Kirk Shillcox of Two Rivers will be the head coach of the Silver Lake College women's softball program, which will debut during the 2017-2018 academic year. He is devoting the 2016-2017 academic year to recruiting student-athletes to be part of the first softball team in school history.
Coach Shillcox served as the lead assistant varsity coach at Finlandia University in 2016. He also was the head coach of the Two Rivers High School softball team from 2011 to 2014, and has been the assistant varsity softball coach at Roncalli High School in Manitowoc since 2014.
He is a graduate of Two Rivers High School and Lakeshore Technical College, and he served in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Coach Shillcox owns the Lakeshore Rise indoor hitting and training facility in Two Rivers, and he works as the Recreation Fields Manager for the City of Two Rivers Parks and Recreation Department.