FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE
The Texas Collegiate League has added a New Team in Victoria and in the process has named them the Generals. Today Mr Haynes has sent me the information on the hiring of Chris Clemons as the Head Coach for the Victoria Generals. Coach Clemons is also the assistant coach at McLennan Community College which is located outside of Waco. Please stay tune as I will exclusive information on the Victoria General such as Roster and Schedules.
(Victoria, Tx) The newest franchise in the Texas Collegiate League has announced their selection for the Head Coach position. The Victoria Generals have selected Chris Clemons to take the helm and lead the team this summer.
Clemons is currently an assistant coach at Mclennan Community College near Waco, Tx. where he has spent 4 of the last six years. He was a volunteer assistant at Baylor for 2 seasons.
Brad Haynes, VP of Baseball Operations for The Generals, said that it was Clemons’ combination of professional experiences and talent evaluation that pushed him in front of the other strong candidates for this job.
“Chris is exactly the type of guy we were looking for,” said Haynes. “His strong presence in the dugout, knowledge of what it takes to get to the next level, and solid references should assure all parents that their sons will be managed properly.”
Clemons was a first round draft pick by the Chicago White Sox following his Junior year at Texas A&M.
“I remember how important my summer ball experience was for me, both as a player and a person, and I look forward to being part of that now as a coach. I’m excited to see the expansion of the TCL in Victoria. I encourage everyone to come to the park and enjoy some good baseball. Summer baseball is about the players who love the game and want to get better. This team will be something the people of Victoria can enjoy and be proud of.” said Clemons
More on Chris Clemons can be found at the Mclennon Baseball website: http://www.mclennan.edu/athletics/baseball/acoach.html
The season is set to begin the first week of June with a final schedule to be announced in the next few days.