2016 Spring Softball Roster
||High School |
|3||Amber Tabeling||SO.||OF||Tuscola HS|
||Central A&M HS|
|10 ||Megan Magsamen||SO||OF||Monticello, IL.|
|12||Sophie Catlin||SO||P/IF||Monticello HS|
|14||Katie Kuska||SO||OF||Pontiac HS|
|22||Megan Tool||SO||C/OF||Clinton HS|
|24||Jaclyn Thompson||SO||P/IF||Serena HS|
|| Makena Butcher
||Sacred Heart-Griffin HS|
• Office: P204
• Telephone: 217/351-2370
• Email: CClutts@parkland.edu
Head Coach Clutts enters his seventeenth year at Parkland College, where his teams have compiled a record of 671-265-2 for a .715 winning percentage. The Cobras have won seven conference and eight regional titles in the past 16 years. Coach Clutts’ teams have finished runner-up three times, third, fourth, fifth and ninth, at the NJCAA Nationals and have earned eight Region 24 Coach of the Year, District Coach of the Year and three M-WAC Coach of the year awards.
In 2007 Coach Clutts and the coaching staff were name the NFCA Regional Coaching Staff of the Year. Parkland Softball has had 18 NJCAA All-Americans.
Lisa Sappenfield Boyer-Assistant Coach
Coach Boyer is starting her third year as an assistant coach for the Cobras. Coach Boyer has been the head softball coach at Arcola High School and Heritage High School where she led both schools to their first Regional Championships. Coach Boyer is the owner of Boyer and Sappenfield Advisors, Arcola, IL. Coach Boyer is an alum of Parkland College where she played softball for the Cobras 1979-1981.Larry Crews-Volunteer Assistant Coach
Coach Crews’ coaching experience includes three years as club coach at the University of Illinois and thirteen years as a volunteer coach with the University of Illinois Softball team. Larry plays fastpitch softball at the 55/60 level with a five-time national championship team. Larry has played fastpitch softball since 1964 with Sibley and Nohren Farms. He has been a first-teamer both state and nationally and played and managed in over 40 national softball tournaments.Kevin Gosser-Pitching Coach
Coach Grosser is starting his third year as Parkland’s pitching coach. He has coached summer teams as well as high school softball at Fisher and Mahomet-Seymour High Schools. Coach Grosser was the winning pitcher in the 1987 fastpitch state championship and was selected the tournament MVP. He has been named to numerous All-State fastpitch teams. Coach Grosser is married to Karen and is a pilot for DHL Worldwide.