Jan Pauly - Head Coach - e-mail Coach Pauly

Coach Pauly is looking forward to her fifth year as head coach of the Varsity Softball Team.  She graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a bachelor's degree in business and DePaul University with a masters degree in Business Administration.  While at EIU she competed inter-collegiately as a member of the Softball team. Jan also has several years experience coaching travel softball. Jan lives in Third Lake with her husband Mike, Daughter Erin, who is employed by CDW, and son Matthew who is a junior at the University of Utah.

David Doerhoefer - Assistant Coach - e-mail Coach Doerhoefer

Coach Doerhoefer is in his fifth year of coaching at VHHS.  He has been coaching girls fastpitch softball in Vernon Hills since 2000 and a member of National Fastpitch Coaches Association for the last 12 years.  David lives in Vernon Hills with his wife Joyce. Both of their children, Sara (2010) and Eric (2014) are graduates of VHHS and the University of Missouri.  Sara is teaching (Blue Valley Northwest - Overland Park, KS) and Eric is working for Sherwin Williams and currently living at home.

Keli Powles - Assistant Coach - e-mail Coach Powles

Coach Powles is in her fourth year of coaching at VHHS after three years coaching at Zion Benton JV and four years as a volunteer assistant with the Zion Benton Varsity.  Keli also has several years experience coaching travel softball. Keli and her husband, Jerry live in Antioch. Allyssa recently graduated from Concordia University while Ashlen is attending Eastern Illinois and Addison attends the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh.

Kevin Lauret - Assistant Coach - e-mail Coach Lauret

Coach Lauret is in his second year of coaching at VHHS.