Coaches Corner

Head Coach: Erin Boling
Asst Coaches: Bryan Morris & Abby Greer

Erin Boling

 

Erin Boling is entering her 6th year head coaching the Silver Bullets. She's an Oregon native, growing up in Milwaukie. She played for Clackamas Little League, eventually moving onto competitive softball with the Jazz, Local Motion, and the Oregon Panthers. 


She attended Rex Putnam HS and was a varsity letter winner for 1 year in band, 4 years on the ski team, and 4 years in softball. She was a 2 time All league, one time Honorable Mention and All State Honorable Mention. Her team won the Three Rivers League all 4 years and came in 2nd in State as a Freshman and won the State 4A Championship as a Senior. 

 

She went on to play softball for Humbolt State University in Arcata, CA. Her team was ranked in the top 10 in the nation in DII all 4 years. She was All-Region and All Conference. As a senior captain, her team won the DII National Championship in Salem, VA. She earned a BS in Business Administration. Her National Championship team was inducted into the HSU Hall of Fame in 2014. 

 

As a softball coach, she has coached at the little league level starting at T-ball. She was the head coach of the Oregon District 4 team that went to the Little League World Series in 2019. Her overall win/loss record 2016-2020 is 156 to 53. 

 

 

 

 

 

Bryan Morris

  

Bryan Morriss is entering his 5th year as an assistant coach for Silver Bullets.
 
Bryan grew up in Topeka, Kansas. Through high school, Bryan played multiple sports including, basketball, tennis, & baseball.

After high school, he attended Wichita State University, where he spent 4 years on the Men’s varsity rowing team. During his sophomore season he earned the stroke seat in the Men’s Varsity 8. Over the next 3 seasons his crew went on to win multiple regional regattas and compete nationally. The following season was his first introduction to coaching when he became the Men’s Novice/JV coach.

Bryan graduated with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and moved to Oregon in 1997. He began coaching softball at the little league level starting with coach-pitch. He was an assistant coach on the Willow Creek 10U team that won the Oregon State Championship in 2017.

In addition to softball, Bryan has been an assistant and head coach for the Westview Girls Basketball development program.  Plus, several years as head coach of YMCA boys and girls basketball teams, starting in 2012 to present.

Coaching philosophy:
The mental toughness and value of teamwork I learned through my experiences are what I enjoy sharing with these athletes.  My approach is to set clear expectations and challenge our players respectfully so they can grow in the sport of softball and beyond.
 
 
 
 

 

Abby Greer

Abby Greer is entering her first year as an assistant coach for the silver bullets.

She graduated from Westview High School in 2016 where she competed on the softball team for four years. While at Westview they won three straight Metro League titles and reached the title game of the 6A Oregon State Championship Tournament her junior year. She was named First Team All-Metro League four straight years, named Metro League Pitcher of the Year three times (2014-16), Earned First Team All-State honors as a junior, finishing 27-3 with a 0.88 ERA and 313 strikeouts. She was also named First Team All-State and Oregon 6A Pitcher of the Year as a senior.

She played travel ball for Oregon Blaze Gold and the Northwest Bullets. She continued her softball career at California State University East Bay in Hayward CA where she earned second team all CCAA honors her freshman year. She graduated in 2020 getting her degree in Liberal Studies with a minor in Human Development. Due to the pandemic she will be returning to finish her masters degree and final year of eligibility in the 21-22 season.