Penney Arey Softball Coach

Penney Arey

Lead Softball Hitting Coach

Playing Career:

  • Graduated from Simpson College in 1983
  • BA Education PE/Health/Coaching
  • Played Softball 1980-1982
    • Member of the National Qualifying team that finished 5th 1981


  • 20 years DIII Simpson College
    • 1 National Championship
    • 6 National Qualifying Appearances
    • 3 IIAC Conference Championships
    • Multiple All-Conference, All-Region, All Americans, Academic All Americans
  • 13 years of High School and Middle School
    • 2 State Qualifying teams
    • Multiple All-Conference, All-District, All-Region and All-State Players and Iowa High
    • School Hall of Fame Inductees
  • 12 Years of Travel Ball
    • 4 Years of Little League Baseball
      • 1 State Title
      • 4 Years AAU/USSSA Baseball
        • 3 State Titles AAU
        • 3 National Appearances AAU
  • 8 Years ASA/USSSA Softball
    • 2 State Titles ASA
    • 1 State Runner Up ASA
    • 2 Top 5 Teams in the Nation USSSA
    • Multiple Championship Wins at Local, State and National Levels
    • Div I, II & III, Juco, and NAIA Athletes and Nationally Recognized
  • 11 Years as a Private Instructor for Softball and Baseball 

Penney has not only played the game but has been a coach that has impacted the lives of 1,000’s of athletes that have crossed paths. Her promise has always been to give them back better than when they came to her. She also believes that the game will teach us more than the game itself. If you know Penney she believes that each athlete will become a game-changer in life and this is her why. When you ask her she will tell you that she has built her business on the following: “For the love of the game forever and always.”