ECC Announces New Baseball Head Coach Johnathan Mills
Coach Johnathan Mills has been a life-long baseball player and coach, it has always been his goal to guide a program at the intercollegiate level after years of being in the game. Now he will be at the helm of the East Central College Falcons newly reinstated baseball program this fall. Named as a volunteer assistant in the fall of 2020, he now will step in as the skipper of the Falcons.
Mills is a native of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida, but played his high school baseball at Tuscaloosa High School and began his collegiate playing career at Shelton State Community College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. While finishing up his last two years of his undergraduate degree at the University of Alabama he served as a student assistant on Jim Wells baseball staff for the Crimson Tide. The team had success and participated in the New Orleans Regional and Tuscaloosa Super-Regional in 2005-07.
Following graduation, he has spent the last 13 years in travel and legion baseball, high school, and NCAA Division II baseball in the southeastern part of the United States.
Coach Mills possesses a bachelor’s degree in Consumer Science and Health Studies from the University of Alabama. He completed a master’s degree in Management from Troy University in Troy, Alabama.