2012 Baseball
Record: 22-27 Home: 10-10 Away: 7-13 Neutral: 5-4 HAAC: 13-13
 
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Bill Jackson
Associate Head Coach
6th Season

During the 2010-2011 school year Bill Jackson will be in his fifth season with Coach McKillip and the Yellowjacket baseball program. Jackson is the infield and hitting coach for Head Coach Brady McKillip and the Yellowjackets. Bill's coaching career began as an assistant in the fall of 2000 at Sauk Valley Community College in Dixon, Illinois. He spent two-and-a-half years there as an assistant coach. In the spring of 2003 Jackson became the interim head coach of the Skyhawks and in the following fall Bill became the full head coach. In the spring of 2005 Jackson moved on to become and assistant at Summit County High School in Frisco, Colorado. In the fall of 2005 Bill moved again and became a volunteer assistant at Southwestern Community College in Creston, Iowa. In the summer of 2006 and 2007 Jackson earned some valuable experience in Junction City, Kansas coaching a collegiate summer team, the Generals of the Central Plains League where he worked with the positional players. In the fall of 2006 Bill was an assistant at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa. During this past summer (2010), Jackson assisted at the DeMarini top 96 camp.

Jackson's' playing career began at Sauk Valley Community College in 1996. While at SVCC, Jackson was a middle infielder. In 1998 Bill transferred to Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois. While at EC Jackson was an all-conference, tournament team second baseman and an all region selection. Bill went on to play two years of semi-pro ball for the River City Mudcats.

In his free time, Bill enjoys spending time with his wife (Nicole), family, and friends along with skiing. Bill is a 2003 graduate of Aurora University with an MBA and a 2000 graduate of Eureka College with a B.S. in Business.

 
2012 Baseball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
RSJosef Gonzalez*SOINFS/R5-5145Caguas, PRPuerto Rico Baseball Academy
1Luke RichardsFRINFR/R5-10160Giltner, NEHastings College
2Chase KuehlJR1BR/R6-2185Kansas City, MORaytown HS
3Francis RodriguezJRINFR/R5-11170Omaha, NEEllsworth CC
5Brian LiraSOSSR/R5-5165Bayamon, PRColegio Laico San Pablo
6Alex PenaJROFL/R6-1175Santiago, Dominican RepublicColegio La Zurza
7Daniel MogollonSOIFR/R5-11150Caracas, VenezuelaU.E.B. Cayetano Carr Guarenas
8Euddi OrtegaJRUtilL/L5-9190Orlando, FLEllsworth CC
9Matt KobeskiSOOFL/R5-9185Pittston, PAPittston, PA HS
10Dillon StonerSOCR/R6-2200Sterling, ILHighland CC
11Meredith MeadorSOCR/R5-8175Indianola, IAIndianola HS
12Miles SheltonJRINFS/R5-7170Kansas City, MOLongview CC
13Aaron LayneJROFR/R6-1165Moreno Valley, CAMount San Jacinto College
14Dave LetourneauSROFL/R5-11180Chicago, ILMoraine Valley CC
15Jake ClarkSRRHPR/R6-0210Roscoe, ILKishwaukee JC
16Blane RobinsonFR2BR/R5-9165Unionville, MOPutnam County HS
17Bryan CouchJRINFR/R5-10195Kansas City, MOAllen County CC
19Efrain SolisSOCR/R5-7185Yabucoa, PRColegio Hector Urdaneta
20Steven RodriguezFROFR/R5-10150Puerto RicoYakima Valley CC
22Zeke AmadorSRRHPR/R5-11185Orland Park, ILKankakee JC
24Danny OssiginacJRRHPR/R6-4180Fullerton, CAFullerton College
25Arnaldo GomezJRRHPR/R6-3175Santiago, Dominican RepublicColegio Duarte
26Miles SerigFROFR/R6-0180Lee's Summit, MOBlue Springs South HS
29Gabriel AyalaJROFS/R6-1195Florida, Puerto RicoEllsworth CC
30Jose RosarioFRPR/R6-2170Canovanas, Puerto RicoSaint Francis HS
33Martin MartinezJRLHPL/L5-11185Phoenix, AZSouth Mountain CC
34Carlos MercadoJRPR/R6-5225Santiago, Dominican RepublicNorth Central Missouri College
35Joe OlsonFROFL/R5-9165Agency, IACardinal HS
38Josh HigginsJRLHPL/L6-1230Farwell, MIFarwell HS
39Jonathan Alvarado CrespoFRC/1BR/R5-9195Puerto RicoYakima Valley CC
* Redshirt
Jensen Sato - Student Assistant - 1st season
Cole Mahoney-Bruer - Student Assistant - 1st season
Julio Godinez - Student Assistant - 1st season
Brady McKillip - Head Coach - 12th season
Bill Jackson - Associate Head Coach - 6th season
Franyer Briceno - Manager - 2nd season