Willie Madrid has been coaching and instructing student athletes for over 25 years. Because of this devotion for the sport, he has guided student athletes at various high schools in the Bay Area, while simultaneously coaching his travel teams in ASA softball competition. The last 3 years Willie has been an assistant at Mission College and the previous 2 years at West Valley College. He also started the San Jose Fury club team many years ago, taking his teams to national championships. He has coached the San Jose Lady Sharks gold team, and recently Willie started the Cal-Aces organization with teams starting from 14u thru 18U. Willie is a Mike Epstein certified trained hitting instructor. Coach Madrid has had personal training by Mike Epstein's Hitting Instruction and has had tremendous success with this philosophy. Willie is an excellent teacher of the game and has always dedicated himself to help his student athletes understand the importance of their academic responsibilities as well as becoming the best softball player that they can possibly become through a sincere commitment to his players on and off the field.