2013 Lufkin Panther Baseball Coaching Staff
Head Varsity - Clay Berry
Coach Clay Berry is in his 21st year of coaching and has been at Lufkin High School since 2002. Coach Berry has been the head baseball coach for the baseball team for since 2007.
Graduate of Arkadelphia High School in Arkadelphia, AR. Earned a B.S.E. degree at Henderson State University. Coach Berry teaches U.S.History @ LHS.
Coach Berry is married to the former Marilyn Phillips of Nacogdoches.
Enjoys trout fishing in the White River in Arkansas and watching the Chicago Cubs.
Assistant Varsity - Jason Stanley
This is his 21st year of coaching and his first year at Lufkin was 2012. Graduate of Sulphur Springs High School and played baseball at Panola Jr. College and Baylor University. Married to Laura Stanley (21 yrs) and have two daughters, Lila Kay (19) and Abby Lee (17). He really enjoys freshwater and saltwater fishing.
JV - Jamie Bridges
Coach Bridges is a 1997 graduate of Lufkin High School. He then attended Stephen F. Austin State University where he received a bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Special Education. Coach Bridges has been with the Lufkin Panther baseball team since 2011, and also coaches football at LHS. He is married to former Kacie Bridges who is also a teacher.
Sophomore - CJ Shelton
Beginning his first season with the Lufkin Baseball program in 2012, Coach Shelton entered this world via the great Collin County, but eventually made his way to the prickly pines of East Texas. Standing at a towering 6'0", from the University of Stephen F. Austin a.k.a Harvard of the South, the bilingual former MMA cage fighter and buffalo wrangler has his sights set on a a productive and successful year for the Sophomore team. The eternal optimist, Coach Shelton brings one motto, two words, and three sentences to his teams. Play hard. Play Smart. Have FUN!! In his spare time he enjoys playing the drums, stand-up comedy, eating, and just being a regular old stand-up dude.
Freshmen - Tyler French
Athletic Director - Todd Quick
Athletic Director Secretary - Jennifer Galloway
Head Athletic Trainer -Mike "Doc" Waters