Softball - Varsity
Head Coach: Stephen Behr | profile
Coach Behr will be the head varsity softball coach for the 2019 season. As a Highlander, Coach Behr is fourth on Chase Baseball Statistics List list for career hits with 88, second most career runs with 81, and first for stolen bases with 70. Coach Behr was an assistant baseball coach to legendary coach Ray Behr for three years until taking over the head position in 2016. After the baseball team joined the Wooster School in 2018 for a co-op season, Coach Behr signed on to be the Assistant Softball Coach for Chase. Along with coaching Girls' Varsity Volleyball, Boys' JV Basketball, and Varsity Softball at Chase, Coach Behr is also a member of the Athletic Faculty and teaches Physical Education for grades K-8.
Assistant Coach: Carol Deming | profile
For the past 34 years, Carol Deming has been the face of Chase Softball, and during that time has led Chase to 16 conference championships and six Western New England titles. Her overall record is 259 and 158. Deming, who starred at Lyman Hall High School (Wallingford, CT) in the mid-70s, was a multiple sport standout in high school (field hockey, basketball, and softball). In 1995, Coach Deming was named to the Lyman Hall Hall of Fame for her accomplishments as an athlete and a person of such high character and integrity. After her playing days at Lyman Hall, Deming attended Southern Connecticut State University where she majored in physical education and played softball for the Owls. Deming came to Chase right out of college and has made quite a name for herself in the area. Along with softball, Coach Deming serves as Assistant Director of Athletics and Physical Education teacher, along with coaching Middle School soccer and Middle School girls' basketball.