The softball coaching staff aims to improve the softball skills of each girl, as well as teach players about the game, what it means to be a part of a team and how to be outstanding citizens in the community.

We want to continue to develop excellence around the Panther Softball. The goal is to be successful in wins and losses, but also develop outstanding females in all aspects of their lives.  

Panther softball pitcher

Softball Details

Softball player up to bat

Head Coach

Lori Lightbody

Coach Lightbody is in her 16th year as head coach at SLP and has coached softball for over 20 years. She played collegiate softball at Bethel College. Lightbody has coached all age levels and been an active part in creating a SLP community softball program for girls age 5 – high school.


Lori Lightbody smiling