Coach Patterson returns for his seventh season as the Bucks Skipper in 2022. He led the 2018 and 2019 teams to the Sunbelt Baseball League Championship. After being selected by the Chicago Cubs in the first round (3rd pick overall) of the Major League Baseball draft in 1998, Patterson went on to play twelve seasons in the big leagues. He is a graduate a Harrison High School (Kennesaw, Ga.) and a member of the Hoyas 1998 state championship baseball team.
Joel Crisler, Pitching Coach
Coach Crisler returns for his second season with the Bucks as the pitching coach for 2022. He played college baseball for South Georgia College and was selected by the California Angels in the 8th round of the 1976 MLB draft. Since retiring as a professional baseball player in 1983, he has coached baseball at the college, high school and travel baseball, as well as working individually with young players on pitching and conditioning/velocity training.
Kenny Graham, Jr., Assistant Coach
Coach Graham joins the Bucks coaching staff for the 2022 season. He played professional baseball in the Dominican Republic for the Chicago White Sox Academy, Los Tipicos (Dominican Summer League) and Tigres de Licey (Dominican Winter League). Coach Graham has experience coaching collegiate summer baseball and youth travel baseball.