Softball coach leaves Elgin for new beginnings Posted in: Lifestyle “And suddenly you know. It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of new beginnings.” – Meister Eckhart After a nice lunch with Coach Amanda Wolf-Schramm, I wondered how I was going to start this story. The tale of an outstanding local athlete coming back after college to be a very successful coach in her home town and seeming to “have it made” for all practical purposes. But then… but then she decides to leave. But as I found that quote, it all made sense. I understood what Coach Wolf-Schramm had been explaining to me. It was time. New beginnings. Student Amanda ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!