Assistant Coaches

Assistant Coach Garrett Copeland

  • Native of Knoxville, TN
  • Played for Coach Buckner at Bearden HS
  • Played College Baseball at Lincoln Memorial University
  • Graduate of University of Tennessee

Assistant Coach Daniel Sharp

  • From Johnson City Tennessee
  • Graduate of Science Hill High School
  • Played Baseball at Carson-Newman University
  • Bachelors and Master Degrees from Carson-Newman University
  • Played Professional Baseball for Trinidad Triggers
  • Coached at Carson-Newman University and Blackburn College

Assistant Coach Bill Mink

  • From Middlesboro, Ky
  • Graduated from Carson-Newman
  • Married to Kim with four kids: Abby, Emma, Kara, and Jake.
  • Been with the Admirals since 2010.

Assistant Coach Mark Newby 

  •  Originally from Martin, TN
  • Played collegiate baseball at:
    • Freed-Hardeman University
    • University of Tennessee at Martin
  • Graduated from University of Tennessee at Martin
  • Married to Carla with two children: Alex and Jordan

Assistant Coach Sam Schulze