2011-12 coaching carousel

Gmetro named Crown coach The Crown College Athletic Department is excited to announce the hiring of Mike Gmetro as the new Head Baseball and Golf Coach. Gmetro will start at Crown on January 2nd.

Grimm to lead Oneonta SUNY Oneonta Director of Athletics, Tracey Ranieri, announced that Benjamin Grimm has been named the interim baseball coach effective immediately. Grimm will assume the duties as head coach for the 2012 season.

Macias named CCNY head coach The City College of New York Athletic Department has announced its next Head Baseball Coach and Fitness Coordinator, and that person is Steven Macias.

Stuhlmiller named interin head coach Eastern Mennonite University has announced the hiring of Jason Stuhlmiller as interim head baseball coach. Stuhlmiller was an assistant last season for the Royals and has been guiding the team since Mark Mace stepped down in July.

Juniata alumus take program reins Newly appointed Juniata College Director of Public Safety Jesse Leonard, a 2006 Juniata graduate, will return to the Eagles' baseball program to serve as head coach.

Beausoleil named Mitchell coach Travis Beausoleil has been named head coach of the Mitchell College baseball team.

Williams named Bobcats' head coach Director of Athletics and Recreation Anthony Berich is pleased to announce Anthony Williams as the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg’s head baseball coach. Berich made the announcement

UW Stout tabs Gardenhire field boss Toby Gardenhire officially became the UW-Stout head baseball coach on Tuesday January 17.

Underwood elevated to top spot Wesley College Athletic Director Mike Drass has announced that Bret Underwood has been promoted to head coach. Underwood, who has served as the assistant coach for the last six seasons, replaces Tripp Keister who accepted a position with the Gulf Coast League Nationals.

Hughes Takes Reins Of Westminster (Mo.) Baseball Program Former Jefferson City Helias High School administrator, coach and teacher Dennis Hughes has been named head baseball coach at Westminster College.

Eureka names Clark new coach James Clark has been named the new head coach at Eureka. Clark was formerly the baseball head coach at Spoon River College and was a four-year NCAA Division III baseball student-athlete at Knox.

Lehman chooses Viggiano to lead program The Lehman College Athletics Department reached back into its past today in announcing the hiring of former Lightning standout, Christian Viggiano, as Lehman's next baseball coach.

Wetmore replaced Hawkins at Occidental After serving as the hitting coach for three years under Jason Hawkins, Luke Wetmore gets his chance to take a swing as the leader of the Occidental College baseball program.

Presentation picks Eikum for coaching job Presentation College athletic director Rick Kline, has announced the hire of Jesse Eikum as the head baseball coach for Presentation.

Former pro Perry to head up Rivier program Rivier Baseball will have a new face at the helm for the 2012 season. Former professional baseball player Anthony Perry has been named Head Baseball Coach for the Rivier Raiders.

Aldins is the new head coach at Stevens Stevens Institute of Technology hired Kristaps Aldins, formerly the assistant coach at Harvard University as the college’s head baseball coach for the 2011-12 academic school year. Aldins is the 10th coach in program history.

LaRosa to lead Widener program Mike LaRosa has been handed the reins as the new baseball coach at Widener University.

Scott Landers selected as Oswego State head baseball coach Oswego State Director of Athletics Tim Hale is pleased to announce that Scott Landers has been selected to be the Oswego State Head Baseball Coach and Strength and Conditioning Coordinator.

Spangenberg to coach alma mater Arcadia University Director of Athletics & Recreation Shirley Liddle is pleased to announce 2008 alumnus, Ken M. Spangenberg, of Clarks Summit, Pa., as the next head coach for the University’s baseball program.

Raabe named new Bethel head coach The Royals will be coached by a former major leaguer in 2011, as Brian Raabe takes over the program.

Yager returns to Lancaster Bible Doug Yager will once again be the Head Coach of the Lancaster Bible College baseball team for the 2012 season. In the process, he will also become the school's first full-time coach.

Pinder to lead Berks program The Penn State Berks athletics department is excited to announce the hiring of Jeff Pinder for the position of head baseball coach. Pinder will assume the head coaching duties effective immediately.

Hirschberg tabbed as new Rangers skipper Drew Athletic Director Jason Fein announced today the appointment of Brian Hirschberg, former assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Lehigh University, as head baseball coach at Drew.

Smith named Luther head coach Luther College Director of Athletics Joe Thompson has announced that Alex Smith, has been named head baseball coach. Smith replaces Brian Gillogly who resigned after 10 years at the helm of the program

McLaughlin chosen to lead Becker Becker College Director of Athletics Frank Millerick has announced the hiring of Robert McLaughlin as its new head baseball coach. McLaughlin comes to Becker after spending the last three seasons as an assistant coach at WPI.

Schreiner names new coach Schreiner has announced that Ryan Brisbin has been named the school's new head coach, replacing Joe Castillo who resigned in April after serving as head coach at his alma mater for 10 years.

Lakeland tabs assistant for head coach Michael Bachar has been promoted to head baseball coach at Lakeland after nine seasons as a player and assistant coach with the Muskies.

Stars tab Hardman as new coach Dominican announced the hiring of Steve Hardman for the position of head baseball coach. Hardman becomes the ninth head coach in the program's history.

Bethel coach out after ninth season Bethel announced that Greg Indlecoffer will not be returning for another season as baseball coach. The Royals finished 20-19 this past season.

Two new faces come to SLIAC Luke Harrigan and Andrew Bartman join Principia's Alex Ferguson to the list of new head coaches in the SLIAC. Harrigan replaces Scott Pritchard at Westminister (Mo.) while Bartman takes over the reins of MacMurray.

Wing takes over Cornell program Seth Wing has been named Cornell College's new head coach, only weeks removed from an appearance in the NCAA Division II championship game as associate head coach at Winona State.

Henry takes reins of Maryville Maryville has named Paul Henry the baseball team’s 24th head coach in the storied program’s 135 years of collegiate baseball.

Ferguson to coach at Principia Principia College Athletic Director Lee Ellis announced today that Principia alum Alex Ferguson will be the Gold and Blue’s new head baseball.

Smith named head coach at NJCU Accomplished high school coach Jeremiah "Jerry" Smith Jr. has been selected as the 11th head baseball coach in the 65-year history of the New Jersey City program for the 2012 season.

LaMarr to lead Mount Saint Vincent Mount Saint Vincent has announced the hiring of Paul LaMarr as the school's baseball coach. Most recently LaMarr served as the associate head coach and pitching coach at D-II Concordia.

Stechschulte named head coach at Ohio Northern Former major league pitcher Gene Stechschulte has been named the head baseball coach at Ohio Northern, effective immediately.

Hampton to coach Eastern Nazarene Eastern Nazarene College announced today that B.J. Hampton has been named the new head coach for the baseball program replacing retiring Matt Kutt.

York's Scappa gets promoted Heading into 2011-12, York's new head coach will not look all that new as Paul Saikia, the Spartan head coach for 24 years, stepped down and will be replaced by long-time assistant coach Mike Scappa.