Dani Knaak

Danielle Knaak (Dani) is the co-head coach for the PRIDE Elite 16U team.  Coach Dani gives lessons for SLAPPING, HITTING and all aspects of DEFENSE at Hard Work gets Me Hits!


Dani was a three- year letter winner for Bolingbrook High School.  She was named All-Area Team following her junior year, and selected as both team captain and Team MVP as a senior.  She was a three-time Raider Academic Excellence award winner and three-time All-Conference selection.  She is currently playing outfield at Lewis University.  She has played softball for over twelve years. Dani was a natural righty but turned a lefty slapper at thirteen years old.

To schedule a lesson with Coach Dani, call 630-885-6638.

What Parents and Players Have to say . . .

"Coach Dani has offered not only instruction but mental strength and discipline to my daughters routine. She is able to translate this strength to her game and contribute postitively to her team." - Mindy, Team Paren