Coach Joy Long Gleason

Pillow Academy is proud to announce Coach Joy Long Gleason as PA's new softball coach. She will be the head coach of our softball program. She plans to begin immediately. 
 
Coach Gleason is bringing years of softball experience with her - both as a player and as a coach. 
She played at Delta State from 2000-2004 (148-77). While at DSU, she was named to the All-Gulf South Conference team; the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-South Regional team; and was a member of the MS All-Star team. She was inducted into DSU Athletic Hall of Fame in 2014.
 
Coach Gleason coached at DSU from 2004-2007, first as a graduate assistant coach and then as a DSU assistant coach. She has also coached a Cleveland travel ball team with several of those girls advancing to the college level. 

Married to PA's Coach Steve Gleason, they have 3 children - Gavin,15; Avery, 14; and Teagan, 7 months.
 
We are excited to have Coach Joy Gleason! Please join us in welcoming her to our Mustang family.