Carroll Promoted at Evansville
Assistant coach Wes Carroll has been elevated to
head coach at Evansville.
A native of Newburgh, Ind., Carroll coached the
past two seasons at his alma mater. He has primarily worked with
the hitters and infielders.
Carroll, 29, was an infielder for the Purple Aces
from 1998-2001. He was a Freshman All-American in 1998, when he
hit .355 with 18 doubles. Carroll holds the school record with
74 career doubles. He was drafted in the 37th round by the
Philadelphia Phillies and spent five seasons in professional
Carroll earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Human
Kinetics and Sport Studies from Evansville in 2001. He and his
wife, Ashley, have one son.
Carroll replaces David Seifert, who resigned on
Click here for list of 2008 Division I head coaching changes.