Our PRO5 Staff are committed to leading in both baseball and character excellence.

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Jay Stott

General Manager

Former UNC Wilmington
Founder of With Purpose International

Mike Griffin

Lead Instructor – Hitting & Fielding

Head Coach, Czech National Team
Former Head Coach, MLB Development Center

Drew Anderson

Lead Instructor – Infield & Hitting

Owner of DiamondFit Performance
Former TB Rays, CIN Reds (AAA)
Ohio State

Corey Lee

Lead Instructor – Pitching

Former Texas Rangers
1st Round Pick – NC State
Former Nippon Ham Fighters

Jason Roach

College Recruiting Specialist

Former NY Mets
Director of Inside Recruit
UNC Wilmington

Bryan Adametz

Assistant Coach – Outfield and Hitting

Former NC State
(College World Series Team)

Guest Coaches

Trot Nixon

2004 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox
Former Boston Red Sox, NY Mets, Cleveland Indians

Tim Edge

Former Pittsburgh Pirates (AAA)
6th Round Pick – Auburn University

Scott Emerson

Oakland A’s Bullpen Coach
Pitching Coach- A, AA, AAA, Coordinator

Tim Hyers

Current Hitting Coach For Boston Red Sox
Former MLB with Padres, Marlins & Tigers

Alex Sogard

Former Houston Astros, Arizona Diamondbacks (AAA)
NC State
Oregon State

JD Closser

Current NY Yankee minor league coach

Former MLB Rockies

Pat Watkins

Former Cincinnati Reds, Colorado Rockies
East Carolina University

Mike Rikard

Boston Red Sox Scouting Director

Nick Gorneault

Former LA Angels (MLB)
Current LA Angels Scout
Fall 2017 Recap

PRO5 Academy is off to a great start. Along with day to day instruction from some of the best instructors in the area, PRO5 players Fall season included games against other academies in Florida and Alabama, Junior Colleges and the Czech National team at great facilities including the University of Florida, Duke, USA Baseball, Ting Stadium and the Montgomery Biscuits Stadium.  More than 25 college coaches and MLB scouts attended games and workouts.  In addtion PRO5 players received instruction from several guest coaches: Nick Gorneault (Angels Cross-checker), Jerry Sands (MLB player), JD Closser (Yankees catching instructor), Tim Edge (Former Pirates), and more. We were also privileged to volunteer at the Cary Miracle League.