Tampa, Florida, USA
  • Current Owner of Softball Excellence, a company devoted to online Softball Instruction for coaches, players and parents.
  • Current Softball Analyst for ESPN
  • Member, NFCA Hall of Fame
  • Former Director of Development for the International Softball Federation
  • Former Head Coach of the Florida Wahoos – formerly the Georgia Pride – of the Women’s Professional Softball League (WPSL)
  • Former WPSL Championship and Coach of the Year
  • Former NCAA college softball coach at Arizona State, New Mexico and Wichita State
  • Former Director of National/Olympic Teams and Coaching Development for USA Softball
  • Author of numerous Video Tapes, Books and Manuals on coaching Softball
  • National and Worldwide Speaker and Clinician

  • Associate professor of Sport Psychology in the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick.
    • B.A.(Hons.) and a teaching degree at the University of Ulster, Belfast, Northern Ireland, and an MA in Sport Psychology, an MA in Psychology, and a Ph.D. in Sport and Exercise Psychology from the University of Victoria, in Victoria, British Columbia.
    • Teaches and does research in the area of sport and exercise psychology.
    • Named one of the most popular professors at UNB by Maclean’s magazine and the Globe and Mail recently named him as one of the outstanding professors teaching in Canada.
  • Currently a Sport Psychology consultant with the Montreal Canadiens of the NHL, the St. John IceCaps of the AHL, and the Saint John Sea Dogs of the QMJHL.
    • Has also worked with the Vancouver Canucks, the Philadelphia Flyers, and the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League, the Louisville Panthers, the Manitoba Moose, the Rochester Americans, the Hamilton Bulldogs, and the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League, Lugano H.C. (Switzerland), ERC Ingolstadt (Germany), the Kamloops Blazers, the Moose Jaw Warriors, and the Swift Current Broncos of the Western Hockey League, the North Bay Centennials and the Peterborough Petes of the Ontario Hockey League, the Moncton Wildcats of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, the Melville Millionaires of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, the OCN Blizzard of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League, the Long Beach Ice Dogs of the East Coast Hockey League, the Corpus Christi Rays of the Central Hockey League, the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds, the Acadia University Axemen, the University of Victoria Vikes, and the Brock University Badgers.
  • Consultant with a large number of government departments and private companies.

Alberton, PEI
  • Current Assistant Coach of Canada’s Junior Men's National Team
  • Senior Men’s National Team player since 2007
    • 2015 WBSC World Champion
    • 2016 Pan Am Games Champion
    • Team Canada Captain since 2011
  • 5 time ISC World Champion
  • 2 Time Canadian Champion
  • 4 Time ASA Champion
  • PEI Provincial Team Coach:
    • U18 Female Head Coach (2013 – to present)
    • U16 Female Head Coach: (2012- 2013)
    • 2009 PEI Canada Summer Games Women’s Team Head Coach

Softball Performance
  • Marc O. Dagenais is a peak performance coach and an expert at improving performance, developing talent and helping athletes and teams reach their full potential.
  • Marc has an exceptional combination of softball coaching expertise and sports sciences knowledge - which a very rare combo in the world of softball. He has intimate knowledge of what it takes to develop and maintain a high level of performance in athletes.
  • Marc has worked with numerous elite amateur, college and professional athletes including hundreds of softball players. He has also been coaching women's competitive fast pitch softball for over 25 years and has coached at every level of the game from grassroots to the college and the international level. He has served three years as an Assistant Softball Coach at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, B.C and another 3 years with the Women’s National Team Program. He’s also the current strength and conditioning coach for the Women’s National Team.
  • In addition to having an extensive background as a softball coach, trainer, and consultant, Marc has advanced studies in sport sciences (high performance coaching, sports psychology, and strength and conditioning) and numerous high level certifications.