Coaching Staff

Head Coach – Cody Gaskill

Cody GaskillCody is entering his third season as Head Coach with the Warhawks. He previously spent 6 seasons at Volunteer State Community College (Gallatin, TN) and Motlow State Community College (Tullahoma, TN).

Cody is from Fayetteville, TN and attended Lincoln County High School. He spent his freshman season at Calhoun Community College before transferring to Volunteer State and Tennessee Wesleyan to close out his collegiate career. While at Tennessee Wesleyan, Cody was tabbed a First-Team All-American his junior season. He hit .397 with 23 Homeruns and 108 RBIs. He was also named a First-Team Gold Glove winner at 2nd Base. He compiled 64 Homeruns during his 4 years of college baseball.

In his 6 seasons as assistant coach/recruiting coordinator at Volunteer State and Motlow State, Cody coached 8 draft picks. His most recent accolade was leading the 2018 Motlow team to lead the country in regular season Homeruns with 98. His First Baseman led all of NJCAA in Homeruns with 23. His catcher was drafted, but chose to continue his college career at the University of West Virginia. Cody is a relentless recruiter and expects great things during his time at Calhoun.

Cody is married to Tayler Gaskill, also from Lincoln County. They have two daughters: Camden (4) and Clara (1).

Record

Years College Sport Record
2019 Calhoun Men’s Baseball 12-36-1
2020* Calhoun Men’s Baseball 8-12

*Season cancelled March 13th due to pandemic

 


Assistant Coach – Jonathan Wilkins

jonathan WilkinsJonathan is entering his first full season as the pitching coach at Calhoun. “Jon” joined the staff last season which was cut short due to COVID-19. He began his coaching career in 2018 at Faulkner University before moving on to Chipola College to become the pitching coach for the Indians. During his time at Faulkner and Chipola, he also served as the strength and conditioning coach, which he will continue doing for the Warhawks. Prior to beginning his college coaching career, Jonathan worked at B1st Performance in New Jersey, specializing in functional movement assessments, corrective exercise, and individualized baseball strength training.

Coach Wilkins began his playing career at West Chester University PA before transferring to Mercer County Community College where he helped lead the program to a World Series appearance. He would finish his career at Faulkner University where he also helped lead the Eagles to a 3 World Series appearances, 2 as a player and one as a coach. He was the closer for both Mercer County and Faulkner. During his junior season at Faulkner, he was tabbed 2nd Team All-Conference pitcher in the SSAC.

Under Coach Wilkins, Faulkner’s pitching staff had a 1st Team NAIA All-American, 2 SSAC 1st Team All-Conference Pitchers, 1 SSAC Newcomer of the Year, and 3 pitchers signed professional contracts: Evan Gillespie (Minnesota Twins), Jacob Hulcher (Lima Locos, Frontier League), and Alex Carrillo (Texas Rangers).

Jonathan is originally from Toms River, New Jersey.