Coach Mellen

Coach Mellen currently works with the Sophomore Baseball Team. He is from an Air Force family and attended a different high school every year of high school. Playing middle infield for his high schools, he continued on to the USAF Academy. After college, he was a pilot in the Air Force and a major airline for over 32 years.  He continued his passion for baseball, coaching not only his 4 sons, but also other teams from the Little League level to high school age in Washington State for over 18 years. In the last few years, his coaching experience included stints with local, travel and city all-star teams in the 14-18 year old age group. Coach Mellen brings an unbridled passion for teaching teamwork and leadership qualities to his teammates.

Coach Murray says:  Coach Mellen brings an impressive resume to Jacobs High School. He is passionate about the game and is an excellent teacher.  Coach Mellen will be responsible for working with our lower level teams. We are excited to have him in our program!

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