Corey Gross coached 4 years with the NCCU Eagles as the Hitting, Catching, and Outfield Coach from 2012-2016. In Coach Gross's first year, the Eagles broke many school records including Total Wins and Playoff Wins. Before NCCU, Coach Gross was with a Junior College in Grand Rapids, MI as the Hitting/Catching Coach and Recruiting Coordinator. In the third year with the Raiders, Coach Gross helped establish a tradition of winning by making it the JUCO World Series in 2012.
Coach Corey Gross graduated with his Masters of Sports and Recreation Sciences in Coaching Education from Ohio University in 2009.
Corey was a three year starting catcher/outfielder (2 Years ALL-WHAC) for Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan earning his Bachelors in Sports Management.
Ryan Yarbrough - Left handed Pitcher for the 2017 National Champions Durham Bulls. Ryan was named the 2017 Pitcher of the Year for the Durham Bulls. He led the International League in strikeouts and was tied for the International league in wins. Last season, Ryan was named the Southern League Pitcher of the Year. Ryan also attended Old Dominion University and was drafted in the 4th round by the Seattle Mariners in 2014.