Kirk McCarty – Gulf Coast Youth Director
Kirk is a 2018 graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. He was a starting pitcher and All Conference USA performer for the Golden Eagles from 2015-2017 before being drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 7th Round of the 2017 MLB First Year Player Draft. In his first full season he led the Indians organization in strikeouts with 161 strikeouts in 146.1 innings pitched. He is still pitching in the Indians organization while he serves as Youth Director for the Gulf Coast.