Coach Smith is a graduate of Wayne State University in Detroit, MI, where he majored in Park and Recreation Management. He served as Asst. Athletic and Activities Coordinator for Wayne County Community College and spent 21 years with Northwest Airlines before going to work for the Cincinnati Reds as a professional baseball scout. He has been working with the Reds since 1998, and began coaching at Covenant Day in 2018.
For boys in grades 7-8. 6th graders may not participate
First day of practice/tryouts is February 3 at Warner Park. Athletes should meet at Warner Park ready to play at 3:45 pm. (See shuttle information on page 1.)
Covenant Day will provide game jerseys.
Students are expected to provide gray game pants and white game pants, cleats, gloves, personal gear, and will purchase a hat through the school. Players may desire to provide a bat as well. Bats must be Drop 3 and BBCOR stamped.
Online team store will open after tryouts conclude.
All athletes must
have a current physical (within the last year), parent permission form,
signed concussion statement, and the $25 athletic participation fee
submitted before the first day of tryouts/practice. All paperwork must be
uploaded to the Magnus system online.