Coach Allen Elledge is a life long resident of Hampton Roads. He brings over 30 years of experience of coaching and playing ranging from AAU to the collegiate level. Coach Elledge played for Bethel High School, where he was named team captain, 2nd Team All District and was a 2-time Legion All-Star. After High School, he went on to play baseball for Ferrum College where he was named team captain, All Conference and All Region. Coach Elledge later transfered to James Madison University where an ankle injury shortened his playing career. In addition to his college playing experience, Coach Elledge played in three college summer league national championships, winning two. Prior to being named Head Coach at Stratford University, Coach Elledge started and spent three years as the Head Coach at Thomas Nelson Community College. He is currently an associate scout for the Chicago Cubs organization and is the co-founder and Director of East 2 West Catching Academy.