Old Town softball coach Plourde steps down

OLD TOWN, MAINE (WABI) - Jennifer Plourde, one of the area's top high school softball coaches, has stepped down at Old Town.

Plourde took over the program in 2012. She led the Coyotes to 3 state titles, including back to back championships in 2016 and 2017. Jen's Coyotes went 131 and 20 in 8 seasons. She won conference coach of the year 6 of those seasons. Dozens of her players earn area accolades. She is leaving due to a new job as a Physcial Education teacher at Central high. She will continue to be an assistant coach for Husson softball.