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Ryan Gaines

Pitching Coach

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Ryan Gaines joined the Centre baseball coaching staff in the summer of 2017, and helped guide the Colonels to a 17-22 mark and appearance in the SAA Tournament semifinals in 2018. 2019 saw Gaines's pitching staff steadily improve as the Centre baseball program achieved a program wins record.

Gaines graduated cum laude with a degree in Business Administration from Birmingham Southern in 2017 and is the all-time wins leader at both BSC as well as the Southern Athletic Association. Head coach Drew Briese coached Gaines from 2014-16 as the BSC assistant coach.

Gaines was the SAA Pitcher of the Year in 2016, also earning ABCA All-American and All-South Region Honors.

He followed that up with an All-SAA first team selection in 2017 and his second consecutive All-South Region Honor.

Gaines is a graduate of Dunwoody High School in Dunwoody, Ga.

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