This is Tara Allis' second season as a part of the Coast Fastpitch coaching staff. Allis works as the Pirates defensive coordinator and mental performance coach.
Allis came to the Pirates after spending two years coaching with the Riverside City College Tigers.
Allis graduated with her BS in Psychology from the University of La Verne. As a Scholar-Athlete for the Leopards, Allis was an All-Conference player all four years.
After completing her BS degree, Allis started her coaching career with the Orange County Lionettes travel organization. She also coached the junior varsity program at St. Paul High School, her alumni, before pursuing her graduate degree.
Allis completed her Master's of Education in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Sport Psychology from the University of Missouri.