Grand Slam USA

4500 Western Blvd. #100
Raleigh, NC 27606
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Leigh Ann Genetti

Academy Insturctor, Girl’s Fastpitch

A graduate of the University of South Florida, the former Leigh Ann Ellis was a star pitcher for the Bulls, collecting 77 wins and 633 strikeouts in her final two seasons. As a senior, she set the school record for victories with 43, marking the third best total in the country. Genetti received a bachelor of arts degree in interdisciplinary social science in May of 2004.


A finalist for 2004 National Player of the Year and a Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-America honoree, she twice garnered All-Conference USA first team accolades during her collegiate tenure and took home C-USA Pitcher of the Year honors in 2004. She was inducted into the USF Softball Hall of Fame in 2008.


Genetti took the circle for the New England Riptide of the Nation Pro Fastpitch League for two years. She also played on softball’s premier stage, competing with both the USA National and USA Elite teams in overseas competition.


After graduation, Genetti spent 7 years coaching division 1 softball, with the last 5 years as pitching coach for the NC State Wolfpack. During her time with the Pack she coached an All-American pitcher in 2007 and multiple All-ACC players.


In addition to her work on the field, Genetti has instructed at numerous premier softball camps and clinics in the triangle as well as the east coast.


As an undergraduate at USF, she served as president of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, while representing the Bulls at the NCAA Leadership Conference.