Pitching , Hitting & Fielding Coaches

Brittany Sprague

 

  • Native of Hudson Falls
  • Graduate of Hudson Falls Central School
  • Softball Pitcher Hudson Falls H.S. & SUNY ACC
  • Professional coaching license thru the New York State Education Dept.
  • Former Asst. Coach / Pitching Coach for Women’s Softball at Adirondack Community College
  • Former G.F. Modified  Head Coach & GF Varsity / JV Pitching Coach
  • Active Travel Team Head Coach

Hank Pelton

 

  • Native of Hudson Falls
  • Graduate of Hudson Falls Central School
  • Professional coaching license thru the New York State Education Dept.
  • Assistant Coached Softball at Glens Falls High School for the 14 years.  He has also coached Glens Falls Indians Football Varsity O-Line/D-line 23 yrs(1996-2019)
  • Former Asst. Coach for Women’s Softball at Adirondack Community College
  • Proud Honorably Discharged Veteran of The United States Marine Corps
  • Current President of Greenjackets Football Team
  • Member Greenjackets & MLFN Hall of Fame as Player (Center/ LS: 1988-2000)

Pitching Instructor Grace Davis

Grace Davis

Catching Instructor Allyson Woodcock

Allyson Woodcock

Catching Instructor Deme Kellogg

Hitting Instructor Jack Celeste

 

•Native of South Glens Falls

•Graduate of South Glens Falls Central School and Adirondack Community College

•Professional coaching license thru the New York State Education Dept.

•Has coached modified basketball and softball at South Glens Falls for the past 12 years.  He has also coached modified baseball.

.Former Girls Head Varsity Basketball coach at South Glens Falls High School

•Coached baseball at Adirondack Community College.

•Formed the South Glens Falls Girls Softball league and was president for 11 years.

•In 2001, his 14-U team qualified for the ASA Nationals in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and finished very respectably, playing against the best teams in the country.

•Jack created the Adirondack Avalanche Fast-Pitch Travel Softball Organization in 2002.  He is the head of the organization.  The Avalanche is an 18-Under and 14-Under travel softball team with the 18-U team consisting of high school All-Star players from the area.

Over the past 8 years, his Avalanche teams have won over 270 games with appearances in the Pony Nationals in Virginia and North Carolina.

In 2006, his 14-U team competed in the NSA World Series in Columbus, Ohio, and won a berth to the ASA Nationals in Sterling, Virginia.

In 2004 & 2009, his 16-U team competed in the FAST Nationals in Orlando, Florida and finished with a very respectable 9th & 10th place  finishes.

Celeste is most proud of the many players that have played for the Avalanche, who have gone on to be not only high school All-Stars,  but college All-Americans and All-Conference All-Stars.