Michelle Patrico enters her first year as head coach at St. Charles Community College. She was previously the assistant coach at St. Charles for two years before taking over as head coach.
She was the assistant coach for seven years at Webster University where she helped lead the Gorloks to two trips to the regional tournament.
At Webster, she coached two All-Americans, several All-Region players and numerous All-Conference players. Patrico was also the head coach at Trinity Catholic High School, where she has led the Titans to three consecutive district championships.
Patrico earned her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Lindenwood University. During her four-year career, she helped lead the team to three trips to the NAIA National Tournament, finishing in the top five twice and in the top 10 once.
As a four-year starter, Patrico earned All-Conference Player of the Year, All-Regional Player of the Year, and was named as a NAIA All-American. At the time of her graduation, Patrico held several national tournament records. In 2010, Patrico received the great honor of being inducted into Lindenwood’s Athletic Hall of Fame.
Assistant Women's Softball Coach
Location: CC 104
Pat Patrico is in his first year as assistant softball coach at St Charles Community College. Prior to joining St. Charles, Pat was an assistant softball coach and the hitting coach at Missouri Baptist University for three years. He has coached women’s softball for more than 16 years.
For five years, Pat was the assistant softball coach at Trinity Catholic High School. He has served in youth sports programs for 30 years. Positions held include head coach and organization chairman and currently he is a board member of Sacred Heart Athletic Committee in Florissant. He conducts seminars for youth softball coaches to help them improve their coaching methods. In 1998
he was named Man of the Year for Florissant Area CYC.
Pat holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from SIUE and an associate’s degree in computers. He has earned Advanced Leader Bronze & Advanced Communicator Bronze awards from Toastmaster International.