description

Inducted in 2009
El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Board of Directors
Started playing baseball from Little League to Pony league in El Paso
At Coronado High School, his high school years were focused on football and track
Started his coaching career in 1979, after graduating from University of Texas at El Paso
Started his coaching at Terrace Hills Middle School
Coached all three levels of high school baseball
Coached youth baseball and softball from T-Ball to 14 and Under level
Won District Championships at Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity levels
Varsity Head Coach at Coronado High School 1990 – 1994
District Champions 1991, 1992, 1993
Bi-District Champions 1994
Area and Quarter Finals Champions 1992 and 1993
Regional Champions 1992
Texas State Final Four 1992
Four of his Coronado players named to Texas All State Team: Jim Wadworth, Ray Herrera, Jordan Fisher and Will Steinmann
Coached Rocky Coppinger who pitched nine seasons of professional baseball including five season on the major league level with the Orioles and Brewers

Uploaded on 07.06.2018 by El Paso Baseball Hall Of Fame 2

Eastside / Eastwood, (2010 - 2019), Sports

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

Thank you for your comment

JUAN OROZCO

Report this entry

Choose the most important reason for this report

Your name

Your email address

Optional detail

Thank you for your report

More from the same community-collection

ERNIE BARRUETA

Inducted in 2003
Hall of Fame Brother/Brother duo honoree
Played in his first All Star game at the...

FRANK PORTH

Inducted in 2006
Served the baseball community as an umpire and administrator
He was a man on top...

JOE CARRASCO

Inducted in 2006
Hall of Fame only Son/Father/Son trio honoree Family
He started playing baseball in 1956 with...

ALEX GUTIERREZ

Inducted in 2006
Alex Gutierrez was the soul of baseball in the Lower Valley for 57 years
He...

RAUL REAL y VASQUEZ

Inducted in 2006
Started his baseball career with the El Paso Little League, Optimists, Pony and American Legion Leagues...

MARK WASINGER

Inducted in 2006
Played baseball for Kecoughtan High School in Hampton Virginia
Attended Old Dominion University on a...

EPBBHOF 2000-01-02

Album Cover EPBBHOF 2000-01-02

EPBBHOF 2003-04-05

Album Cover EPBBHOF 2003-04-05

MANNY PACILLAS

Inducted in 2009
Graduate of El Paso High School where he was All City and All District selection in...

LARRY STELLEY

nducted in 2009
Leading hitter and pitcher on league champion Big 8 Food Stores in 1959
Played for...

JOE HENDERSON

Inducted in 2009
Played varsity baseball four year for Edison High School in Fresno California
Earned All City...

ALAN ZINTER

Inducted in 2009
Four year letterman for Hanks High School
All District and All City Honoree
El...

1988 -1989 EPBBHOF

Album Cover for 1988-1989 EPBBHOF INductees

THOMAS CARRILLO

Inducted as part of the 2012 El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Silver Anniversary Class
First Team All City...

HENRY MUNOZ

Inducted as part of the 2012 El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Silver Anniversary Class
“Umpire Extraordinaire” for 25...