At P360 Performance Sports, we have Professional Instructors with College and/or Professional experience--sharing their personal baseball knowledge and improving each player's skill set in the following ways:
Teaching proper fundamentals while advancing pitch command/selection and increasing velocity.
Teaching proper fundamentals, developing how to handle the bat, loading properly, staying though baseballs at contact, and increasing power.
Teaching proper fundamentals, the ability to use backhand/forehand, clean exchange, and players using their feet to be in a better position to throw.
Mark Fuller was a 4-year letterman in baseball at Auburn University. After college, he played professionally for the New York Mets and the Colorado Rockies organizations. Then, Mark went on to serve as Pitching Coach for North Carolina State University and later Auburn University. Mark has been the Owner/Director of The Sports Academy (now P360) in the Auburn Opelika area for 16 years.
Johnny Lee is originally from Pratville, Alabama. He has softball coaching experience at Lee Scott Academy, as well as with the EC Bullets and Impact Gold organizations. He served as Recruiting Coordinator for these travel organizations for ages 14U-18U for 5 years. In his coaching career, he has helped players commit to Power 5, D1, D2, and JUCO institutions. He has also had several players ranked in the ExtraInning Softball Top 100. Johnny serves as SSG Sox Director in Auburn.
Joey "Rock" Jordan
Joey Jordan comes to Auburn from Roanoke, Alabama. He played Junior College baseball at Southern Union State CC before continued his career at Jacksonville State University and the University of Louisiana Monroe, where he was voted as team captain his senior year. Joey's coaching resume includes a position as Assistant Coach at Callaway (GA) High School and Head Coach of the West Monroe Sox. Joey has given lessons for 3 years, working with Hitters and Infielders.
Originally from Montgomery, Alabama, Tanner Jones won a State Championship in 2018 as a 2nd baseman for Auburn High School. Tanner then took his talents to Coastal Alabama CC. He has experience in all areas of the game, and he even umpires in Auburn in his spare time. Tanner primarily works with Infielders and Hitters.
Rawlins Cleveland was born and raised in Albany, Georgia. In High School, he played in 2 State Championships, and he won it all in 2018. After High School, Rawlins played football at Auburn University before an injury forced him to hang up the football cleats. Then, Rawlins played college baseball at Tallahassee CC, where he started 2 years at catcher. Rawlins is Head Coach of the Hitmen Fall Travel Team, and he instructs Hitters, Catchers, and Pitchers.
Kyler Deese is originally from Auburn, Alabama. He was a member of the 2010 State Championship team at Auburn High School. Kyler then played 4 seasons at Auburn University as both a pitcher and a hitter. After Auburn, he became a Graduate Assistant at the University of South Alabama. His coaching experience also includes the 16u Academy Raiders and 2 seasons in the Excel Organization. Kyler gives lessons in hitting and defense.
Marshall Whittington's hometown is Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He earned All-State Honors in High School as a catcher, and he went on to catch for 2 years at Chattahoochee Valley CC in Phenix City, Alabama. Marshall was Head Coach of the 16U Academy Raiders in the Summer of 2020, and he led the team to a 19-4 record. Marshall has been giving lessons for 2 years, and he primarily works with Hitters and Catchers
Sidney is currently in her senior year at Lee-Scott Academy in Auburn, Alabama. She is signed to play college softball at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, as a catcher. Sidney's career accolades include being named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association All-State Softball Team in 2017 and 2018. Sidney gives hitting and catching lessons.
Shelby Pope is from Dallas, Georgia. She was named an Adidas Top-100 Recruit in high school as the catcher for East Paulding High School. At East Paulding, she led her team to a fourth-place finish at the Georgia State AAAA Tournament and to a second-place finish at the 7AAAA Regionals in 2005. She was named to the All-Region 7AAAA and 5AAAAA squads three consecutive seasons and led her team in batting average, on-base percentage, walks, doubles, triples, and RBI's as a Junior. She finished her career with a .400 career batting average.
Shelby earned scholarships to University of Central Florida and University of West Georgia after high school. Shelby gives lessons in all areas of the game, and serves as a coach on the SSG Sox Auburn staff.
Born and raised in Selma, Alabama, Cassie played for Dallas County High School and was the 4A Player of the Year in 2011, when Dallas County won the state championship. In college, she was a two-time NFCA First Team All-American Pitcher, two-time National Champion, and two-time NAIA World Series MVP for Auburn University at Montgomery. She now lives in Opelika with her husband and three dogs, and in her free time she enjoys showing in competitions with her dogs. Cassie gives lessons in all aspects of the game, and serves on the SSG Sox Auburn Coaching Staff.
Tiffany Howard played softball at Auburn University from 2012-2016 as an outfielder. She won two SEC Championships (2015,2016) and made two WCWS appearances with a runner up finish in 2016. Tiffany was named Third Team All American in 2015. Tiffany gives lessons in all areas of the game, and she is a member of the SSG Sox Auburn Coaching Staff.
Taylor Corbett played collegiate softball at Troy University from 2016-2019 and at Gulf Coast State College from 2015-2016. Before college, she played at Central High School from 2014-2015. Taylor gives lessons in all aspects of the game.
Alexis played at Wallace Community College, and led the team to an Alabama Community College conference southern Division championship her sophomore season. She was named to the First Team ACCC All-Region and All-South Division teams both her freshman and sophomore years. She continued her career at Alabama State University, being named the SWAC Newcomer of the Year in 2019 and to the Preseason All-SWAC First Team in 2020. Alexis gives lessons in all areas of the game, and she serves on the SSG Sox Auburn Coaching Staff.
Danny Cooper has 26 years of experience coaching softball with an emphasis on pitching. He has helped countless players reach their goal of playing college softball, including his daughter. Danny teaches pitching lessons daily at the P360-Auburn facility, and he serves as Pitching Director for Tina Deese in the Alabama Sox Program.