Hannah Griffin was named the permanent head coach for the Bulldog softball program in May of 2014, after serving as the interim head coach throughout the 2014 season. She originally joined the athletic department in August of 2013 as assistant for the program.
Griffin came to Union after coaching at Northridge High School in Tuscaloosa, Ala. last season, serving as the varsity and JV pitching coach. Griffin was also the pitching coach for Velocity Fast Pitch in her hometown of Mobile, Ala. from 2009-2011, coaching girls aged 14 through 18. Griffin also served at an intern at two schools in the Tuscaloosa area, teaching physical education classes at both.
Griffin entered the coaching ranks off a career as a student-athlete at two schools - Southern Miss and West Alabama. Griffin was a member of the Golden Eagle softball program from 2007-2010. That year, she transferred to West Alabama, playing on the softball squad there from 2010-12.
Griffin earned a Bachelors of Science degree from West Alabama in Dec. of 2012 in Physical Education. She currently resides in Barbourville.