Coach Ty Young enters into his eighteenth year at Indian River State College in 2019-20 season. Coach Young serves as Indian River’s softball programs Asst. Head softball coach and is the team’s primary hitting instructor. During his tenure as the primary hitting instructor Indian River State College traditionally is one of the elite offensive teams in the state.
During his time at Indian River State College Softball Coach Young’s work has been very instrumental to the success of the program. While at IRSC the teams and the coaching staff have won many awards and were nationally recognized as the 2002 NFCA National Coaching Staff of the Year. Also, Indian River State College teams have won more than 500 games, won nine Southern Conference Championships, two NJCAA Region 8A Championships, two FSCAA State Championships and were the 2002 NJCAA National Champions.
Prior to coaching at Indian River Coach Young headed the Fillies Fast-Pitch program, one of the elite travel programs in the country. In his final season as coach of the Fillies, eight of his players received scholarships to NCAA universities, six of the players went on to play in the Southeastern Conference, and one of his former players later became a 1st team NCAA All American.