Assistant Coach Jake Carlson
Jake Carlson enters his 1st year with the Hawks. Carlson returns to the WJCAC conference after spending the previous two years at Blinn College.
Coach Carlson begins his 10th season at the collegiate level. Carlson started his coaching career as the Volunteer Assistant at Nicholls State University and was promoted to a full-time Assistant in his 2nd season. After Nicholls State, Carlson made stops at Coffeyville Community College, Odessa College and Blinn College. Carlson served as an associate scout for five years with the Kansas City Royals.
A native of Manhattan, KS, Carlson prepped at Manhattan High School. After high school, Carlson attended Butler County Community College and as a Sophmore was an all-conference outfielder. After Butler, Carlson transferred to Nicholls State and finished the remaining two years of his collegiate playing career. Carlson has a Bachelor of Science degree from Nicholls State University.