2017 Softball Coaches
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Jennifer Lillard
Head Coach - 1st Season

  • Jennifer Lillard begins her first season as the Bulldogs' head coach.
  • Prior to taking over the reins, Lillard spent two seasons as an assistant on the Union softball staff, joining the school’s athletic department in August 2014
  • Lillard came to Barbourville from a one-year stint as an assistant coach at the University of the Ozarks, an NCAA Division III member in Clarksville, Arkansas.
  • She got her coaching career started at University of the Redlands in Redlands, California, where she served in a similar capacity from 2011 through 2013. While at Redlands, the team captured back-to-back conference championships.
  • Lillard entered the coaching ranks off a playing career at the University of West Alabama, where she was a member of the varsity softball team for four seasons.
  • She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from West Alabama in December of 2010 in psychology (with a minor in sociology), then added a Masters of Arts degree in coaching and athletic administration from Concordia University of Irvine (Calif.) in December of 2013.
  • She resides in Barbourville.