Elizabeth Holloman, Head Softball Coach

Coach Elizabeth Holloman is a native of Hillsborough County who began playing baseball first at North Brandon Little League, then transitioned to softball. She played travel ball for the Lady Knights and Tampa Mustangs. In high school, she played softball and volleyball, graduating from Brandon High in 2003. Coach B went on to play softball at HCC from 2003-2005 under Coach Seymour; she was a starter on the team that in 2005 set the school record for the most wins in a season. Coach B was named Offensive Player of the Year in 2005, and earned First Team All-Conference Honors.

After HCC, Coach B played at Warner Southern University, where she was a First Team All-Conference and First Team All-Region player. During her time at Warner, she also set individual school records for hitting. After graduation, Coach B came back to Hillsborough County to teach high school and coach high school softball; she’s been teaching for 8 years. She began coaching travel ball with the Tampa Mustangs Organization. With the Mustangs, she was an assistant coach that helped guide the team to become the 2014 ASA 18A National Champions and 18A Florida State Champions, as well as the 2015 National Runner-Up team.



Jeff Almand, Associate Head Coach

Coach Almand is a native of Tampa, Florida and a graduate of Hillsborough High School in Tampa where he lettered and co-captained the varsity basketball team his senior year. After graduation he attended HCC and was later hired by the Tampa Fire Department, now Tampa Fire/Rescue, where he worked until retiring after 30 years of service.

Coach Almand was introduced to the game of fastpitch softball in 1974 and played competitively for 13 years traveling the Southeast with various local teams. Coach Almand is now in his 16th year of coaching fastpitch softball from Little League to coaching travel team ball with the Tampa Lookouts, Tampa Wildcats and Tampa Mustangs.  These youth teams won numerous tournaments and placed as high as 2nd nationally. 

Coach Almand is proud to have been part of many young ladies lives that have gone on to have successful college careers.  Coach Almand is married and has one daughter and is now in his 8th year as an Assistant Softball Coach with Hillsborough Community College.