Name: A.J. Daugherty
Sport Coaching: Softball
School: Wallace State-Hanceville
Hometown: Leroy, AL
Alma Mater: Leroy High School/University of Alabama
One word my players would use to describe me: Authentic
If you weren't a coach, what would you be: Athletics Director
If you had to coach another sport, what would it be: Basketball/Volleyball—indoor sports don't worry about weather, field conditions, field maintenance, etc.
Most rewarding moment as a coach: When former players call or stop by just to talk about life.
One thing you cannot live without: My family
Your favorite place to vacation to: Smoky Mountains
Most impressive thing you know how to do: Cook
Weirdest thing about you: I can't stand to wear ankle/no-show socks with long-pants.
Any superstitions: Whatever lunch the coaching staff has before a win at home, has to be eaten before every home game until a loss.
What would your last meal be: New York Strip from Big Mike's Steakhouse in Thomasville, AL.
Least favorite food: Sushi
Biggest fear: Being buried alive
Favorite movie: Rudy
Favorite TV show: King of Queens
Favorite holiday: Christmas
Favorite professional athlete: Derek Jeter