Chandler Rice begins her first season as an assistant coach on the Cleveland State coaching staff in 2018-19.
Rice begins her tenure at Cleveland State after an outstanding playing career at Toledo.
Rice was a three-time First Team All-Mid-American selection at Toledo and also earned National Fastpitch Coaches Association all-region honors as a senior.
She departed Toledo as the school's all-time leader in slugging percentage, runs scored, doubles and total bases. Additionally, she ranks second in Toledo history in batting average, hits, at-bats, runs batted in and home runs.
Equally adept in the classroom, Rice was named Second Team All-District by CoSIDA and was an All-MAC academic selection.
Following her career at Toledo, Rice signed with the Akron Racers of the National Pro Fastpitch League.
Rice is from Louisville, Ohio and attended Louisville High School.