Jake Martin Appointed Interim Head Baseball Coach

Jake Martin Appointed Interim Head Baseball Coach

August 12, 2009

martin_jake_2009baseball.jpgAugust 12, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Jake Martin, who has served as DePauw's assistant baseball coach for the last six seasons, has been named the University's interim head baseball coach effective immediately. Martin had been the team's hitting instructor and recruiting coordinator. He takes over for Matt Walker who resigned on August 7.

"Jake has played a key role with the baseball program since he came here and I'm confident he can step in and lead the team," says Page Cotton, director of athletics at DePauw.

A 2003 Wabash College graduate, Martin received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology and was a four-year letterman for the Little Giants. Martin was a two-time team most valuable player and earned all-North Coast Athletic Conference honors as both a pitcher and outfielder.

The Milroy, Indiana, native earned a master’s degree at Indiana State University in 2005.

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