Mario Eramo
College: Penn State University
Hometown: Houston, TX
Coach Eramo is entering his 2nd season as head coach of the Plainsmen. Prior to becoming head coach, Eramo spent two seasons as assistant coach, helping the Plainsmen reach the NJCAA Region V tournament both years. Coach Eramo started his college career as catcher and DH at Blinn JC. After two years he continued playing ball at PennState Univerity, graduating in the summer of 2011 with a bachelors degree in Comminications Arts and Sciences. The summer before heading to Borger, Eramo coached the Victoria Generals College summer team

Eramo graduated from Langham Creek High School in 07. Here at Frank Phillips he will be working with the catchers, offense, as well as assisting in recruiting
Clayton Pate
College: Lubbock Christian University
Hometown: Big Spring, Tx
Coach Pate is coming to Frank Phillips College from Atrisco Heritage Academy out of Albuquerque, NM. He has many years of coaching experience and played college baseball for Lubbock Christian University. He is looking forward to his second year coaching at the college level, and helping the Plainsmen continue their winning success. This year Coach Pate will help with pitching staff, and recruiting.

Coach Pate is from Big Spring, Tx where he graduated in 98. He resides in Hurst, Tx where his wife and kids currently live and is excited to call Borger his second home.
Jake Welch
College: Bethune Cookman University
Hometown: Miami, FL
Jake is joining the Plainsmen staff this year after finishing his playing career at Bethune Cookman University. He was a 4 year starter there playing Center Field. He earned his Bachelors degree in accounting.

With the Plainsmen he will be coaching the outfielders and hitters. he will also assist in recruiting.

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