The LHS varsity softball team is starting this season with a new coach: Jesse Roehl. He is also a geometry teacher at LHS, and it’s his first year teaching at LHS.
The team ended the 2021-2022 season with an overall win ratio of 18-8 and a 69% winning rate.
Senior Loryn Barney ended the season with a batting average of .463, which is just below her sister, Taryn Barney, who graduated in 2022, with an average of .591.
To prepare for the upcoming season, open gym sessions started in December in the LHS upper gym.
The season’s first game will be March 18 against La Grande High School at Airport Park in Lewiston.