Southern Arkansas names new head softball coach

MAGNOLIA, Ark. (AP) - Jason Anderson has been named the sixth head softball coach in the history of the program at Southern Arkansas University.

The appointment was announced Wednesday by SAU Director of Athletics Steve Browning.

Anderson takes over a Lady Mulerider softball program that is coming off a season in which they captured their first-ever conference championship en route to advancing to a NCAA regional tournament - also a program first.

A formal introduction of Anderson is planned July 21 at 11 a.m. at the Chicken Express in Magnolia, where the public is encouraged to attend and meet Anderson.

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