Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Kevin Hazlett

Kevin Hazlett started coaching at Mesa College in the fall of 1991 as the team's pitching coach. After seven years as an assistant coach, he was hired to take over as head coach in 1999. Since that time, Coach Hazlett has had great success in moving his players on to many four-year universities, along with his 2007 and 2012 teams winning the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Championship. Over the last two season, the Olympians have made back to back playoff appearances. Coach Hazlett grew up in Northern California, where he competed at Mission Community College ('88-'89), before transferring to Pt. Loma Nazarene University ('90-'91). Kevin, and his wife Richelle, have two sons, Kyle & Tyler.

(619) 388-5804 E-MAIL: khazlett@sdccd.edu

 

Pitching Coach

Assistant Coach: Steve Sanchez

Infield / Hitting Coach

Coach Sanchez played varsity baseball at Santa Fe Christian High School where he graduated in '02. He went on to play baseball at San Diego Mesa College from ‘02 through ‘05. After leaving Mesa, Coach Sanchez attended California Baptist University ('05 – '07) where the Lancers were ranked 2nd in the nation his first year, and in the top 12th in the nation his second year. Coach Sanchez is in his fifth year of coaching, and teaches Healh and Physical Education class at Mesa.

EMAIL: ssanchez@sdccd.edu

Assistant Coach: Ernie Reyes

Outfield / Hitting Coach

Coach Reyes has been an assistant coach at Mesa College since 2007. He comes to Mesa after a successful career as a head coach at Mt. Miguel High School. Coach Reyes is a graduate of Monte Vista where he was All CIF in three sports (football, soccer, and baseball). He Attended Azusa Pacific University and received his B.A. and M.S. in Physical Education. Currently, Coach Reyes is the Athletic Director and Department Chair at Mt. Miguel High School, and teaches physical education classes at Mesa. He is married to Neomi, and has two sons, Ernie and Anthony.