CSA 18A Silver
Three main aspects of athlete DEVELOPMENT.
The focus of Colorado Softball Academy is to development the whole athlete – MENTALLY, PHYSICALLY, EMOTIONALLY. CSA is full-circle player development academy for athletes ages 4 years old through college age. Created and coached by former college softball players, our training and character development programs are designed to help our female-athlete achieve their on-field goals, while building self-confidence and serving as leaders in the community.
CSA competitive team programs will be structured very similar to college programs and will include – mental performance development, strength, conditioning and nutrition coaching, skill and team specific development, recruiting roadmap and support.
Colorado Softball Academy is built for female athletes, by female athletes. All CSA Coaches have experience playing and coaching softball at a high level. All of our instructors are experts in their craft and are passionate about empowering the next generation of female-athletes. We care about building players as athletes, teammates, and community members. CSA provides opportunities through playing, training, coaching, umpiring, internships, and jobs. Our goal is to make CSA a home for female athletes to grow up through from age as we help prepare them for the college transition.
What Makes Us Different?
As part of the CSA Family, you are playing for the Academy, not a specific coach. All of the CSA full-time coaches work together to identify athletes, get to know their personal goals and help develop those athletes to meet their goals through our system. Are you tired of having to jump from team to team, or organization to organization? Us too, we are tired of seeing the current breakdowns. You will have all of the CSA Player Development Coaches (even if they aren’t the head coach of your team) in your corner for life. Sport is a platform to develop strong and confident women, both on and off the field – that is our goal….to prepare you for life and have a lot of fun doing so!
CSA TEAM ATHLETES RECEIVE:
A 44,858 sq. ft. state of the art indoor training facility.
A full-time staff of experienced player development coaches and mentors.
A state-of-the-art weight room for female-athletes, with a full-time sports performance coach.
Custom Strength & Conditioning and Nutrition Programs
Mental Performance Coaching with CSA’s Dr. Allison Dake
Access to all CSA Player Development Coaches (all of whom played high level college softball and are elite instructors)
Study Hall Space
Team room for video analysis.
Mentorship — Character & Leadership Development
– Online Resume
– eMail Templates/Sssistance
– Networking Assistance
– Showcase Tournaments
Head Coach Lauren Paige
Lauren began playing the beautiful game of softball when she was four years old. Her love for the game grew and pushed her to achieve high accolades as an athlete. Lauren was a four-year varsity letter winner, two-time First Team All-Continental League, and First Team All-State. After high school, she went on to play four years of D1 softball at the University of Northern Colorado as a pitcher, designated hitter and first baseman. Lauren was recognized for her abilities throughout college. She was a COSIDA First Team All-American, finished top 50 OBP in D1 softball in 2018, led UNC in homeruns Sophomore and Senior year, 7th all-time career OBP, 4th all-time career HRs, 2nd all-time career walks, and holds record for career least walks allowed (pitching), just to name a few! Lauren was an all-star both on and off the field. She finished on the Dean’s List and the Big Sky All-Academic Team all four years at UNC. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Exercise Science and a Minor in Nutrition. After completing her undergrad, Lauren when on to earn an MA in Sport Coaching.
Since completing her softball and academic careers, she began a new one. Lauren became a Sport Performance Coach at Landow Performance, a Certified Hitting Instructor, Current Head Coach of Colorado Styxx 16G- Paige, and has coached 13 different teams in 8 years ranging from 8U – 16 Gold.