Bev Bauer has been involved with either playing or coaching softball for the past 25 years. Bauer attended Hempfield Area High School where she lead the Spartans to a WPIAL Championship in 1998 and a PIAA State Championship in 1999. She continued playing softball collegiately and had a successful career at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. During her time at IUP, the team qualified for both the PSAC Regional and NCAA Atlantic Regional tournaments. She was a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Scholar Athlete and holds multiple season and career hitting records. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree with honors in Management Information Systems and went on to obtain her MBA from Duquesne University.
After spending time working and coaching in central Pennsylvania, she made her way back to the Pittsburgh area. Bev assisted the Shaler Area Lady Titans JV softball team during the 2016 season and was the head coach for the Shaler Middle School team in 2017. Bev is experienced in every position to include infield/outfield and pitching/catching.