Lapple returns to Maine Maritime Academy as a Certified Athletic Trainer, after previously serving in that position in 2016. Most recently, Lapple served as the Assistant Athletic Trainer at Middle Tennesee State University where she worked with the women's basketall team and served as an approved clinical preceptor while overseeing two graduate assistant athletic trainers.
Lapple also worked at Colby-Sawyer College prior to her first stint at Maine Maritime Academy.
Lapple received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Maine where she played Division I softball for the Black Bears for four years. She continued on to an intern position at the United States Naval Academy and earned her Master of Science from the University of Georgia.