FASTPITCH PITCHING INSTRUCTOR: KIM LAMBERT
Pitching Instruction Experience:
2006-Present: Individual lessons to pitchers of all ages
2007-Present: Luther College pitching clinics instructor, group lessons
2014-Present: Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Softball Performance Coach
Team Coaching Experience:
2019 – Macalester College St. Paul, MN Pitching Coach
2013 – Present: Andover Fastpitch in Anodver, MN 12/14/16U fall ball, coordinates winter clinics for team skills sessions and pitching lessons
1999-2006: played for traveling club team based out of Moline, IL; placed in state tournament 4/7 seasons, qualified for national tournaments 6/7 seasons. Played in IL, MN, IN, TN, TX, CO
2003-2006: Moline High School softball team, 2nd place state finish 2005, undefeated state champs 2006 record of 40-0.
2007-2010: Luther College softball team; starting pitcher 3 of 4 seasons, qualified for NCAA national tournament 3 of 4 seasons. Conference champs 2007, Conference tournament champs 2010, NCAA regional champs 2010, NCAA 5th place finish 2010. Graduated with school record in season and career strikeouts.
2010 First-Team All American pitcher for DIII
2010 Honda Sports Award Winner for softball (awarded to best player in the sport for DIII)
Kim graduated from Luther College in 2010 before going onto complete her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Mayo Clinic in 2013. Her background as a pitcher and physical therapist gives her a unique perspective and an edge in pitching instruction, with extra focus on injury prevention and overall strength/endurance training.