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Job ID: 237213

Head Coach, Baseball
Alcorn State University

Date Posted Jun. 7, 2024
Title Head Coach, Baseball
University Alcorn State University
Lorman, MS, United States
Department Baseball
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coach
  • Athletics

Job Summary

The incumbent manages a competitive Division I Baseball program that adheres to all University, SWAC and NCAA rules and regulations while providing a safe and accepting environment for student-athletes to grow and develop academically, athletically and one that encourages personal responsibility, sportsmanship and service to others 

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Thorough and accurate knowledge in the subject sport
  • Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
  • Strong knowledge of baseball skills and strategies
  • Good communication skills, verbal, written and interpersonal
  • Strong coaching and recruiting skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to recruit effectively
  • Ability to work effectively with a wide range of people in a diverse community 

Essential Job Functions

  • Assigns Assistant Coaches and/or graduate Students in the overall planning and execution of  the intercollegiate Baseball program
  • Recruits quality prospective student-athletes and ensures timely submission of their academic    records for admissions
  • Monitors academic progress and status of team members, implementing action plans through appropriate staff when needed
  • Monitors and maintains the discipline and conduct of student athletes to support the image   and reputation of the athletics program
  • Plans coaching and practice sessions in accordance with NCAA and SWAC regulations  
  • Develops and implements game strategy and position assignments
  • Oversees the strength and condition program for student athletes
  • Manages all operational, fiscal, and administrative activities for the Baseball program  
  • Promotes the athletic program and specific sport through community events, public   speaking, fundraising and marketing
  • Ensures adherence to all Association, Conference and University rules by athletes and support staff


  • Other duties as assigned by the Athletics Director


  •  Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution
  •  Three (3) years’ coaching experience

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