Assistant Softball Coach
Karina Barrett enters her second season as an assistant coach for the Rose-Hulman softball program in 2015.
A Garden City, Kan., native, Barrett played two years of varsity softball for the Garden City Community College squad, where she lettered at third base. Barrett received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Fort Hays State (Kan.), where she’s currently working on her master’s in the same subject.
In 2014, the Fightin' Engineers qualified for the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament for the first time since 2008 in Barrett's first season with the coaching staff.
Barrett’s coaching experience includes a stint as the assistant coach for the Colby High School (Kan.) squad.
Barrett’s lives in Terre Haute with her husband, Jordan, who serves as the assistant director of recreational sports and athletic facilities, intramurals and club sports at Rose-Hulman’s Sports & Recreation Center. They have a 1-year-old son, Ryker.