GM-Head Coach

Charlie Hill

Hometown: Newark, Ohio


  • Intervention Specialist- C-TEC of Licking County 2013 to Present
  • Utica High School 2002-2013

Age: 40

Experience: Youth Baseball/Softball Coach 2005 to present

Schools Attended:

  • Utica High School (Class of 1994)
  • Ohio State University (Class of 2000-BA)
  • Muskingum University (Class of 2002-MA)

Hobbies: Hunting & Memorabilia Collecting

Favorite Thing About Coaching:
The opportunity to assist youth with mental and emotional toughness as they grow as a team.

Favorite Baseball Quote:
Life will always throw you curves, just keep fouling them off...the right pitch will come, but when it does, be prepared to run the bases

-Rick Maksian​

Head Assistant Coach

​Dustin Walker​

Hometown: Utica, Ohio

Occupation:  Medical Sales

Previous Job: Director of Nursing

Age:  32

Experience: Coached all levels of athletics ranging from youth to high school (Football, Baseball, Wrestling)

Schools Attended: BSN from Ohio University

Hobbies:  Farming, Athletics, Coaching

Favorite Thing About Coaching:  Watching the progression of the kids

Assistant Coach-Pitching

Jason Whisner

Hometown: St Louisville

Occupation: Firefighter/Paramedic for City of Mt Vernon 2005 to Present

Age: 35

Experience: Youth baseball coach 2011 to present

Schools Attended:

  • Utica High School
  • Central Ohio Technical College

Hobbies: Golfing, Slow pitch softball, Drone flying.

Favorite Thing About Coaching:  Watching the kids bond together and accomplish their goals.

Assistant Coach-Catchers

​Jeff Martin

Hometown: Newark, Ohio

Occupation: Employee for Englefield Oil

Age: 36

Experience: I have 12 years experience with coaching youth hockey and 4 years of coaching youth baseball. Currently serve as the President of the board of directors for the Newark Ice Hockey Association.

Hobbies: Grew up in Newark playing baseball, football, and hockey.

Favorite Thing About Coaching: ​ One of, if not the best things about coaching youth athletics is the development of the players in their sport and in life.