Stark hired as McLennan Baseball assistant coach

Stark hired as McLennan Baseball assistant coach

Peter Stark, who has served as a volunteer assistant coach for the McLennan baseball program since 2018, has been hired as the assistant coach in charge of pitching.

Stark holds an array of coaching experience from the high school and college levels. He began his coaching career at Loyola College Prep in Shreveport, Louisiana. From 2010 to 2011, Stark was the primary assistant to the varsity baseball team while also serving as the head coach of the junior varsity and freshmen teams. He moved to Las Vegas in 2012 to work as the assistant head coach and pitching coach at Bishop Gorman High School. He held that role until 2014 before transitioning into the role of strength and conditioning coach for 2015-16.

Stark returned to Louisiana in 2016 where he co-founded and served as head coach of the Bossier City Expos, a select baseball organization for 15-18 year olds. In August 2017, Stark was named the assistant baseball coach and recruiting coordinator for Bossier Parish Community College. During his time with the Cavaliers, he coached infield and team defense, and directed the strength and conditioning program for position players. He also performed administrative and operational tasks such as class registration for players, recruiting, program finances, travel arrangements, and stats.

During his three years as a volunteer coach for the Highlanders, Stark worked as the assistant pitching and bullpen coach, while directing the strength and conditioning program for the Highlanders. Stark also works as the head coach for the Texas Twelve Baseball 17U high school summer baseball team and as a strength and conditioning coach.

Stark graduated from Centenary College of Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in May 2011. He was a member of the Centenary baseball team from 2006-08 and an Academic All-Conference selection.