Coach Don Stanhope has made a commitment to improving softball in Eastern Maine for 28 seasons through numerous clinics, camps, summer leagues, and tournaments. During his many years he has coached at the Middle School, JV and Varsity levels. He is currently entering his 16th season as the Head Coach of Bangor High School Varsity Softball program. Stanhope is a 2020 National Coach of the Year finalist for the Varsity Brands Coach Spirit Awards. Twice Coach Stanhope was awarded KVAC Coach of the Year. In addition he has presented and coached at UMaine Softball clinics. Don is currently a middle school science teacher in Bangor. Coach Stanhope is available for private lessons and clinics at Sluggers.