Head Coach - Lisa Camarco, Ed.D.
Lisa was hired in 2006 to begin leading the Santiago Canyon College Softball Team in its inaugural season in 2007. At the time, Lisa was serving as an assistant coach and adjunct instructor at San Diego City College (SDCC), where she was a part of the 2006 PCC Coaching Staff of the Year. Prior to coaching at SDCC, Lisa played four years of softball at Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) where she graduated with a degree in Physical Education and was named an Academic All-American. While playing at PLNU, Lisa helped lead the Sea Lions to three consecutive conference championships, three regional championships and four NAIA College World Series appearances. In 2006, Lisa earned an M.S. in Exercise Science with a concentration in Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention. In May of 2016, Lisa earned her Doctorate in Sports Management. She resides in Lake Forest with her husband Tim and son Mason.
NFCA CalJC National Coaching Staff of the Year: 2016
OEC Coach of the Year: 2011, 2013, 2014
OEC Female Sports Coach of the Year: 2016
OEC Academic Team Champion Award: 2010, 2013, 2016
State Championship Appearance: 2014, 2016
Super Regional Appearance: 2013, 2014, 2015,
Regional Appearance: 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
OEC Champions: 2014
State Champions: 2016
Assistant Coach - Morgan McGee
Morgan Is returning to the SCC Softball program for her first season on the coaching staff after playing for the Hawks during the 2012 and 2013 seasons. McGee was a part of the first Hawks softball program to qualify for the CCCAA playoffs in 2012 and led the team in home runs while anchoring the team in the outfield. In 2013, McGee was honored with the Orange Empire Conference Character Champion Award. Morgan transferred to San Diego Christian College to complete her softball career while earning a degree in Kinesiology. At SDCC, Morgan was part of building the first softball program in school history while earning All-Conference honors. McGee returns to the Hawks with a winning mindset that will help lead both the outfield and hitters. She resides in Seal Beach.
Assistant Coach - Keely Decker
Keely Starr begins her 4th season on the SCC coaching staff after having been the head JV coach at Sunny Hills High School in 2008. She earned her bachelor's in Psychology and was the 4 year starting center fielder for the NCAA Division III Chapman University Panthers from 2001-2005. During her time at Chapman the Panthers reached the NCAA playoffs three times while placing 5th at the 2004 World Series and 3rd at the 2005 World Series. Keely helped lead the Panthers as a selection for the 2004 Division III All-Independent 2nd Team, 2005 All-Independent 1st Team and NFCA 2005 All-West Region 1st Team. She also earned accolades as a member of the 2004 All-West Regional Tournament Team & 2005 NFCA All-World Series 1st team. As of 2014, she is the current single season leader in fielding percentage (1.000), 2nd in all-time outfield fielding percentage (.969) & 2nd in all-time stolen bases (42). Keely resides in Costa Mesa with her husband, Randy.
Assistant Coach - Marc Kendrick
Marc Kendrick begins his first season on the SCC coaching staff after spending the past five years at Capistrano Valley High School as an assistant coach for 3 years and the Head Coach for 2 years. During his time at Capo, the Cougars reached the C.I.F Division 2 playoffs in the last three years, won first place in the Alan Dugard Classic/Woodbridge Tournament, and rose 502 places in statewide rankings. Marc currently works as the assistant program manager at a center for mentally disabled adults. He resides in Orange with his wife Rachel.