Bristol Panthers 2023 Softball Preview


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Bristol Panthers

Head Coach: Alisha Kugler
Years Head Coach (current school): 5
Record (current school): 68-29
Years Head Coach (overall): 5
Record (overall): 68-29

Assistant Coaches:
Paul Macklin

Record last season: 10-3/16-7
League Affiliation: NAC
Last year's playoff results: District Champions, lost in the regional semi finals to Jeromesville Hillsdale 3-2

Top players returning:
Megan King-NAC honorable mention Avg .313; OBP .365
Nadia Ashick-NAC honorable mention Avg .281; OBP .414

Top players lost:
Billie Miller avg .536, OBP .634-1st team all district, 1st team all NAC
Jaylyn Mullenax avg .408, OBP .425, ERA 1.092, Ks 211-All State honorable mention, 1st team all district, 1st team all NAC-signed with University of Northwestern Ohio
Alexis Shafer avg .524, OBP .565- 1st team all district, 1st team all NAC

New impact players:
Amy Byler
Morgan Bland
Leah Perris
Ellie Anderson
Skylar Gibson
Raegan Macklin
Samantha Mansfield
Iokasti Tsantes
Mycie Workman
Alexa Atchison
Sadie Mansfield


Final Comments:
Strength of team:
We will have a good mix of speed and power offensively. Our returning players bring experience and strong leadership. Our outfield will have a lot of speed.

Expectations in the year ahead: We will be competitive and grow in strength as our pitchers gain more experience throughout the season.