Name: Bill Pearson
Hometown: Monroe LA
Inaugural Year with Knights Knation: 2018
Bio: Coach Pearson is a long time member of the Knights Knation staff. He is a 1993 graduate of West Monroe HS where he played baseball all 4 years. After HS he went on to play at Paris JC. Once his playing days were over he was a firefighter for 25 years while coaching youth baseball at the same time. After retiring from the fire department he started Pearson Baseball Academy where he specializes in hitting and in 2020 he became the affiliate director for Knights Knation Northeast based in Monroe, La. Coach Bill and his wife Anna have 3 sons, Jacob who originally signed with LSU in 2017 and was drafted by the Los Angeles Angels and is now in the Atlanta Braves farm system. His 2nd son Josh was a Knights player before moving on to play at LSU, and his last son John played for the Knights throughout his HS years and is following in Josh’s footsteps by committing to play at LSU. Coach Pearson also has two daughters Ashley and Paige. He is a great asset and resource for all the players and families in the Knights Knation program.