#UP CLOSE WITH SOFTBALL HEAD COACH - EUGENE DENARD
Dear Lincoln University Community, We are excited to announce the hiring of Eugene Denard as the next Head Softball Coach at Lincoln University in Oakland. Mr. Denard brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success in the world of softball. With a career that spans over two decades, Eugene Denard has proven himself to be a dedicated and accomplished coach. His extensive background in the sport, coupled with his tremendous passion for teaching and mentoring student-athletes, make him an ideal fit for our university. Throughout his coaching career, Mr. Denard has consistently demonstrated a commitment to player development, both on and off the field. He has helped numerous athletes reach their full potential, while instilling in them valuable life skills such as teamwork, discipline, and perseverance. His knowledge of the game, combined with his ability to foster a positive and inclusive team environment, will undoubtedly elevate our softball program to new heights. We are confident that under Eugene Denard’s leadership, our student-athletes will thrive academically, athletically, and personally. Eugene Denard’s dedication to the sport of softball extends beyond coaching. As a former player himself, he understands the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for our team. His professional experience, as evident in his impressive statistics and accomplishments, will undoubtedly inspire our athletes to strive for greatness. Athletics Director Desmond Gumbs is excited to appoint Eugene Denard as the next Head Softball Coach will have a profound and positive impact on our program. Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Eugene Denard as he assumes his new role at Lincoln University. Together, we look forward to witnessing our softball program flourish and excel under his guidance.