2012-13 Journalist


Dustin Coffman, Wabash Valley College

Bourne Braves, Cape Cod League



Dustin Coffman is in his fourth year of coaching college baseball. He began his coaching career as a student manager at Indiana University in 2009 and was promoted the following year to volunteer assistant. Coffman spent the 2010 summer in the Coastal Plain League with the Edenton Steamers, who finished Top 5 in the country. From Edenton, Coffman took his first paid position at Wabash Valley College. Over the past two seasons, the Warriors have compiled a 93-30 record and have been ranked as high as No. 3 in NJCAA baseball. In summer 2011, Coffman was hired to be an assistant baseball coach with the Bourne Braves in the storied Cape Cod League where he was again this past summer.


A native of Granger, Ind., Coffman earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Indiana in 2009 and is working on a master’s degree in applied sports studies from IU.


Coffman will share his thoughts throughout the 2013 season as he did through the 2012 Cape Cod campaign.



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Underdog (5/1/13)

Halfway Home (4/1/13)

Honeymoon (3/15/13)

Checkpoint in the Process (2/22/13)

Go Time! (2/5/13)

Crunch Time (12/3/12)

Skunked (11/12/12)

Next Phase (10/11/12)

Two Years Later (9/28/12)

Momentum (9/11/12)

Welcome to the Bash (8/30/12)

Next Level Guy (8/13/12)

Baseball Guys (8/1/12)

Master of Craft (7/20/12)

The Accumulation of Little Things is not Little (7/8/12)

Mr. Adversity (6/24/12)

The Journey (6/11/12)

Fighting the Flinch (6/7/12)