Fastpitch Instructor & Fastpitch Travel Team Coach
Kristen Kalivas is a graduate from North Central College where she competed in both basketball and softball. As a member of the NCC Hall of Fame, she graduated as the softball programs career record holder in four categories and still holds North Centrals career record for batting average. She also established three single-season softball records and remains the programs standard bearer for runs scored in a single season. Kristen was the eighth player in history of the Cardinals womens basketball program to score 1,000 career points and currently ranks 10th in school history with 1,129 while ranking second in career assists and steals. She went on to become a four-time All CCIW honoree in both sports, as well as a three-time All- Region selection in softball.
Kristen served as the head coach for both girls basketball and softball at Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora from 2003-2009, winning four IHSA regional championships in basketball, before moving to Metea Valley High School in 2009 where she took on coaching positions in both sports. Currently she teaches math and is the head softball coach at Metea Valley where two seasons ago she led the girls basketball program to its first ever Regional Championship.
Coach Kalivas enters her second year with the Bulls Sox Academy Staff as the head coach of the 16ukk team.