Lady Mountaineer Softball Coaching Staff
Kendra Whisenhunt - Head Coach
Kendra is a native of Van Buren, Arkansas and is entering her third year as the head coach for the Lady Mountaineers. She played college softball here at Eastern Oklahoma State College in 2007-2009 where she was the former single-season homerun leader her freshman year with 18 homeruns and was first-team All-Region catcher. She continued her education and softball career at University of Arkansas at Monticello. As a junior, she helped the Cotton Blossoms to a program best 55-13 record, a Gulf South Conference Championship, a NCAA Division II Regional Championship and a NCAA Division II Super Regional finalist. That same season, the Blossoms were recognized as having the highest team grade point average in the nation among four year universities. Kendra graduated from UAM with her Bachelor’s of Agriculture-Animal Science in May 2011.
Kendra began her coaching career at Eastern Oklahoma State College where she was the assistant softball coach under Andy Mace for four years before taking over as head coach in 2015. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Sports Administration from East Central University in 2015.
She currently resides in Wilburton with her husband, Anthony.
Cheyenne Patterson - Assistant Coach
Cheyenne Patterson is in her first year as assistant coach and pitching coach for Eastern’s softball program.
A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Patterson graduated from Saginaw High School as a four-year letterman. She earned 2nd team All-District Honors her freshman year and 1st team All-District Honors the following three years.
Patterson then attended North Central Texas College in Gainesville, Texas. While there, she set season and career records in innings pitched, wins, and strikeouts. Next, she went on to pitch for Texas Wesleyan University before earning her bachelor’s degree in exercise science in 2014.
Previously, Patterson was the assistant coach and pitching coach for Northern Oklahoma College’s softball program.
Anthony Whisenhunt - Assistant Coach/Recruiting
Anthony is entering his third year as a volunteer assistant coach for the Lady Mountaineer Softball program and is involved in recruiting and day-to-day operations. He resides in Wilburton and is also an Eastern alumnus, graduating with honors.