Go to ...
Burbank Sport Nets

Top Coach 93: Jayson King, Franklin Pierce


NCAA D2 baseball is often overlooked, but consistently produce a terrific brand of baseball and provide top notch draftees for Major League Baseball. We’ve had several D2 coaches as guests before and it’s always interesting to get their take on just how they fit in the big picture.

In this episode we’re talking to the head coach at Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire, Jayson King. A Massachusetts native, Coach King represents another in the long line of coaches who hail from the Northeast. Quite amazing when you stop to add it up. King likes to credit Clemson coach Jack Leggett as one who kind of greased the path for those following in his footsteps.

We talk a bit about recruiting, staffing, and other standard coaching items, but we also spend some time on Coach King’s stint with the USA 18U National Team in 2014. And find out how a baseball to the eye kickstarted Coach King’s coaching career.

Follow Jayson King on Twitter.

Follow Top Coach on Twitter at @TopCoachPodcast.

Check out Rich Prado and Play In School on Twitter at @PlayInSchool

Make sure to visit our friends at Burbank Sport Nets

Jack Warren is available to speak to your team or coaches’ meeting. Find out more by clicking the SPEAKING tab at JackWWarren.com.

photo credit: Franklin Pierce Athletics

Intro Music: Matt’s Blues, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Subscribe to this podcast in iTunes.

Listen via Stitcher Radio!

Here’s the feed if you use another podcast app: http://topcoachpodcast.com/?feed=podcast

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *