The Greenbrier Knights Baseball Club are excited to announce that Coach Chuck Slaughter and Coach Jack Moore will both be returning to the Knights. In addition, the Knights are excited to have John Bates and Jabari Brown joining the staff for the 2019 summer season.
Head Coach: Chuck Slaughter
Coach Slaughter, a native & resident of Chesapeake, VA, is entering his 25th season of coaching in the Greenbrier Knights organization. Coach Slaughter is the former head baseball coach at IC Norcom HS in Portsmouth, VA. Coach Slaughter played collegiate baseball at Virginia Wesleyan College.
Head Coach: Jack Moore
Coach Moore, a native & resident of Virginia Beach, VA, is returning to the Knights coaching staff. Coach Moore is currently an assistant baseball coach at Bryant & Stratton College, and has over 20 years of collegiate coaching experience, serving as head coach and assistant coach for NCAA & NJCAA college programs through the years, as well as in collegiate summer leagues. Coach Moore played collegiate baseball at Barton College.
Associate Head Coach: John Bates
Coach Bates is currently serving as the assistant Coach/recruiting coordinator at Rust College in Holly Springs, MS. Coach Bates has previously served as head coach at Lane College in Jackson, TN as well as several other coaching positions. Prior to beginning his coaching career, Coach Bates served our Country in the US Army.
Coach Bates earned his BS degree in Education from Liberty University, and his BA in Theology from the University of Minnesota Graduate School of Theology, Brooklyn center, MN.
Coach Bates played his collegiate baseball at Coahoma Junior College in Clarksdale, Mississippi and then Mississippi Valley State University. Coach Bates will be entering his first season as associate head coach of the Greenbrier Knights in the TSL.
Assistant Coach: Jabari Brown
Coach Brown is currently serving as the assistant baseball coach at Claflin University in South Carolina. Coach Brown will be in his first year as the assistant coach for the Greenbrier Knights Baseball Club. We are happy to have Coach Brown joining us this summer.