Softball Coaching Staff
Head Coach Christy Shelton
Coach Christy Shelton came to MBU at 1999 and began her work with the softball season in the Spring of 2001. A multi sport athlete at Stuarts Draft High School, Shelton attended Mary Baldwin College and was a starter on both the volleyball and basketball teams. Coach Shelton still holds the record for the highest points per game average in basketball and was named an American Women's Sports Federation All-American. In softball, she has been involved with NSA, ASA, USSSA softball organizations as a coach and player on numerous recreational and travel teams throughout Augusta County for the past 20+ years.
Coach Shelton is always optimistic about MBU’s chances of competing in the USA South and looks forward to the 2019 season. Mary Baldwin’s softball program has won the team sportsmanship award awarded by the conference numerous times. Coach Shelton is a member of the NFCA and she resides in the city of Staunton.
Assistant Coach Amanda Driver
Assistant Coach Jason Whitaker
Coach Jason Whitaker is joining the coaching staff this season. He graduated from Rockbridge County High School and served in the United States Marine Corps. Jason has been involved with coaching baseball and softball the last couple of years on different teams throughout the city of Staunton. He is very eager and excited to be joining the MBC softball program. He resides in Staunton with his wife, Jennifer, and has a daughter, Bethani, and a son, Jacob.