Carter Named Head Softball CoachNotre Dame de Namur University and Athletic Director Josh Doody have announced the hiring of Ashley Carter as head softball coach. Carter comes to NDNU after spending last season as an Assistant Coach at Menlo College in Atherton. At Menlo, she helped the Oaks to their best season since 2002, finishing with a 30-20 record.
Prior to her stint at Menlo, Carter served as Head Coach at La Cueva High School in Albuquerque, New Mexico for four seasons. While there, she led the team to four straight District Championships and two State Quarterfinals appearances.Carter also serves as a club softball coach and spent a season as a Graduate Assistant at Grambling State in Louisiana. She played her college softball at Grambling State where she graduated with a degree in Kinesiology. After earning her undergraduate degree she went on to receive her Master's from Grambling State in Sports Management. Carter is also currently working towards her PhD from the University of New Mexico.