Confirmed Event Staff Includes:
TC Calhoun: TC is currently an area scout in the St. Louis Cardinals organization. He has spent time as an assistant coach at Transylvania University and previously coached at Emory & Henry College and Asbury University in Kentucky. In 2010, Calhoun served as the Assistant General Manager of the Pulaski Mariners Minor league team. TC has also worked with in the Seattle Mariners and New York Yankees organizations as an associate scout.
George Carroll: George played in the Toronto Blue Jays organization as a catcher after signing as a free agent out of New York Tech. He graduated Cum Laude from NY Tech where he was a captain of the baseball team. George currently coaches in the Blue Jays organization.
Brady North: Currently the Director of Hitting and Mental Performance at Top Level Athletes in Orlando, FL. Serves as Assistant Hitting Coordinator for Baseball Factory under Coach Talmadge Nunnari. Brady coached at Cumberland University serving as the hitting coach. Also played for Coach “T” while at Jacksonville University.
Nelson North: Nelson played in college at Mississippi. Following his playing career, he coached multiple college programs. His coaching experience includes: Associate Head Coach at Belmont University, Cumberland University, University of Tampa, and University of South Florida. Among North’s accomplishments are developing seven pitchers and three catchers who earned All-America honors at Tampa as well as coaching 15 players who were drafted into professional baseball.
Phil Olson: Phil knows a thing or two about saving games; he was the all-time saves leader for Florida State. He played in many big games over the course of his career, from the Little League World Series to the College World Series to the USA National Team. From teaching kids to calming nerves, to a nasty slider, to ironing out mechanics, Phil is an expert in all things pitching. Phil played professionally in the Mets organization and uses all of his experience to help young pitchers – and always with a smile on his face and an approachable presence.
Dan Taylor: Dan is the former Head Coach at Mars Hill College where he is the winningest coach in MHC history with 233 wins. Before MHC, he was at Frederick Community College where he was three-time Region XX, Maryland JUCO and Louisville Slugger Coach of the Year. He is currently the head coach at John Carroll Catholic High School in Fort Pierce, FL.