Head Coach: Melissa Christmas '96, (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Coach Christmas returned to the diamond for LCA in 2011, now leading the program that she once envisioned playing for while attending LCA as a student. A 1996 graduate of LCA, Coach Christmas was a member of the Varsity Boys Baseball program while LCA was in the process of starting Softball as a varsity sport. A three-sport standout athlete (soccer, basketball, baseball) in her time at LCA, Coach Christmas was a multiple-sport All-Star in the Eastern Independent League, and led the Girls Basketball team to an EIL Championship during her senior season.
Coach Christmas matriculated to Eastern Nazarene College where she played basketball and softball. On the basketball court, Coach Christmas led her team to a Commonwealth Coast Conference Championship, being named Player of the Year and All-America Honorable Mention for the college.
After teaching in special education from 2001-2005 at EIL member school Beaver Country Day, Coach Christmas went into active duty in Army Reserves in New Hampshire. Five years later, LCA has welcomed Coach Christmas home, where she is now a three-sport coach (JV Girls Soccer Head Coach, JV Girls Basketball Head Coach, Varsity Softball Head Coach).
Coach Christmas also works at LCA as a paraprofessional, and is working towards her Master's Degree in Education in School Counseling.
Assistant Coach: Joel Waithe,
Coach Waithe returned as Varsity Assistant for the Varsity Softball team in 2011. He is a graduate of Eastern Nazarene College, where he earned a degree in sports management in addition to being a two-year member of the Men's Basketball team. Coach Waithe has also served as Varsity Assistant for the Girls Basketball team and Head Coach of the Middle School Girls Basketball team at LCA.