Lisa Anderson Hayes was recently named coach of the year by both the Times
and Post-Tribune. She coached the Portage High School girl's varsity
softball team to a state 4A Championship.
Hayes graduated from Chesterton High School, was the CHS catcher for two
years, then later assistant coach for two years under Louann Hopson and also
coached at Marquette High School in Michigan City before going to coach at
Hayes She was a Southern Indiana U. softball player all 4 years. She has
also been inducted into the Indiana high school Softball Hall of Fame.
Lisa and her husband Jason have two sons, Koyie and Colt. Hayes is the
daughter of Therese and Gary Anderson, of Pine Township. Information
provided by proud grandmother Doris Anderson.