TYLER, TX (KLTV) -The Lady Raiders won’t make the post season in softball, but they made progress as Tori Sanchez the lone senior on the team praises her coach, Justin Kniffen.
“I’ve had three coaches since I’ve been here and Coach Kniffen stands out a lot because he really sees the potential in everybody. And he really wants to better everyone, and this program. Him being here and just trying to - every practice, every game - to make us better," she explained.
Kniffen said, “We made a lot of strides as a team, you know, we totally rebuilt or tried to rebuild this program and we’ve got the type of kids we want in the program and they work hard. They have fun, at the very most, they have fun, but they’re competing.”