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9u Creekview Jr. Grizzlies
2019-2020 9u Creekview Jr Grizzlies Head Coach Named
Welcome to the home of the 2019-2020 9u Creekview Jr Grizzlies baseball. The Jr Grizzlies organization has selected Philip Jackson to lead this age group. Coach Jackson comes to us with many years of baseball coaching experience with rec and all-star coaching as well as travel baseball coaching experience. With five boys of his own, he has spent most of the last 15 years on and around the baseball diamond. He has served as president of Free Home Baseball and was a board member of North Cherokee Baseball Association and on the board at Macedonia baseball. He has coached rec teams at Free Home, Macedonia and Canton Fall league as well as All-star teams with North Cherokee and Macedonia. He has held assistant and head coach responsibilities on many travel teams, which include:8u Giants Baseball 11u Macedonia Mavericks9u Giants Baseball 12u Macedonia Mavericks9u Red Sox Baseball 13u Giants Baseball10u Sawnee Mountain Thunder 14u Giants Baseball11u Sawnee Mountain Thunder 14u East Cherokee Owls
As you can see with this team, you will be getting an experienced coach that has many years’ experience with kids in coach pitch arena; especially in the 9u age group. Coach Jackson’s philosophy is to work on the fundamentals with the kids and really work to improve their baseball IQ. During practice you will see him stop the kids mid-play and ask “why” they did something. Right or wrong, he will ask, just so they understand the “why”.
Coach Jackson does not have a set date for tryouts yet, but he plans to have something set up end of June after he returns from his 11u teams USSSA Global World Series event in Gulf Shores. If you are interested in more information or trying out, there is a registration link on the right of this webpage. Please click there and complete the form. If you would like Coach Jackson to contact you directly, you can request this in the form as well.
Please stay tuned to this website for tryout dates to come soon.