2019 Nebraska Class A State Champions

Row 1: Maggie Vasa, Sydney Kotz, Kate Voisin, Anna Fitzgerald,Maddie Delos Reyes

Row 2: Emmie Wills, Kaylee Wagner, Eden Ford, Jordyn Bahl, Abbie Wolfe, Haley Wilwerding, McKenna Schneider, Grace Anderson

Row 3: Assistant Coach Jordan Van Roy, Assistant Coach Kirsten Dargy, Assistant Coach Dan Johnston, Head Coach Todd Petersen, Assistant Coach Clint Hoelscher, Assistant Coach Luke Olson, Assistant Coach Amanda Butera

Row 4: Jenna Kramer, Mia Jarecki, Jenna Hoelscher, Amaya Staehlin, Brooke Dumont, Bailee Lampman, Claira Lieber, Sofia Hurst


A Tradition Of Excellence Since 1993


State Champions - 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2017, 2019

State Runner Up - 2005, 2008, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018

State Tournament 3rd Place - 2011, 2012, 2014

State Tournament Qualifier - 1993, 1994, 2009

Spring & Summer Camps

Visit the Monarch Camp page for information and to register for the Monarch Spring Camp on April 16th and the Monarch Summer Camp from June 1st - 5th.  

Learn and workout with the defending State Champions!

05/03/20 - UPDATE - The Monarch Summer Camp scheduled for June 1st - 5th has been cancelled.  No information is available on a possible reschedulement.  Please visit this site often for further information.  

Gatorade Nebraska Softball Player Of The Year

Lincoln Journal Star - Girls Coach Of The Year

Congratulations to Head Coach Todd Petersen on his selection as the Lincoln Journal-Star  2020 Girls Coach Of The Year

NHSACA Finalist

Congratulations to Head Coach Todd Petersen for being selected as a finalist for the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Softball Coach Of The Year for 2020.  The winner will be announced at their convention in Lincoln, NE on July 23rd.  

Stand Beside Her Tour

March 08, 2020 - Congratulations to Jordyn Bahl on her selection to play with Team KC against Team USA in the Stand Beside Her Tour on May 1, 2020 at the KC Urban Youth Academy.

04/05/20 - UPDATE - Due to the ongoing COVID-19 issue, this event has been cancelled.  

2020 Schedule Announcement

The Monarchs are excited to announce that games have been scheduled on September 2, 2020 with Platte County and Blue Springs South High Schools at Missouri Western University in St. Joseph.  Blue Springs South is the two time defending state champion.  This will be a great opportunity to play two of the best programs in Missouri.  

Additional information will be posted as is available.  

Team photos and individual All-Nebraska photos are provided by Dennis Hassel, 402-290-7775,  We thank him for his many years of service to Papillion-LaVista athletics and for his support of the Monarch Softball program.  

Roster photos and most of the game and event photos provided by Ross Whipple.  Other photos provided by: Gil Baca, Tom Hoagland, Tom Kempf, Jim Kimball, Ron Osborne, Pam Schwarting  and Stacy Van Roy.