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.
OEC Coach of the Year: 2011, 2013, 2014
OEC Academic Team Champion Award: 2010, 2013
State Championship Appearance: 2014, 2016
Super Regional Appearance: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Regional Appearance: 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
State Champions: 2016
Assistant Coach - Brandice Cutspec
Brandice Cutspec enters her third season on the Hawks
coaching staff after helping lead SCC to their first state championship
appearance in 2014. Cutspec is a
familiar face to the program having graduated from SCC as an All-Conference
player in 2012. She was also a part of
the first SCC softball team to qualify for play-offs. After graduating from SCC, she transferred to
Sonoma State University to continue her softball career where she graduated with a degree in Liberal Arts. Cutspec returned to SCC as an infield and hitting coach. In May of 2016 Brandice earned her Masters degree in Business Administration. She resides in Orange.
Assistant Coach - Keely Starr
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
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 fiancee Rachel and they plan to
tie the knot in June!