Softball Coaches

Coley Ries

Head Softball Coach

Gustavus Adolphus College Athletic Director Tom Brown announced August 10, 2020 that Coley Ries has been selected as the head softball coach. Ries, a 2017 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato, spent the previous three…   (continue reading)


Kirsten Prunty ’11

Assistant Softball Coach

Kirsten Prunty is in her third season as an assistant coach at Gustavus in 2019. Prunty, a New Ulm, Minn. native, is a 2011 graduate of Gustavus and earned her master’s in educational leadership from Concordia-St. Paul in 2018…   (continue reading)


Jim Hanson

Jim Hanson joined the Gustavus softball coaching staff in 2018 as an assistant with a primary focus on the middle infield, hitting, and catching. Prior to Gustavus, Hanson was the head coach at Bloomington Jefferson High School…   (continue reading)