McCormack Promoted at Florida
Long-time associate head coach John McCormack has
been promoted to head coach at Florida Atlantic.
McCormack has been with the Owls for the past 18
years. He has been recruiting coordinator for the past 16
seasons and associate head coach for the past 10 years. During
that time, 73 players have advanced to professional baseball.
McCormack has coached seven All-Americans, six Freshman
All-Americans and three conference Players of the Year.
With McCormack, FAU has played in seven NCAA
Regionals and advanced to the Super Regionals in 2002.
McCormack played at nearby Lynn University, where
he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in
1990. He was all-conference as a junior at catcher and as a
senior at third base. McCormack also attended Indian River
Community College and Pope John Paul II High School.
McCormack replaces Kevin Cooney, who announced
his retirement in April.
Click here for list of 2008 Division I head coaching changes.