Coach Held

Coach Held

Graduated from: Edon High School 1980

Colleges Attended: Defiance College 1980-84 (Bachelors)

University of Toledo 1993-95 (Masters Degree)

Played Professionally - Detroit Tigers (1983-86)

Have had 10 players drafted (9 at Defiance)

  3 MLB Players (Jon Niese, Chad Billingsley, Justin Hacock)

Degrees Earned: Bachelors-Comprehensive Business Education

Masters- Administration


Coaching Exp: Career Record 729-167 32 yrs)

 

Elmwood 1988-90 (39-29) (3 yrs)

 

Bryan 1991-98 (164-44) (8 yrs)

7 NWOAL Titles

6 Sectional Titles

1 District Title

1 Regional Title

1 State Appearance 

 

Defiance-1999-present (526-94) (21 yrs)

14 WBL Titles

18 Sectional Titles

12 District Titles

2 Regional Runners-up

5 Regional Titles

5 State Appearances

 3 State Championships (2013,2015,2016) 

Division 1 Coach of the Year (1999)

Division 2 Coach of the Year (2008)

Division 2 Coach of the Year (2012)

Division 2 Coach of the Year (2013)

Division 2 Coach of the Year (2016)16)

 

 

OHSAA Hall of Fame Inductee 2012

Defiance College Hall of Fame Inductee 2014

 

Occupations: Computer Teacher at DHS, Head Baseball Coach

 

Teach Masters level classes https://www.beagreatteacher.com/product-category/on-site-courses-2/ohio-courses/

Hobbies/Interests: Watching Sports


Family: Wife-Deanne (Elementary Principal - Defiance)

Children- Chayse-35, Cassidy-23, Calvin-18


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