Steve Holm and Breanne Hall were named over the summer to lead Illinois State’s baseball and women’s golf programs, respectively.
Holm joins ISU after serving as pitching coach at Purdue University for two years. The California native has built an impressive career, which includes having played 12 seasons of professional baseball. An All-American shortstop while at Oral Roberts University, he was drafted by the Giants in 2001 and also played for the Twins. He is married and has two daughters.
Hall comes to campus from the University of North Carolina, where she served the past three years as the first coach of the women’s Division I golf program. Hall competed at Northern Kentucky and Toledo, where she graduated. While there, she was a three-time Mid-American Conference all-conference performer. She also took the Michigan Women’s Open Championship in 2003. Prior to coaching, Hall was a country club golf professional who became a PGA Class A member in 2012.