Since 2011, the Athens Christian Lady Eagle Softball Team has enjoyed a run of 8 straight trips to the State Playoffs, including 3 trips to the Elite Eight Finals in Columbus, Georgia. In 2012, the Lady Eagles made their first appearance in Columbus, finishing 5th in the State. In 2014, ACS set a single-season record with 22 wins, and made its second trip to Columbus, again finishing 5th in the State. In 2016, the Lady Eagles won their first Region 8A Championship and made their third trip to Columbus, once again finishing 5th in the State.
Adam Newland will be taking over as the new Head Coach for the 2019 Season. Coach Newland has over 10 years of coaching experience, which includes serving as a coach for Georgia Impact's top level travel softball teams. Originally from Savannah, Coach Newland and his wife Abby have lived in Athens since 2004. They have one daughter, Brooke, who is a student at ACS.