Head Softball Coach, University of South Florida and USA Softball
National Advisory Board
Eriksen is the head softball coach of the University of South Florida Bulls and the U.S. Women's National Team. A 1984 graduate and All-Region baseball player at USF, he discovered fastpitch after graduation. Eriksen’s elite national and international playing career lasted 15 years, highlighted by a silver medal at the Pan American games and First Team All-World accolades. Eriksen’s USF teams are regular conference contenders and NCAA tournament participants. Eriksen was named the national team head coach in 2011, becoming the first male to represent USA Softball as both a player and head coach.