Nebraska softball head coach Rhonda Revelle gets one-year contract extension

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Longtime Husker softball coach Rhonda Revelle is staying in Nebraska for the near future.

Athletic Director Trev Alberts announced Monday that Revelle has gotten a one-year contract extension through the 2026 season.

“Rhonda Revelle is a tremendous leader of our softball program and a great representative of the University of Nebraska,” Alberts said.  “In her three decades leading Nebraska softball, Rhonda has recruited and developed outstanding players who have made a great impact on the diamond.”

In her 30th season as head coach, Revelle led the Huskers to a 41-16 record, the Big Ten Conference Tournament title and a spot in the NCAA Stillwater Regional.

“I am honored and humbled by the faith Trev Alberts has shown me and my staff as we continue to work toward returning Nebraska softball to its perch among the sport’s elite,” Revelle said.  “We took a big step in our program development this year with our Big Ten Tournament title and an NCAA Tournament appearance.”

Revelle will enter her 31st season with a 1,061-623 record, more wins than any coach in Nebraska history.

“I am thrilled to continue this journey of chasing excellence with our coaches, staff and student-athletes,” Revelle said.  “We believe the future is bright for the Nebraska softball program, and I could not be more grateful for the opportunity to serve this team, department, university and community.”

During Revelle’s time as head coach, she has won eight conference titles.  She has also led the Huskers to 21 NCAA Tournaments, three women’s College World Series appearances and 15 top-20 national finishes.

Revelle was inducted into the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2010.

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