Head Coach

Head Coach Matthew Buckner1899521_905691849491776_1282762857511049748_o

The Facts
Born: 
June 11 , 1978

Wife: Robyn
Child:
Lukas, born August 20, 2005.        1797527_10205487163532571_4274418311320366003_n

 

 

Education
Monterey High School, Monterey, TN
Roane State Community College

Undergraduate and Graduate Degree, University of  Tennessee

College Baseball Career:
Catcher, Roane State Community College

Coaching Career:
2001-03 – Assistant Coach at Farragut High School
2004-09 – Bearden High School Head Coach
2010-Present – Farragut High School Head Coach

Accomplishments

  • Seventh Season as Head Coach for Farragut Admirals
  • Compiled a record of 177-72 (71%) at Bearden as Head Coach
  • Has prepared over 60  former players for college baseball and has 6 playing in the professional ranks
  • Coached Current MLB Players, AJ Simcox, Nicky Delmonico, Philip Pfeifer and 2106 2nd Pick Nick Senzel
  • Guided the Admirals to a 42-6 record and the 2010 State Championship in his first year at Farragut
  • Lead Admirals to 2011 State Championship with a 37-8 record.
  • 2010, 2011 and 2014 Class AAA Tennessee High School Coach of the Year Award
  • 2012 Record 37-9
  • Overall record through 2015 Season – 442-132
  • 8 Consecutive Sectional Coach of the Year Awards