The Licking Valley athletic department is excited to announce that Shelby McCombs was Board approved last evening to be the next head softball coach at Licking Valley. Shelby is a 2015 graduate of Licking Valley and lead the softball team to the school’s first State Championship in 2013. She went on to play college softball at the University of Louisville for one year and then transferred to The Ohio State University where she played for three years earning first team all-Big Ten honors and first team all-region honors. Shelby graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and Human Ecology. Shelby currently owns and operates McCombs Elite Fastpitch LLC where she coaches girls of all ages how to effectively become a quality pitcher.