New Softball Coach

LEANNE CONOVER NAMED NEW HEAD SOFTBALL COACH AT WILMINGTON CHRISTIAN!

Leanne (Hertsenberg) Conover has been chosen to replace Richard Hickman who is stepping down to spend more of his time with the Women’s Basketball Program. She also will be the Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach assisting Mr. Hickman.

Leanne played high school basketball and softball at Padua Academy where she was an All State player in both sports for three years. She then went on to Mitchell Jr. College (Conn.) and Wilmington University where she played 4 years of collegiate basketball and three years of collegiate softball. She earned multiple all conference honors in both sports and also was a Kodiak All American for basketball.

Leanne and her husband James and their two sons CJ and Cole reside in Newark.

“We are excited about the opportunity to have such a great local athlete and coach join our staff here at Wilmington Christian. Her energy, experiences and success in the sports world will make her a valuable addition to our staff.”

Joe Thomson

Director or Athletics