaitlyn Mitchell
Gabby MooreEllen PalyaBriahna Thornton
Sarah TillerJordan Webster


Radford University Softball standout Nichole Beall joins the TSI Training Center Staff as the new Director of Softball Operations. Nichole has a wide range of responsibilities, as she is involved in every aspect of the softball program. Nichole serves as the lead instructor for all TSI Softball lessons, TSI Softball Camps/Clinics, as well as all of the day to day operations. Nichole, also coaches a number of TSI Lady Titans softball teams.  Nichole comes to TSI as a 2012 graduate of Radford University along with an outstanding softball career, where she was named 2012 National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association NCAA All-American. She was also voted two-time Big South Conference Player of the Year for the years of 2011 and 2012. Nichole, was also named First Team All Mid-Atlantic –Region 2009,2011,2012; First Team All-State 2010, 2011; All State Player of the Year 2012; Second Team VASID All State 2009; First Team All-Conference 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012. Nichole is an experienced middle infielder who along with coaching will be providing instruction in Hitting, Defense, Beginning Pitching, Personal Training, Speed and Agility. Email Nichole or Call: (540) 522-8724


Katy comes to TSI with five years of Division I softball coaching experience. She was the assistant coach at Radford University for the past three years. With on field instruction being Lampman’s main focus, the Highlander bats and defensive play flourished during her time at RU. The Highlanders won three consecutive Big South Championships (2009, 2010, 2011) and made two consecutive NCAA Regional appearances (2009, 2010) while Lampman coached there. She was also part of a staff that was named Mid-Atlantic Region Coaching Staff of the Year 2009. The Highlanders broke defensive records for double plays (24) and fielding percentage (.966) and offensive records for batting average (.318), homeruns (74), and slugging (.541) during Lampman’s coaching tenure. A 2003 graduate of Winthrop University and a three year starting catcher, she spent two seasons as a volunteer coach at her alma mater. While with the Eagle’s, she worked closely with the pitchers, catchers, and hitters. Along with coaching, Lampman has provided private lessons that keyed on hitting, pitching, and catching while working several camps at Radford, Winthrop, University of Georgia, Virginia Profiles, Virginia Wesleyan, and Canada over the past decade. In 2007, she founded the Superior Softball School in Concord, NC which offered individual instruction and clinics in all areas of softball. Email Katy or Call: (540) 230-8666









Pete is committed to offering a passionate, high-energy, hands-on, fun environment for developing potential into maximum athletic performance.  Pete has developed the “Pure Hitting Program” which is a deep and detailed hitting program predicated on consistency, flow, power, mental toughness and has helped mold hundreds of baseball and softball players at the NCAA level and professional ranks.

Contact Pete today to schedule a lesson.  (678) 836-9851 or via email.


Left Radford owning four career records: doubles (53), runs (178), total bases (436) and hit by pitches (36)… Ranks in the top five in eight other categories, including second in batting average (.368), hits (246), slugging (.653) and on base percentage (.429), homeruns (41)… Ranked in the Big South’s top-10 in home runs, hits, doubles and runs scored… Three-time Big South First Team…First Radford female student-athlete to be drafted by a professional organization (Chicago Bandits, NPF)… Three- time all-state selection (two first team)… 2010 First-Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region… 2010 Big South and VaSID State Player of the Year… 2009-10 Big South Female Student-Athlete of the Year… 2009 and 2010 Big South Tournament MVP. Will be available at TSI for hitting instruction.  Email Kristen or Call: (434) 566-3268

Headshot_Trisha Massenzo

Four year starter as a catcher for East Tennessee State University (2006-2010) and three year captain. Hit consistently in the third or fourth spot for three years and maintained on average a 0.990 fld% throughout the four years. During collegiate career provided private hitting and catching lessons and was involved in all camps affiliated with the university. In high school Trisha was a four year letter winner in softball and named All-Conference and All-District from 2003-2006. Selected All-state in 2006 and 2006 All-Northeast Player of the year runner-up. Email Trisha or Call: (804)517-1638



Theresa began her softball career at Osborn High School where she split time between pitching and outfield. As a pitcher she threw four no hitters and one perfect game. While at Osbourn she collected multiple awards and honors: Four time MVP, was named 2nd Team All-District as a freshman and 1st Team from her sophomore through senior year. She made the Washington Post All-Metro honorable mention team her junior and senior year and The Journal Messenger 1st team All-Area utility player her senior year. After High School she continued her career at Longwood University where she received the Golden Glove Award for a .998 fielding percentage. Her college career was short lived, however, as it ended with a torn rotator cuff and pinched nerve her sophomore year. Her coaching career began at Highland Springs High School, most recently she has coached a 12u and 14u softball team at RBAWest.

Theresa is available for individual lessons. Email or Call: (804) 972-1524


Becky Snow has nearly twenty years of experience working in the coaching world with teams and individual athletes. She competed at the University of New Haven in both basketball and softball and was inducted into their Athletics Hall of Fame in 2011. Upon graduation she began her college coaching career with the Southern Connecticut State University women’s basketball program as a second assistant. After a brief stint chasing her professional basketball career overseas, she returned to the University of New Haven Basketball program, followed by assisting the softball program in the spring. She soon became the Head Softball Coach at the University of New Haven for three seasons reaching the NCAA regional tournament in back to back seasons. She has continued to work with softball and basketball players on individual skills and performance improvement as well as coach on the high school level. She has worked with players of all positions including pitchers.

Becky has been drawn to helping athletes and coaches improve their performance through psychological skills training. Since completing her masters degree in sport and exercise psychology she has worked with individuals and teams providing consulting and training to improve mental skills needed for sport. For two seasons she has served as the sport psychology consultant for the Western Connecticut State University softball team. Becky has also provided sport psychology services for individuals recovering from concussion, sports injury, and those striving to reach their highest potential possible. She is in the process of completing her AASP certification for sport and exercise psychology consulting. She does private and group consulting and has recently become a trainer for the Positive Coaching Alliance.

Becky is available for individual lessons. Email or Call: (804) 239-6458

Crystal Byars





Coach Byars was a 3 sport athlete at Varina High school where she excelled in Volleyball, Basketball and Softball.  She continued her career at Christopher Newport University where she competed in Softball and Basketball. She was named Dixie Conference Player of the Week multiple times during her career as at catcher for CNU. Crystal currently coaches basketball at Stonewall Jackson Middle School & Lee-Davis High School. Byars currently is a teacher at Lee-Davis High School.

Crystal is available for lessons.  Contact her at (804) 307-7108 or email 


logan tollison

Logan Tollison was a 3 sport athlete at Thomas Dale High School where she competed in volleyball, basketball and softball. She attended North Carolina Wesleyan for one year where she was a first year starter in center field. She transferred to Virginia State University on a full softball scholarship and was a 3 year starter there, playing outfield and ending her career as the starting short stop. She earned a BS in Computer Engineering. Logan enjoys working with kids and is passionate about the game of softball.

Logan can be reached at (804) 892-0374 or via email

cam byars

Cam Byars: Played football, basketball, and baseball all 4 years at Blacksburg High School in Blacksburg, SC. All state honors in football & baseball. Continued his baseball career as a pitcher & outfielder at USC Sumter in South Carolina. Currently plays/pitches at the highest level of slow pitch softball in Conference USSSA.

Cam is available for lessons and can be reached at (804)916-0047 or via email

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Registration Info: To enter any of these tournaments, contact Mark Rowe at: 804.387.8806

Saturday February 4th, 2017 | 5PM to 12AM or so!
Now Accepting: 4 – 12U Teams

Double Elimination / 2 Game Guarantee.
$150.00 Entry Fee plus a $15.00 per Team Per Game Umpire Fee.

Saturday February 11th, 2017 | 5PM to 12AM or so!
Now Accepting: 4 – 10U Teams

Double Elimination / 2 Game Guarantee.
$150.00 Entry Fee plus a $15.00 per Team Per Game Umpire Fee.

Saturday February 18th, 2017 | 5PM to 12AM or so!
Now Accepting: 4 – 12U Teams

Double Elimination / 2 Game Guarantee.
$150.00 Entry Fee plus a $15.00 per Team Per Game Umpire Fee.

Saturday February 25th, 2017 | 5PM to 12AM or so!
Now Accepting: 4 – 10U Teams

Double Elimination / 2 Game Guarantee.
$150.00 Entry Fee plus a $15.00 per Team Per Game Umpire Fee.

A. Pool play will last five (5) innings or have a 55 – minute Time limit whichever occurs first. DROP DEAD AT 55 MINUTES, the score is what it is –no reverting back

B. Games may end in a tie.

C. You may bat your entire roster, but you must end the game with the same number of batters in your lineup as you started with. In the event of an injury and you have no substitutes, you will be awarded an out every time that person is supposed to bat.

D. Only 8 defensive players may be on the field at a time. (2 outfielders, pitcher, catcher, 1st Baseman, 2nd Baseman, Shortstop, and 3rd Baseman) D. Home Team Determined by coin flip by the Umpire prior to the start of the game. Pitcher is only allowed two warm up pitches in between innings with no throw down to second from catcher. Pinch runners for catcher must be last out or a substitute not in the batting order. (THIS IS TO HAVE CATCHER READY TO GO WHEN INNING IS COMPLETE).

E. Balls may be played off the top net. Balls that hit the top netting are considered live, If Caught it will be considered an out. Balls that hit off a net in foul territory is considered dead. Balls that hit off the outfield netting will be live but will not be considered an out if caught in the air after hitting the netting.

F. Seeding will be determined by pool play record. If there is a tie, then we will go to runs allowed, fewest runs allowed =higher seed. If there is a tie, then we will go to runs scored. If there is a tie, then a coin flip will determine higher seed.

A. Five (5) innings or 55-minute time limit. We will finish the inning. We must have a winner.
B. International tie breaker–into effect when 55-minutes or five (5) innings have expired.
C. Umpires will keep time-The Official score keeper will record the game
time in the official book
D. You may bat your entire roster, but you must end the game with the same number of batters in your lineup as you started with.
E. Only 8 defensive players may be on the field at a time. (2 outfielders, pitcher, catcher, 1st Baseman, 2nd Baseman, Shortstop, and 3rd Baseman)