Power Line Athletics is excited to announce that our phenom of an athlete and super inspirational coach, Amber Schisler, will be continuing to provide pitching lessons and instruction through Power Line online! Take advantage of the opportunity to receive online lessons from Amber while she is away coaching Austria's National Team during their European Championship and Olympic pursuits!
After earning both NFCA All-Region and CoSIDA Academic All-American honors as a D1 college athlete at Campbell University, and then playing and coaching internationally in Austria, Italy, and New Zealand, Amber returned home this fall to join Power Line Athletics!
Amber is a San Diego native, graduating from Santana High School. As a dominating pitcher and hitter, Amber was a member of three league titles, 2013 CIF Champions, and two CIF runners-up teams. Amber garnered four time All-league and All-CIF honors, and she was the 2010 Grossmont Valley Pitcher of the Year. Amber produced a 0.89 ERA as a senior. In her 6'0 tall impressively athletic body, Amber also played golf, tennis, and water polo for Santana.
While beginning her collegiate career at McNeese State, it was upon her transfer to Big South Conference Campbell University that Amber's strengths on the field and in her leadership exploded. In her junior year, Amber finished with a .390 batting average, .467 on-base percentage, .750 slugging percentage, and 16 home runs. In her senior year, she finished first in the league in batting average (.431), on-base percentage (.618), slugging (.850), home runs (18), and walks (57). She also scored 47 runs, had 130 total bases, and hit 50 RBI. She finished her career top 10 in Campbell Softball history for all of these single-season records and ranked 2nd in the NCAA for her on-base percentage and 11th for home-runs. She was named 2017 Big Conference Player of the Year, NFCA Southeast All Region, and CoSIDA Academic All-American.
Professionally, Amber has been a player and Head Coach for the Witches Linz softball organization in the Austrian Division 1 Softball League, in Liz, Austria where she was a member of the 2017 Austrian National Champions. She was invited to play for the "All-Stars" team in the 2017 Finkstonball Tournament, where she finished first overall and received Best Pitcher, and MVP accolades. She also played for the Western Magpies softball organization in Aukland New Zealand, where she placed 5th at the New Zealand Nationals and was drafted to represent Aukland in the NFC Women's Regional Open, where she finished 2nd. Amber was also invited to play for Caserta, Italy in the 2017 European Winner's Cup where she received a silver medal for her 2nd place finish overall. Amber most recently has served as an Assistant Coach for the Austrian Women's National Team Program working exclusively with Junior National pitchers, as they prepare for the U22 Euro Championships. She was assisted with the organization and practice planning for each of those organizations, and she has helped to make an impact in their skill development, knowledge of rules, and fundamentals of the game.
Since 2015, in college and during her travels, Amber has worked as a private pitching coach and a camp instructor for ages seven to eighteen. She will be a tremendous addition to our Power Line coaching staff with her ability to teach all aspects of the game, including pitching, hitting, throwing, and infield defense. Amber is easy and communicative nature. She is friendly and happy, a Magna Cum Laude academically, and extremely talented and versatile athletically.
For more information or to book an online pitching lesson call 619.850.1884 or email Amber@powerlineathletics.net!!