2014 Baseball
Record: 14-29 Home: 5-13 Away: 9-16 SSAC: 6-19
2014 Baseball Coaches
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Jeff Kilgore
Head Coach- 1st Season

Jeff Kilgore, a 2004 graduate of Emmanuel College, returns to Franklin Springs to lead the Lions Baseball Program. 

Coach Kilgore comes to Franklin Springs from Gainesville, Ga. where he attended and played baseball at Johnson High School.  After graduating from Johnson, he accepted a baseball scholarship to play for the Lions.  During his both GACC All-Conference and NCCAA All-Region honors batting .394 with 14 HR’s and 20 Stolen Bases.

Kilgore is entering his seventh season in the coaching ranks and began his career at Emmanuel College where he was an assistant for two seasons.  His first opportunity as a Head Coach came with the Athens Pirates in the Great South League where he coached for two seasons.  After a one year stop at West Hall High School, Kilgore accepted a position as the Head Assistant at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, GA.  Then in 2012, he was named the Head Baseball Coach at ABAC and led the Stallions to a 21-27 overall record and a 14-18 conference mark, an eight game improvement from the previous season. 

Kilgore earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Emmanuel in 2004 before moving on and finishing his Masters of Education in HPE from North Georgia College and State University. Coach Kilgore and his wife Meredith (Milford) Kilgore, formerly of Carnesville, will reside in Carnesville with their new born son Boston William.

Anyone interested in joining the Emmanuel College Baseball program should contact Coach Kilgore at jkilgore@ec.edu

Steve Barnett
Student Assistant- 1st Season
Michael Granda
Student Assistant- 1st Season
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Cory Willig
Student Assistant- 1st Season