Springfield softball coach arrested, suspended from team

Springfield Local Schools has suspended an assistant varsity softball coach after police say she was pulled over with a drunk student and pot in her car.

According to court documents, 22-year-old Christine Zappone picked up a 16 year old girl Sunday night from a party in Springfield Township. The documents say Zappone knew the student was drunk and out past curfew.

She was arrested in the 3500 block of Rushland Avenue in Toledo. That's when police found a small baggie of pot and a pipe.

Zappone has been suspended from the team for the rest of the year. She is not a teacher with the district.

The student has not yet been disciplined.

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