Heather Hall is now in her third season as the head softball coach at Union University. In June of 2007, Hall was hired as the new head softball coach and she posted a 37-22 record with an NAIA Region XI Tournament appearance in her first season.
her career at Union University she has compiled a record of 63-45
Hall, a native of Prince Edward Island, Canada, spent two seasons as the assistant coach at the University of Tennessee at Martin under the leadership of Head Coach Donley Canary.
Hall played college softball at Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania from 2001-2004. In 2004, she graduated with a major in Social Work and a minor in French. While at Gannon, she set numerous school records. Hall holds careers records for strikeouts (857), shutouts (35), innings pitched, ERA (1.06), wins (68), complete games (81), and games started. She also holds Gannon's single season record for strikeouts (226), while also holding the second, third, and fourth spots for strikeouts in a season. Hall adds single season records in ERA (0.51), complete games, innings pitched, and shutouts to her list of milestones. In 2001, Hall was named the GLIAC Freshman of the Year and was a three-time All-GLIAC performer (2001, 2002, and 2004). In 2002, her ERA and strikeouts placed her second and third respectively in NCAA Division II ranks.
Hall has competed in the Canadian Nationals at the junior and senior levels. She was named the MVP for the Canadian Senior Women’s National Tournament in 2002.
Hall was married to Steven Hall, Jr. on July 7, 2007. She has one step daughter, Audrey (8), a son, Carl (1), and are expecting the birth of a son in June.
Graduate Assistant Coach
Kristen Kirk begins her first season as a graduate assistant for the softball program. Last season, Kirk completed her four-year playing career for Union.
During Kirk’s career, Union won 140 games, posted a TranSouth regular season and tournament runner-up finish, and also posted a third place finish in the region tournament.
Kirk recorded the third best single game with eight total bases in a game during the 2006 season. During her career, she was named a TranSouth All-Conference performer, TranSouth Scholar Athlete and NAIA Scholar Athlete.
Kirk is a native of Bolivar, Tenn. and is the daughter of Tony and Teresa Kirk. Her dad Tony is a former Union baseball standout and her sister Keaton is currently playing softball for Union.