McFalls tabs Lamberth as assistant coach for KU softball

Friday, July 19, 2019

Meghan Lamberth, a former assistant coach at Maryville University and Northwestern pitcher, has been named a Kansas softball assistant coach.

Lamberth spent three seasons at Maryville as an assistant softball coach, directing a 2019 pitching staff that registered a 1.82 earned run average in Great Lakes Valley Conference play. Lamberth also coached Alyssa Callans, the program’s first Division II Conference Commissioners Association All-American (Third Team).

Prior to her time in St. Louis, Lamberth was an assistant coach at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis and oversaw the pitching staff and three catchers. Lamberth played four seasons at Northwestern (2010-13) and started 43 games in the circle her final two years in Evanston, Illinois. In her senior season for the Wildcats, she posted a 10-6 record in 94.1 innings of work with 60 strikeouts.

"We are very excited to have Meghan join our coaching staff. She has a lot to offer our program as a coach, mentor and former player," KU head coach Jennifer McFalls said in a team release. "I believe Meghan will establish strong relationships with our players, continue to develop and build confidence with our pitching staff, and will work hard to bring top recruits to Kansas."