Where are they now?

News and notes on everybody else. This is the page for all the former Hogs that are no longer in professional sports. We created this because we get emails of the “Whatever happened to …” kind. If you know of somebody that should be here, let us know and we will try to track them down. If you know where they are, that would be great. If you are a former Razorback (any sport), please contact us and let us know what you are up to these days! Rabid Razorback fans want to know. E-Mail us here.

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Baseball
 

Todd Abbott
(updated May 2016)
Abbott lettered in 94 & 95.
Named head coach at Bentonville on July 28, 2004. Assistant coach at Bentonville (AR) HS from 2000-04. Coached one season at Rogers (AR) HS. Led Bentonville HS to a 21-13 record and a trip to the state tournament in 2005. 21-12 in 2006 and 9-16 in 2007. 14-17 in 2008 and 12-15 in 2009. 16-14 in 2010. 23-5 in 2011 and 19-11 in 2012. 18-10 in 2013. 21-8 in 2014. 21-8 in 2015 and 7A Champions. 19-9 in ’16.

 


 

Bill Bakewell
(updated September 2009)
Owns Bakewell Chemical Co. in Springdale, AR.

 


 

Layne Berry
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Arkansas High in Texarkana, AR. 8-13 (inc?) in ’14. 2-4 (inc.) in ’15. 12-14 in ’16.
Head coach at Trinity Christian High School in Texarkana, AR from 2009-13.
Went 19-7 and lost in the State Championship game in 2009, his first year. Went 13-15 due to forfeits and won the 1A State Championship in 2010. 12-8 in 2011 and 11-6 in 2012. 1-3 (inc) in 2013.

 


 

Brent Birch
(updated November 2014)
Executive Director for the Little Rock Technology Park.
Volunteer pitching coach for Catholic High School in Little Rock, AR.
Brent was a pitcher at Arkansas from 1989-93.

 


 

Charley Boyce
(updated May 2015)
Owner of Paschal Heating & Air in Springdale, AR.

 


 

Chip Brim
(updated December 2012)
Champions for Christ
Chip and his family make their home in Missouri, where they assist the ministry of Chip’s mother, well-known minister and author, Billye Brim.
Chip Brim has coached with the following teams: Houston Astros, Arkansas Razorbacks, Northwest Missouri St., Nevada Griffons, and more.

 


 

Matt Carnes
(updated December 2012)
Vice President of Consumer Lending at the First National Bank & Trust Company in Miami, OK.

 


 

Cody Clark
(updated April 2015)
Bullpen catcher for the Kansas City Royals.

 


 

Walt Coleman
(updated February 2010)
An NFL referee. Has been an NFL official since 1989.
Lettered from 1972-74.

 


 

Jay Eddings
(updated February 2013)
Texas Rangers scout. Former Hogs pitching coach from 1994-97.

 


 

Chris Fanning
(updated February 2009)
Chris lettered in 91′, then transferred to University of Northern Colorado where he was 3 time all conference. He was a scout with the Milwaukee Brewers for 3 years. Currently starting his 5th year as a police officer in Aurora, Colorado.

 


 

Joe Fisher
(updated February 2006)
Joe is a La Junta native and pitched for the 1987 and 1988 LJHS State Champions and the 1989 Runners-Up. He then went on to play baseball for Colorado State University and later for the University of Arkansas. He currently works for the Colorado Department of Corrections, and spends his free time working with OJC baseball and softball.

 


 

Jeff Fletcher
(updated December 2012)
An Attorney for Kutak Rock LLP in Fayetteville, AR.

 


 

Abe Flores
(updated April 2013)
A scout for the New York Yankees.
Graduate assistant at Arkansas in 1989. Spent three years (90-92) as an assistant at Southern Cal, followed by nine years as an area scout for the Colorado Rockies. Became the manager of baseball operations for the LA Angels in 2001. Held that position for six years. Promoted to Director of Player Development for the Angels in October 2007 and was let go in October 2011.

 


 

Lance Franks
(updated February 2015)
Head instructor and owner of the Chico Bullpen Baseball Academy in Chico, CA.

 


 

Rudy Garcia
(updated November 2016)
Head Coach of varsity boys Basketball at Tulsa (OK) Union High School. 403-110 in 19 seasons at Union. Went 29-0 and won the State Championship in 2011-12. 17-10 in 2012-13. 27-2 and 6A Champs in 2013-14. 21-7 in 2014-15. 22-5 in 2015-16.
Played baseball at Arkansas from 1982-84.

 


 

Jarrett Gardner
(updated January 2016)
Owns Extra Effort OKC in Moore, OK.

 


 

Tony Gilmore
(updated December 2012)
Lettered 89 & 90.
Middle school principal/athletic director in Stigler, OK.

 


 

Scott Glanz
(updated December 2012)
Owner/instructor of The Bullpen in Bixby, Oklahoma.

 


 

Steve Haaser
(updated December 2013)
Head volleyball coach at Fort Smith (AR) Southside High School.
Spent 11 years as the head baseball coach. Has won eight state championships in volleyball since 1997. The volleyball coach since 1979, Haaser won his 800th game on September 24, 2011 and had 882 after the 2013 season.

 


 

Brad Hagedorn
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Seckman High School in Imperial, MO. Went 16-12 in 2011, his first year. 12-15 in 2012 and 19-8 in 2013. 16-13 in 2014. 16-12 in 2015. 10-16 in ’16.

 


 

Jim Hamilton
(updated December 2012)
Associate professor of biblical theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s School of Theology.
Received his Ph.D. from Southern in 2003.

 


 

Kyle Harris
(updated September 2007)
Lettered 92, 93, 94 before transferring to ASU.
At last report: Works in Paragould running insurance company.

 


 

Travis Hill
(updated May 2016)
Assistant football coach and head baseball coach at Episcopal Collegiate High School in Little Rock, AR. 5-9 (inc?) in 2010, 10-7 (inc?) in 2011, 6-9 (inc?) in 2012, 11-8 (inc?) in 2013, 13-8 (inc?) in 2014 and 7-9 (inc?) in 2015. 7-10 in ’16.

 


 

Todd Hobson
(updated April 2008)
CEO of National Stars Management Group in Atlanta, GA.
Lettered in 1989 & ’90 before transferring to Indiana State.

 


 

Scott Hode
(updated June 2009)
Flying for SkyVenture Aviation Inc.

 


 

Trey Holloway
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Greenwood (AR) High School. 14-14 in 2015. 17-12 in ’16.
Pitching coach at Forth Smith (AR) Southside High School from 2012-14. Previously coached at Alma (AR) High School.

 


 

Joe Jester
(updated March 2008)
Pharmaceutical rep, living in Springdale, AR.

 


 

Jud Kindle
(updated May 2016)
Named the head baseball coach at Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia, MO in July 2013. 17-7 in ’14. 20-5 in ’15. 27-6 in ’16.
Previously was the head coach at Knob Noster (Mo.) High School. Had a record of 4-13 (incomplete) in 2008 and went 7-11 (incomplete?) in 2009. 7-15 in 2010. 10-10 in 2011. 7-14 in 2012. 3-12 (?) in 2013.

 


 

Jim Kremers
(updated December 2012)
Hitting, throwing and catching instructor at The Bullpen in Bixby, Oklahoma.

 


 

Lee Land
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Chapel Hill (NC) High School. Went 14-9 in 2014 and 16-9 in 2015. 21-7 in ’16.

 


 

Tim Lollar
(updated December 2012)
Director of golf at Lakewood Country Club in Golden, Colorado.

 


 

John Luedtke
(updated December 2012)
Director of intramural sports programs at Northwest Arkansas CC.
Former assistant baseball coach at Arkansas.

 


 

Alan Mahaffey
(updated August 2009)
Runs the Midwest Mud Dogs.

 


 

John Henry Marquardt
(updated June 2010)
Assistant coach for the Lethbridge Bulls of the Western Major Baseball League (Summer Collegiate).

 


 

Wes McCrotty
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Pottsville (AR) High School. 16-8 in 2011. 15-9 in 2012. 16-8 in 2013. 16-13 in 2014. 10-12 in 2015. 18-10 in ’16.

 


 

Josh Merryman
(updated July 2008)
National Account Manager (Sales) for ConAgra Foods, selling to Wal-Mart.

 


 

Ron Moore
(updated May 2016)
Ron Moore was named the head baseball coach at Durant (OK) High School in August 2015. 11-24 in ’16.
Head baseball coach at Deer Creek High School in Edmond, Oklahoma from 2000-15. During his first 5 years as the head coach he directed the Antlers to two state tournaments, two regional championships and five district championships. The 2002 team advanced to the semifinals of the state tournament and had a 28-14 record. The 2004 team advanced to the state tournament and finished with a 21-18 record. Team went 28-12 in 2008, 28-9 in 2009 and 27-6 in 2010. Went 33-6 and lost in the state championship game in 2011. 24-13-1 in 2012. 26-9 in 2013. 26-14 in 2014.
Moore also spent seven seasons as the softball coach at Deer Creek, including a 27-8 record and 4A Championship in 2003.
Ron Moore came to Deer Creek in 2000 after coaching college baseball for seven years. Prior to Deer Creek he was the hitting instructor at West Virginia University. Prior to WVU, Moore was an assistant coach for Tom Holiday at Oklahoma State. He also served coaching stints at Arkansas-Little Rock and the University of Arkansas.
After high school, Moore played one year at Oklahoma State and three years at the University of Arkansas.

 


 

Brad Mulvaney
(updated December 2012)
Teaches math at Drake Middle School in Arvada, Colorado.
Instructor at Diamond Club Baseball.

 


 

Trent Nesmith
(updated March 2013)
Dean of Students at Wichita (KS) Collegiate Prep School. Was the Athletic Director for three years (06-09). Formerly the head baseball coach. Team was 11-11 in ’08, 14-8 in ’09 and 19-2 in ’10. 7-11 (?) in ’11. 70-50 in five years.
Spent one year as assistant head baseball coach at Baker University, followed by seven years at Butler College (pitching coach 1996-98/head coach 1999-03).

 


 

Scott Pose
(updated May 2015)
Color analyst for Big 10 Network college baseball games.

 


 

David Powell
(updated April 2012)
CFO of SOAPware.
Played at Arkansas from 1981-83.

 


 

Haas Pratt
(updated August 2016)
Head coach of the Boulder Collegians in the Rocky Mountain Baseball League (summer collegiate league).
Went 24-15 and played in the NBC World Series in 2016.

 


 

Stephen Robison
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Holland Hall School in Tulsa, OK. 18-5 in ’15. 11-18 in ’16.

 


 

Casey Rowlett
(updated May 2015)
Energy Specialist at Paschal Heating & Air in Springdale, AR.

 


 

Rod Stillwell
(updated December 2013)
Teaches and coaches golf at Thousand Oaks (CA) High School.
Lettered at Arkansas in 1988-89 and spent four years (2002-05) as head baseball coach at Thousand Oaks High in Thousand Oaks, CA. Went 10-14 in ’02. He was the CIF-Southern Section major division baseball coach of the year after his team won the CIF-SS Division II baseball title in 2003. 24-6 (incomplete) in ’03, 10-2 (incomplete) in ’04 and 13-11 in ’05.
Head baseball coach at Serrano High School in Phelan, CA from 1997-99. Went 15-13 in 1998.

 


Ryan Stinson
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Pine Bluff (AR) High School since August 2012. 2-9 (incomplete) in 2013. 4-7 (incomplete) in 2014. 10-9 (inc?) in ’15. 16-9 in ’16.

 


Mark Swope
(updated May 2016)
Head baseball coach at Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs, CO from 2010 to present. An Assistant at CMHS from 2007 to 2009. Went 15-6 in 2010 and 20-7 (State Champs!) in 2011. 19-6 in 2012 and 13-8 in ’13. 7-12 in ’14. 11-8 in ’15. 8-11 in ’16.
Also teaches P.E.
Head Baseball Coach at Doherty High School in Colorado Springs, CO. from 1998 to 2006 (117-56).

 


 

Jeremy Talbot
(updated July 2009)
Assistant baseball coach at Hahnville High School in Louisiana.

 


 

Jim Tejcek
(updated May 2016)
Named the head baseball coach at Mountain Home (AR) High School in June 2013 after five seasons as an assistant coach. 15-19 in ’14. 7-8 (inc) in ’15. 10-20 (lost in state championship game) in ’16.
Also the offensive coordinator for the MHHS football team.
Previously served as an assistant coach at Lakeside High School in Hot Springs, AR.

 


 

Don Thomas
(updated April 2014)
Thomas played on Arkansas’ 1987 and 1989 World Series teams, lettering from 1986-89.
He is an Area Scout Supervisor for the Atlanta Braves.

 


 

Brady Toops
(updated May 2015)
Brady Toops.com

 


 

Doyle Wilson
(updated April 2015)
Area scout for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

 


 

Scott Woods
(updated July 2008)
Account Manager for Elmer’s, selling to Wal-Mart.

 


 

Dan Wright
(updated July 2013)
Midwest scout for the Philadelphia Phillies.

 


 

 
 
Basketball
 

Chris Bennett
(updated September 2007)
Radiologist in Harrison, AR.
A Hog from 1976-78.

 


 

Tommy Boyer
(updated April 2008)
Chief executive officer of Micro Images in Amarillo, Texas.

 


 

Pat Bradley
(updated December 2012)
Co-host of “The Zone” on KABZ-FM (103.7 The Buzz), a sports radio show in Arkansas.

 


 

Lynwood Cathey
(updated September 2009)
Cathey is currently an assistant basketball coach at Smackover (AR) High School. He has over 40 years of coaching experience and was the head coach at Smackover for some time.
He spent four years coaching under Duddy Waller at Arkansas. Two years as coach of the Razorback’s freshman team, compiling a 12-0 record in 1968 and a 5-19 record in 1969.
His first head coaching position was at White Hall (AR) High School in 1962 where he went 132-15 in four years and won the 1966 State Championship. Was the head coach at UAM from 1972-76. His next stop was Mount Holly where he took over the girls and boys teams. His 1986 team went 28-8 and made it to the state tournament semifinals. The Mount Holly girls team made it to the state tournament semifinals in 1990. He stopped coaching the girls team after 2003. He spent 22 years at Mount Holly before moving to Smackover in 2004.

 


 

Brandi Daily McEnturff
(updated December 2016)
Head girls basketball coach at Elkhart (TX) High School.
Head coach at Westwood High School in Palestine, Texas from 2009-14. 18-10 in 2009-10. 8-20 in 2010-11. 6-20 in 2011-12. 18-14 in 2012-13. 12-15 in 2013-14.
Head coach at Hudson (TX) High School in 2008-09. Went 9-16.

 


 

Tracy Eaton
(updated July 2013)
Named the head girls basketball coach at Karns High School in Knoxville, TN on March 24, 2011. 3-22 in 2011-12. 1-24 in 2012-13. Resigned in July ’13.
Coached Karns Middle School the previous 12 seasons.

 


 

Scott Hastings
(updated December 2012)
Scott Hastings is one of the TV announcers for the Denver Nuggets and works for the Altitude Sports & Entertainment television network.
He also spent some time as the girls basketball coach at Arapahoe (Colo.) High School. His team was 12-8 in the 2003-04 season.
Scott lettered at Arkansas from 1979-82 and is a Former Hog Great.

 


 

Khadija Head
(updated October 2015)
Owner of The Recruiting U.

 


 

Byron Irvin
(updated October 2015)
Certified NBPA Player Representative with Relativity Sports.

 


 

Kit Kyle Martin
(updated November 2016)
Head girls basketball coach at Mansfield (TX) Timberview. 31-6 in 2012-13. 25-9 in 2013-14. 17-11 in 2014-15. 33-1 in 2015-16.
Head girls basketball coach and girls athletic director, Barbers Hill High in Mont Belvieu, Texas for two years. 31-7 in 2010-11. 38-4 in 2011-12.
340-134 record in 14 seasons (1996-2010) as the head girls basketball coach at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas. Went 25-8 in 2006-07 and 28-12 in 2007-08 and was named the District 6-5A Coach of the Year both years. 21-14 in 08-09. 24-13 in 09-10. She arrived at Marcus in 1996 after three seasons as recruiting coordinator for the University of Arkansas women’s basketball team.

 


 

Lee Mayberry
(updated January 2012)
Named a scout for the NBA’s Golden State Warriors on June 25, 2009.

 


 

Debbie Olivas
(updated December 2012)
Former Lady Razorback basketball player is owner/operator of Dofitness.

 


 

Steve Price
(updated March 2013)
Boys basketball coach and science teacher at Sprindale (AR) Southwest Junior High.

 


 

Carrie Satterfield Redman
(updated March 2013)
Head girls basketball coach at Riverside (AR) High School. 25-11 in 2008-09. 11-7 in 2009-10? 8-12 in 2010-11? 0-10 in 2011-12? Gone after 2011-12 season.

 


 

Stephanie Bloomer Shieldnight
(updated November 2013)
Returned to Chelsea, Oklahoma in 2010. 10-11 (?) in 2010-11. 19-8 (?) in 2011-12. 21-4 in 2012-13. Gone?
Head girls basketball coach at Gore, Oklahoma for the 2009-10 season. 3-20?
Led Chelsea, Oklahoma to a 14-11 record in 2007-08 and a 21-5 record in 2008-09.
Has coached at Vian, Muskogee, Hulbert and Checotah. Was at Cave Springs (AR) High School until ’07.

 


 

Allison Singleton
(updated April 2012)
Director of Life Skills for Southern Methodist University Athletics.

 


 

Tom Skipper
(updated December 2012)
Skipper is the Senior Vice President – Executive Broker for Lindsey & Associates, Inc.
Tom Skipper came to NWA as a Razorback Basketball Coach in 1974 & has never wanted to leave.

 


 

Wayne Stehlik
(updated April 2014)
Athletic Director of the Springdale (AR) School District.

 


 

Charles Tatum
(updated November 2016)
Head boys basketball coach at Weatherford (TX) High School. Head coach at Midland (TX) High School from 2013-15. 14-12 in 2013-14. 18-12 and named District 3-6A Coach of the Year in 2014-15. Head coach at Trinity School in Midland, Texas from 2011-13. Went 23-6 and won the State Championship in 2012! 3-17 in 2012-13. 13-18 in 2015-16.

 


 

Allyson Twiggs Dyer
(updated December 2012)
Allyson is the Executive Director of the Rogers (AR) Convention & Visitors Bureau. She lettered in basketball from 1990-95.

 


 

Kimberly Wilson Jenkins
(updated November 2016)
Kimberly Wilson Jenkins, a former Lady Razorback who graduated from Arkansas in 1993, has been the head girls basketball coach at Valley Springs (AR) High School since 2000. Her record was 115-29 after four years. Incomplete 2006-07 record – 4-8. Incomplete 2007-08 record – 7-8. Went 37-6 in 2008-09 and lost in the 3A Championship game. 33-5 in 2009-10 and won the 3A Championship. 36-8 in 2010-11 and lost the 3A Championship game. 15-17 in 2011-12. 18-5 (inc.) in 2012-13. 34-4 in 2013-14. 36-6 in 2014-15. Went 38-5 and won the 3A Championship in 2015-16.

 


 

Debra Woods
(updated March 2016)
Head girls basketball coach at Mandarin High School in Jacksonville, Florida. 9-13 in 2014-15. 2-15 in 2015-16.

 


 

Sandy Wright
(updated April 2016)
Wright was the head basketball coach for Springdale (AR) Har-Ber’s Lady Wildcats before stepping down in April 2016. Went 12-14 in 2006-07, 10-18 in 2007-08, 11-19 in 2008-09 and 15-15 in 2009-10. 14-17 in 2010-11?. 22-10 in 2011-12. 20-11 in 2012-13. 19-9 in 2013-14. 20-10 in 2014-15. 16-13 in 2015-16.
She has also coached at Springdale (AR) High. Went 20-7 (inc.) in 2002-03. 10-2 (inc.) in 2004-05.
She played for the Ladybacks from 1978-1981.

 


 

Tiffany Wright
(updated December 2012)
A Lady Razorback Basketball player from 1994-1998. A member of the 1998 final four team. She is now a sports anchor and reporter for WSOC-TV9 (ABC) in Charlotte, NC. Initially after graduation from UA, she worked for WLBT-TV3 (NBC) in Jackson, MS and was also a sideline reporter, and color analyst for ESPN for WNBA games.

 


 

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