Meet Our Instructors

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Tyler orr

Vice President / General Manager of BC Athletics

Tyler played High School baseball for Neshaminy High School located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania and graduated in 2009. Tyler originally went to Lock Haven University, but had Tommy John Surgery and ended up transferring to Eastern University where he spent his last three years playing. While at Eastern, Tyler Played outfield and earned All-Conference honors and was nominated for the Male Athlete of the Year award following his junior season campaign. Tyler has since Graduated with a degree in Business and has been dedicating his time towards developing, inspiring and mentoring young men through the game of baseball.

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Mike Spears

BCA Post Grad pitching Coach/Instructor

Mike Spears has 20+ years with playing/coaching experience with five of those years pitching professionally. He has worked with College, Minor League and current MLB Pitchers and was a former College Coach at San Diego Christian.

His goal is to assist pitchers with development in their mechanics, mental aspects of pitching along with performance. He brings passion, desire and a very strong work ethic along with strength and conditioning knowledge. He wants to share his experiences and educate players on and off the field.

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JOHN BARLOWE

BCA Post Grad Field manager and Recruiter/ Hitting instructor

John brings a wealth of knowledge and coaching experience to BCA Post Grad that we are fortunate to have. Over 20+ years of College coaching experience, 4yrs of Professional Baseball, and 3 yrs of High school baseball as well as Athletic Director. Coach Barlowe also has 10yrs of experience coaching in the Southeastern Conference at Vanderbilt University as well as Head Coach at the NAIA level. He has also manage the Yarmouth Dennis Red Sox in the Cape Cod League that is devoted to the top college players in the country. Coach Barlowe is a great teacher of the game and recruiter as well as instilling high character into his players.

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MITCH CARLSON

BCA Post Grad Director of Data and Analytics / Instructor

Mitch Carlson is originally from Minnesota and attended Orono High School where he earned 4 varsity letters and an all-conference award his senior year and graduated in 2014. Mitch then played college baseball for Carroll University in Wisconsin. While there he earned the starting 1st base job during his sophomore year and finished his career with a .270 average. He graduated in 2018 with a degree in exercise science and minor in Psychology. He also played amateur baseball for his hometown in Minnesota where, during the 2018 season, he was 3rd on the team in AVG. and 4th on the team in OBP and OPS.

Mitch has also been the head coach of the Maple Plain Legion team in MN and JV team for Brookfield East in Wisconsin. He has also worked as a private instructor and has worked with the Brewers as a lead instructor for their summer youth camps. He has a passion for coaching, mentoring and motivating young men through baseball.

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David O’brien

Facility Manager/ Hitting instructor

David is a Knoxville native, playing High School baseball at Knoxville Catholic High School and graduated in 1990. He was voted Knoxville Catholic Most Outstanding Player in 1989 and 1990. David earned All-KIL in 1988, 1989, 1990.

All Region in 1989, 1990 and All State in 1989. He earned All-State Tournament in 1989. David started his coaching career in travel baseball at the Knoxville Boys Club in 1991 at age 19. He coached 10 years at the Knoxville Boys Club and 15 years in the Knoxville Thunder organization. David has been facility manager and has given personal baseball and softball instruction for over 20 years. During that time, David has had over 30 girls and boys receive scholarships to play softball and baseball at the collegiate level.

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Dom Leo

BCA post grad director of player development/ Instructor

From Knoxville,TN. Went to Hardin Valley Academy. Won the state championship in 2015. Played College baseball at southeastern university and Carson-Newman University. Also Played for the Santa Fe fuego in the Pecos League for a short period of time. During my career I was a primary middle infielder with experience playing corner infield and outfield at all levels. I am also a certified professional trainer.
I’m passionate about player development and the process of getting better. You can expect a high energy, personalized approach to player development from me.