All instructors at Extra Innings Jackson come with an extensive baseball or softball background. Whether they are former or current professional players, college all-stars, or high school or college coaches, Extra Innings Jackson offers serious professional instruction!
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Bob Wright - Extra Innings Instructor
Michigan High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame - Michigan Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame - 20 Years coaching Jackson's elite Wendy's Connie Mack Baseball Team - 35 Years coaching experience with Grand Rapids and Jackson High Schools
Gary Goodwin - Extra Innings Instructor
- Assistant BB Coach, Jackson Community College - Former BB Coach, Kalamazoo Valley Community College - Minor League Player (Pitcher), Pittsburgh Pirates - Collegiate Player, Southern Arkansas University
Ed Vaughn - Extra Innings Instructor
Baseball hitting instruction; Coach -Jackson High; Coach - Lumen Christi High; Player - Michigan State University
Bri Smith - Extra Innings Instructor
Grass Lake High School JV Coach - Assistant Coach, Spring Arbor University ('07-'10) - Instructor, Provincial Women's Softball Association, Toronto, Canada - Spring Arbor University stand-out - SAU 2005 NCCAA National Championship team member
Derek Brown - Extra Innings Instructor
Assistant Baseball Coach, Albion College – Three year Spring Arbor University starter – two time All Conference, three time All Region selection.
Amber Young - Extra Innings Instructor
Assistant Softball Coach, Hillsdale College – Four Year Starter and Top Pitcher, Tiffin University – Ranks among Tiffin University’s all-time top pitchers in all key statistics. Holds school’s record form most strikeouts in a single game.
Don Kores - Softball Hitting Instructor
Over 20 years of extensive experience coaching highly competitive baseball and softball teams - Extensive training and practice in teaching highly effective hitting technique - Developed strong client base as hitting instructor at Bamm Academy - Effectively instructs all ages and ability, including advanced players.