Coach Jerrell is a native of Cleveland, Ohio, where he attended Shaker Heights High School and kept busy as a four-year letterman in baseball and a member of the concert band, while serving in a student group on race relations. After graduating from Shaker Heights, Jerrell went to undergraduate school at Ohio Wesleyan where he studied Physical Education and played baseball helping the Bishops earn two regional appearances. In 2011, Jerrell earned his graduate degree from The University of Akron where his focus was Sports Administration. Before moving to Maryland, Jerrell served as an assistant coach on Case Western Reserve University’s baseball staff and also has coached several competitive teams in the Cleveland area. Jerrell brings his enthusiasm and knowledge of the game back to the field as a Koa baseball coach!