Softball Highlights

  • 2018 State Champions
  • 2012, 2014, 2015 – District Champions
  • 2012 – Regional Finals (Elite Eight)
  • 2013 – Regional Champions
  • 2013 – State Final Four
  • Multiple All-State selections



  • See the team calendar below.

Wildcats in the Press

Lexi Kilfoyl - Academy at the Lakes

“Academy at the Lakes Kilfoyl redefining big man on campus”

We are excited that Lexi Kilfoyl is recognized as the “Big Woman on Campus”!
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Softball Calendar

Middle Division and Varsity Softball Teams

diane stephenson
Head Coach: Diane Stephenson

Coaching Experience: 31 years. Indiana University, University of Iowa, Purdue University, St. Joe College.


  • Softball Coach-of-the-Year, 2018
  • Indiana University Hall of Fame 2016
  • Big Ten Softball Coach-of-the-Year, 1996
  • Midwest Region Softball Coach-of-the-Year, 1996
  • Instrumental in development of catcher selected as member of the 2000 Olympic Softball Team
  • Inducted into the Elkhart Indiana Sports Hall of Fame, 1996
  • Inducted into Concord High School Indiana Athletic Hall of Fame, 1994
  • First softball player in school history to be named All-American at Indiana University, 1981
  • Team Captain for AIAW National Runner-up in 1980 Softball College World Series
  • Team Member for AIAW 5th place team in 1979 Softball College World Series
  • Team Member of Big Ten Softball Championship Team 1978
  • First female student-athlete to receive a full athletic scholarship at Indiana University, 1977
  • Concord High School’s Athlete-of-the-Year, 1977
  • Five-Sport Athlete at Concord High School, Elkhart, Indiana

Education: B.S Physical Education, Indiana University; M.Ed. Athletic Administration, Indiana University

Coaching Philosophy: “My philosophy on coaching and life is an ongoing learning experience, and it changes every day. Players and coaches should have a positive outlook and have their goals set very high.”