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Former Thomas Heyward Academy and USCB standout Ashlie Layman has been named the head softball coach at Spartanburg Methodist College.
After an outstanding high school career at Thomas Heyward, Layman pitched at USCB from 2013-16 and compiled a 56-18 record and a 2.43 ERA. She was the Sun Conference Pitcher of the Year in 2014 and an honorable mention All-Conference selection in 2015 and 2016.
After graduating from USCB with a degree in psychology, Layman returned to her alma mater last year to coach the Rebels’ volleyball team and assist with the softball and basketball teams.
Spartanburg Methodist is a two-year school. The Pioneers were 19-23 overall and 7-8 in region play last season.