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Tyra Perry named softball head coach

By Daily Illini Staff Report

June 24, 2015

The University announced Wednesday that Tyra Perry was named the second ever Illinois softball head coach.“I am passionate about the wonderful game of softball and will work tirelessly to help lead our program to prominence in the Big Ten and on the national stage," Perry said in a press release.&...

Illinois softball head coach retires

Illinois softball head coach retires

By Masaki Sugimoto

June 6, 2015

Terri Sullivan, the inaugural head coach for the Illinois softball program, has stepped down after 16 years at the helm. “I've always loved what I've done,” Sullivan said. “I say I've never worked a day in my life.” The announcement came Thursday morning with a release from the university’...