Our Instructors








Hitting, Catching

The Mediocre Coach Tells

The Good Coach Explains

The Great Coach Demonstrates 

The Best Coach Inspires.

Our instructors have decades of experience between them. They specialize in pitching, hitting, catching, and fielding. Our instructors teach fundamentals, develop skills, and strengthen your athleticism. They will encourage you, push you, challenge you, and get your best out of you. Check out more about our instructors below! 


Coach Keith Smith

Keith brings nearly 25 years of experience in pitching instruction and coaching to Champion’s Edge. He has coached the very successful Indiana Shockwaves and Indy Edge teams. Keith has been instrumental in helping his pitching students obtain their goals in both high school and college. Pitching lessons range from beginners to advanced students as well as college athletes. Formal lessons/instructions are based upon solid fundamentals and proper technique to obtain the student’s optimal goal with speed, spin, and pitch placement. Keith’s desire is to mentor his students so they can become the best softball players and citizens on and off the field. Click here to book your next lesson with Keith.   


Coach Kent Carter

Kent (@hittingwithkent on IG) has over 20 years of experience in the softball world at all different levels of the game such as being experienced hitting, coaching High School Softball, and coaching several years in travel ball including 7 years right here with Indy Edge. When working with players he has a strong belief in positive reinforcement, encouragement, and taking time to teach and shape the techniques needed to be an exceptional softball player. Kent offers 45-minute sessions with a max of 2 girls per lesson. Lessons include soft toss and tee work. Click here to book your next lesson with Kent. 


Coach Morgan Melloh

Morgan (@mellohpitching101 on IG) is a retired pro softball pitcher. Brings many years of experience playing and coaching on elite levels. Morgan played college softball at Fresno State and Indiana University. She went on to play in the National Pro Fastpitch League (2011-2017) for the Carolina Diamonds, Dallas Charge, and Scrapyyard Dawgs. She traveled the world playing for international teams in Italy, Germany, Australia, and Japan. She was a College Pitching and Defensive Coach for two years and then became a Softball Director, coaching D1-D3 recruits and kids of all ages. She offers small group lessons and private lessons. Click here to book your lesson with Morgan.  


Coach Alexis Tarver

Alexis "Lekkie" (@_lekkielek on IG) is 25 years old and from right here in Indianapolis and played 3rd Base for her high school softball team, Scecina Memorial High School. She finished her high school career as a state champion and was awarded the Offensive Player of the Year. Alexis then went on to continue her Softball career at a Junior College for 2 years. While there, Junior College Player of the Year, Elite Hitter, along with being 2x All American. Tarver then transferred to Franklin College and finished her collegiate softball playing there. Today, she coaches with Indy Edge Carmichael Premier 06 and is an assistant coach at Cathedral High School in Indianapolis. Lekkie is known for investing the time needed to ensure that these young athletes continue to improve and encourages a love for the game! She'll work with hitters, 3 students max per 60 minute sessions. Click here to book your lesson with Lekkie. 


Coach Jordan Leverett

Jordan (@coachlev on Instagram & @coachjlev on Twitter) loves the game and started playing Travel Baseball at 8 years old. He attended Greenwood Community High School where he played Varsity Baseball. He continued his career at Anderson University and took the role of 1st Base and Catcher. Today, he is the Head Coach with Baseball Academics Midwest 17/18U Signature - and also plays Competitive Men’s Softball. Additionally, he was invited to be a Head Coach in the Blue Chip Prospect Invitational Showcase. Since 2018, Leverett has been a Head Coach for the BAM High School age groups (15U-17U) and his middle infield won the BAM organization Gold Glove award and had several hitters invited to Prospect Invitationals and recognized with Silver Slugger awards, within the organization. He instructed athletes at Extra Innings South, working with players from 8U-18U. Jordan’s focus is to make the athletes he works with a better player but also individual on and off the field. He'll offer BASEBALL hitting & Softball Hitting Lessons as well as lessons for Baseball & Softball Catchers. Click here to book your lesson with Jordan. 


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310 S Mitthoeffer Rd,

Indianapolis, IN 46229, USA

Phone:  317-895-1180

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