Category Archives: New Coach

Southern Miss names Berry as head coach

Scott Berry
Scott Berry

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – A familiar face takes over at the helm of the Southern Miss baseball program as Director of Athletics Richard Giannini announced today that Scott Berry has been promoted to the head coaching position. Berry replaces Corky Palmer, who announced his retirement as the Golden Eagle coach last week after 12 seasons leading the Southern Miss baseball team. Berry’s promotion is pending approval by the Board of Trustees, Institute of Higher Learning.

Berry has been Palmer’s right-hand man for the last nine seasons at Southern Miss, and it is no coincidence that the school is in the midst of the most successful run in school history advancing to six consecutive NCAA regionals. Continue reading Southern Miss names Berry as head coach

Search for new USM coach won’t take long

Scott Berry
Scott Berry

The fact that Corky Palmer will no longer be the head coach of the Southern Miss baseball team is beginning to settle in as he was honored with a framed No. 44 jersey prior to Saturday’s game against rival Tulane.

As Golden Eagle fans look to a future without Palmer, USM athletic director Richard Giannini is in the early stages of finding his replacement. Speculation centers around associate head coach Scott Berry, who is in his ninth season on the staff and his sixth as the top assistant. Continue reading Search for new USM coach won’t take long

Wes Davis Joins ORU Baseball Staff

Wes Davis joined the ORU baseball staff on Thursday-Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
Wes Davis joined the ORU baseball staff on Thursday-Courtesy: ORU Media Relations

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TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts University baseball coach Rob Walton announced the addition of Wes Davis as assistant coach of the Golden Eagles on Thursday. Davis joins ORU after spending the last four seasons as assistant coach at UT-Tyler.
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East Texas Pump Jacks Introduce New Field General

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Ben Taylor takes over as head coach of the Pump Jacks for the 2009 season

Kilgore, TX (January 15, 2009) – 365 days ago, the East Texas Pump Jacks were born. Today, the team opened its second chapter by announcing that Ben Taylor will succeed Stan Phelps as head coach for the Pump Jacks’ 2009 season.

“I am extremely, extremely excited to be a part of this organization and to be the skipper of this team,” Taylor said in a phone interview from his home in Scottsdale, Ariz. “It’s a great opportunity and it’s very special.”
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Louisiana Tech Wade Simoneaux Adds Adams to Coaching Staff

Volunteer Assistant Coach Spud Adams
Volunteer Assistant Coach Spud Adams

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RUSTON — Louisiana Tech head baseball coach Wade Simoneaux announced Wednesday an addition to his coaching staff as Spud Adams will serve as the team’s volunteer assistant coach.

I am really excited about the opportunity Coach Simoneaux has given me, Adams said.

Adams fills the position that was held by Dr. David Szymanski who will remain on the staff as the strength and conditioning coach. Previously, Adams served two seasons as a manager of the Bulldogs.
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Florida International Baseball Hires Damas as New Assistant Coach

Courtesy: FIUSports.com
Courtesy: FIUSports.com

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Frank Damas joins the FIU baseball coaching staff after a successful stint as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Miami Dade College. With Damas on their staff from 2003 until 2008, MDC won four Southern Conference championships and posted a combined record of 202-70
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Rich Maloney Names Ust Volunteer Assistant Coach

 Brant Ust
Brant Ust

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. — University of Michigan head baseball coach Rich Maloney has announced the addition of Brant Ust to his coaching staff as a volunteer assistant. Ust, who was the Big East Player of the Year and an All-American in 1998 at Notre Dame, replaces Aaron Hepner on Maloney’s staff. Hepner took an assistant coaching position at Eastern Michigan (Dec. 4).
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The Victoria Generals new Head Coach

Chris Clemons
Chris Clemons

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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.
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Jeremy Fikac Accepts Promotion within Texas State Baseball Staff

Fikac will enter his second season with the team after serving as the volunteer assistant last year.
Fikac will enter his second season with the team after serving as the volunteer assistant last year.

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SAN MARCOS – Texas State University and head baseball coach Ty Harrington announced the promotion of Jeremy Fikac to assistant baseball coach for the Bobcats in the 2009 baseball season.

Fikac will enter his second season with the team after serving as the volunteer assistant last year.

“We are fortunate to have someone who has been a part of the Texas State family in this position,” said Harrington. “Jeremy will bring so much ownership to the table, along with infinite baseball knowledge and a competitive baseball nature.”
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Charleston Southern University Baseball: Hayes Joins Lake’s Staff

Anthony Hayes
Anthony Hayes

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CHARLESTON, S.C. – First-year Head Coach Stuart Lake has completed his staff for the 2009 baseball season by adding student assistant, Anthony Hayes, it was announced Wednesday. Hayes, who will coach the outfielders, help with the hitters and act as the first base coach, will be the third coach on the staff to return to his alma mater, joining former CSU battery mates Lake and pitching coach Stan Kowalski.
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