MCC Softball Coaches Named Speedline/NFCA Regional Staff of Year
(Bradenton, Fla., Nov. 23, 2005) - Manatee Community College (MCC) head softball coach Jeff Roberts and assistants Joe Dowling, Bunky Enos and Jim Hester have been named the 2005 Speedline/National Fastpitch Coaches Association South Region Coaching Staff of the Year.
MCC's Lancers made college softball and Suncoast Conference history this year by winning their regional final and advancing to the Junior College World Series. The team finished with a 52-12 record and claimed the Gulf Region title for Region 8. After advancing to the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament, the Lancers ended the season ranked fifth in the nation.