As a 9th grade science at East High School by day, Coach Schroeder applies her educational background by night to Fast Pitch students at The Driven Academy. Kayla has been honing pitchers for over 5 years through both individual instruction and as an assistant coach for the Lightning fast pitch organization here in Lincoln. As a player, she was a part of the state champion South Dakota Fusion Black team that finished 7th at the USSSA nationals. Her was also honored as the only team from South Dakota to be invited to attend the Hall of Fame tournament in Oklahoma City, OK.