Mike Matheny

MIKE MATHENY

 

13 YEAR MLB CATCHER, 4 TIME GOLD GLOVE AWARD WINNER & CURRENT MANAGER - KANSAS CITY ROYALS

"During the six years I attended Ron Golden's instructional schools, I was taught the critical and essential skills and techniques which I am still using today. Ron Golden has the resources and contacts necessary to move any aspiring player to the next level of competition. I am indebted to Ron for the time and effort he spent helping me achieve my dreams of playing both in college and the major leagues. In all honesty, I would not be where I am today had it not been for Ron Golden and his instructional schools." - Mike Matheny, KC Royals

JAY PAYTON

 

10 YEAR MLB OUTFIELDER 

 

"I attended the Summer High School Camp and really enjoyed it. It was an

invaluable experience and I learned a lot. It gave me great exposure!" - Jay Payton

 

MLB CAREER STATISTICS .278 CAREER AVERAGE, 119 HRs 521 RBI

ERIC FRYER

 

REYNOLDSBURG HIGH SCHOOL

THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY

MINNESOTA TWINS

 

"I can honestly say that being a part of the atmosphere made me a better player.  It is amazing how BIG of strides that I made when I first started out ... til my Senior year..

TOM SHEARN

 

11 YEAR PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL PLAYER

 

"Ron Golden's instruction helped me out alot. It was best suited for me beacuse the instruction I received was geared toward the things that help me achieve my goal. My goal was to play professional baseball." -Tom Shearn - 1996 Briggs HS, Cincinnati Reds

JAMES J. ANDRIOFF

 

Attorney at Law Columbus, Ohio

1981 Baseball Captain - The Ohio State University

 

"When I played baseball for Coach Ron Golden at Eastmoor High School, I was impressed by his ability to get the major colleges and professional scouts to notice my skills. Coach Golden is an excellent judge of talent and the college coaches around the country. . . all highly respect his opinion on talent. With Golden's assistance, I was virtually able to select whatever college in the country I wished to attend."

-James J. Andrioff

TIM PETTORINI

 

HEAD BASEBALL COACH, THE COLLEGE OF WOOSTER

 

"Ron not only has the ability to teach, but also to spot the intangibles that go into the making of a baseball player. Ron has had a tremendous impact on my career. I'm sure I would not be a college coach today if it wasn't for him. While in high school, he contacted several colleges on my behalf and was very instrumental in my scholarship to Bowling Green State University." - Tim Pettorini

Former Players Now In College Coaching

  • Ted Tom, Assistant - University of Central Florida

  • Jacob Mahon, Assistant - Evansville University

  • Joe Wilkins, Head Coach - Tiffin University

  • Tim Pettorini, Head Coach - The College of Wooster

  • Tyler Mott, Head Coach - Ohio Wesleyan University

  • Stephen Gruenberg - Assistant Coach, Kenyon College