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Shannon L. Wathen
Head Coach
Shannon Wathen is in her 10th season as head coach for the Lady Tiger softball program at Campbellsville University.

Wathen, a 1999 graduate of Campbellsville, was a two-time NAIA All-American and two-time Kodak All-American for the Lady Tiger women's basketball program. She ended her playing career in the Top 10 in numerous CU stat categories, including 1,365 points, 690 rebounds, 600 assists, 275 steals and 59 blocks.

She began her coaching career as a women's basketball graduate assistant. She decided to return to Campbellsville University in 2000 as a Lady Tiger assistant basketball coach under former Hall of Fame Coach Donna Wise.

In 2002, she took over as head coach of the Lady Tiger softball program. During her nine years as head coach she has an overall record of 302-165-1.

In 2005 the Lady Tigers notched their first of three straight Mid-South Conference regular season championships. CU won the MSC regular season again in 2009 and also won the Mid-South Conference tournament in 2005, 2006 and 2008. Her teams have been to the tournament finals in seven of her none seasons.

During Wathen's tenure, she has been named MSC Coach of the Year four times (2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009). Three of her players have been named MSC Player of the Year four times and two others have been named MSC Pitcher of the Year a combined three times.

2012 Softball Roster
00Brooke BoilsSOIFR/R5-6Albany, Ky.
1Jennifer EnglandSROFR/R5-6Campbellsville, Ky.
2Jordan CornettSRIFR/R5-8Lexington, Ky.
3Kacie VincentJROF/CL/R5-3Louisville, Ky.
4Bailey DillenderSRIFR/R6-1Lexington, Ky.
5Sara ParagonFRCR/R5-7Louisville, Ky.
6Alyssa BarkerSOCR/R5-7Frankfort, Ky.
7Martina RineySOPR/R5-6Owensboro, Ky.
8Heather OakleySOOFR/R5-8Lexington, Ky.
9Kara ReeceSOOFR/R5-7Edmonton, Ky.
10Courtney TurpinSOP/IFR/R5-8Lawrenceburg, Ky.
12Nicole BohanonSROFR/R5-0Louisville, Ky.
14Kristin BentonFROFL/L5-11Flaherty, Ky.
15Erin BentonFRUTILR/R5-7Flaherty, Ky.
19Emma NapierJRIFR/R5-6Scottsville, Ky.
20Taylor WroeSOPR/R5-6Hawesville, Ky.
21Amaris VestSOOFR/R5-6Muskegon, Mich.
22Leslie HastingsJRPR/R5-6Orient, Ohio
25Ashley NealFR R/R Cincinnati, Ohio
Shannon L. Wathen - Head Coach - 9th season
Bryce White - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Kim Borders - Grad Assistant - 3rd season
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