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Jerry Oakes
Jerry Oakes

Position:
Student Assistant Coach

Experience:
4th Year


05/23/2012

50 Student-Athletes Part of 2012 Graduating Class

Seven student-athletes graduated with honors.

05/13/2012

Rain Does Not Spoil CCU Baseball Senior Ceremony

Daniel Bowman, Tucker Frawley and Rich Witten were honored with Nate Adams, Jerry Oakes and Chad Oxendine

Jerry Oakes is in his fourth season as a student assistant in the Coastal Carolina baseball program. His duties with the program have increased each season which now encompass his working with the pitching staff, coaching first base, extensive work with the grounds crew on the field and working with the outfielders. In addition to his on the field duties, Oakes supervises the student managers.

Oakes came to the Chanticleers after playing professional baseball for eight seasons. The West Chester, Pa., native was picked in seventh round of the 2000 Major League Baseball Draft by the Milwaukee Brewers straight out of Archbishop Carroll High School, where he was a first team All-American and All-State honoree his senior year. Oakes played for the Brewers, Minnesota Twins, Atlanta Braves, Texas Rangers, San Francisco Giants and Baltimore Orioles organizations.

Oakes, who signed with Coastal Carolina in high school prior to being drafted, is majoring in sports management at Coastal Carolina. He is married to the former Austen Prosser.