Meet Our Staff

Stephen Barton

Stephen BartonFounder / Owner

Head Instructor
University of Florida Baseball, 2002-2006
2005 SEC Champion
College World Series, National Runner-up
175+ College players
9 Players drafted
1 MLB Player (Kirby Snead)
Johnny Wiggs

Johnny WiggsCamp Director

Santa Fe College Head Coach 2007- present
2009, 2016 Florida State Champs
2009 National Runner-Up
9 Conference Championships
23-6 Record as pitcher at University of Florida
Played 5 pro-seasons with Mariners, Tigers, and Red Sox
Rich Hofman

Rich HofmanSenior Advisor/ Advanced Academy Director

Highschool Head Coach at Westminster Christian, Westminster Academy, Piper High,
Assistant at Stoneman Douglas, and currently an Assistant at Buchholz.
Over 1,000 wins as a Head Coach
12 State Championships
14 MLB Players
Coached 200+ collegiate players
7 X National Coach of the Year
Named Baseball America High School Coach of the Decade 1990-2000
Member of Baseball Coaches Association, Florida Athletic Coaches Association

Austin Langworthy

Austin LangworthyHitting Instructor/ Team Manager

Williston High School- 2 X State Champion
University of Florida 2017-2020
NCAA National Champion 2017
Named College World Series All Tournament Team
Signed with Detroit Tigers 2020

Fernando Alba

Fernando AlbaDirector of Pitching Development/ Arm Care and Conditioning Coordinator

1979-1982 Drafted and played with NY Mets
2016-2017 Pitching Coach Saint Peters University
Certified in Trackman and Rapsodo
Developed a throwing program to increase arm strength and a healthy arm using weights, bands, and plyometrics.


Bryn Thomas

Bryn ThomasSoftball Travel Team Director

University of Florida 2019-2023

2019 WCWS Attendant
2019 SEC Tournament Champion
2021 SEC Regular Season Champion
2022 WCWS Attendant

Kernan Alba

Kernan AlbaHitting and Infield Instructor

Molly Crawford

Molly CrawfordPublic Relations

North Florida Technical 2019-2020 Licensed Practical Nurse

Santa Fe College 2020-2022 Associate In Arts Nursing

The University of Florida 2023-Current
Bachelors of Science, Public Relations