Eckmann named Austin softball coach

Posted at: 08/12/2014 2:34 PM

 (ABC 6 NEWS) -- Al Eckmann is returning to the Austin Packers.

The school announced Tuesday that Eckmann is the new softball coach, replacing Cindy Owen, who resigned after the 2014 season.

Eckmann was the Packers coach from 1977-1986, and led the team to three state championships during that time.