Bernadette Cardon, the owner of HITS, played Division 1 Softball at the United States Military Academy and was a part of the team to go to the Texas Regional in 2013 after winning the Patriot League tournament. After her college career, she helped coach New Bern High School’s softball team, where she specialized in hitting and catching and helped their clean-up batter to obtain a .601 batting average. After, she joined William Peace University’s softball staff as an assistant coach. The team ended with a .295 batting average and a slugging percentage of .392. She also focused on the infield and ended with a team fielding percentage of .946. Bernadette is now the head coach at Brunswick Community College and will begin their inaugural season this fall of 2019.
Bernadette graduated from West Point with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and is currently obtaining her Master’s in Sports Psychology. Down the road, she plans to get her Ph.D in Sports Psychology. She currently resides in Leland, NC where she works as a Mental Health Technician, coaches softball, and provides both individual lessons and camps.