|Title:||Assistant Softball Coach|
Kelly Ostler enters her 17th season as a assistant softball coach for UChicago in 2019.
In Ostler's time on the coaching staff, the Maroons have a .624 winning percentage (353-213) and have reached the NCAA postseason nine times. As the pitching coach, Ostler helped guide Hannah Roberts to three All-American awards (2003-05). UChicago has also totaled 11 All-Region and five All-UAA pitcher selections since she started coaching in 2003.
A number of Ostler's pitchers rank highly in the school's record books in a number of categories, including:
As a collegiate player, Ostler was a two-time All-American and two-time national statistical champion for the Maroons. Ostler earned All-America honors in 2001 and 2002 and led NCAA Division III in strikeout ratio in 2000 and 2001. En route to posting a 49-16 career pitching record, she helped lead the Maroons to a pair of NCAA tournament appearances. Ostler received the Gertrude Dudley Medal in 2002.