Lauren Dobish enters her second season as an assistant coach for the MIT softball program. She is also an assistant coach on the women's basketball team. She comes to MIT from Newton North High School, where she worked as a behavior therapist.
A 2012 graduate of Bates College, Dobish was a four-year member of the softball team, serving as a captain both her junior and senior year. A three-sport athlete, she was also a captain of the women's basketball team and played three seasons for the Bates women's soccer team. At the conclusion of her career, Dobish was inducted into the Scholar-Athlete Society.
Dobish received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and appeared on the Dean's List four times.