Shireese Borden A New Jersey native who moved to Richmond, VA, after receiving a softball scholarship to attend Virginia Union University. Shireese graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor’s in Business & Entrepreneurial Management. Shireese served for 5 years the Assistant Softball Coach at Virginia Union University and currently is lead softball instructor at TSI
Shireese played for the Lady Panthers Softball team from 2011-2014 as the utility player, batting in the first or second slot the entire career. Shireese accomplishments include All-CIAA 1st Team 2013 & All-CIAA 2nd Team 2014. Currently, Shireese is the record holder for most stolen bases in a season and career.
For the last 5 years, Shireese has had numerous experiences in coaching, player development, team building and development, fitness and strength training along with motivational speaking & program development. She has also added beginner pitching to her repertoire after attending Pauly Pitching clinics held here at Tuckahoe Sports. Currently she is Head Coach at Thomas Jefferson High School and continues to work with both high school and college players to advance their skills
Currently, Shireese is located in Henrico, VA, where she is the operating owner of Veggies & Herbs LLC, a healthy eating organization teaching the importance & supporting healthier living while diminishing Richmond’s food desert. Shireese is so excited about the many possibilities with Tuckahoe Sports.
“As a softball player, I have learned that every opportunity is a chance for greatness. As a coach, I have learned that every player has an opportunity to be great. It is my duty to instill & grow that greatness.”