Larry Lee (baseball coach)

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Larry Lee
Sport(s) Baseball
Current position
Title Head Coach
Team Cal Poly
Conference Big West Conference
Record 396–284–2
Biographical details
Alma mater Pepperdine '83
Playing career
1982–1983 Pepperdine
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2003–Present Cal Poly
Head coaching record
Overall 396–284–2
Tournaments NCAA: 3-6

Larry Lee is an American college baseball coach, currently serving as the head coach of the Cal Poly Mustangs baseball team. He began this job prior to the 2003 season.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Lee played at two junior colleges, Santa Barbara City College and Orange Coast College, before using his final two years of eligibility at Pepperdine. He then played briefly as a professional, appearing with the Class-A Utica Blue Sox in 1983.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

Lee coached for sixteen years at Cuesta College, a community college in San Luis Obispo, California. He was named head coach at Cal Poly, also in San Luis Obispo, to replace Ritch Price, the school's first Division I coach. Lee built on Price's success with the Mustangs, earning the school's first invitation to the NCAA Tournament in 2009. He has coached 3 All-Americans and 45 players who would later sign professional contracts.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

The table below shows Larry Lee's record as a head coach at the Division I level.[2][3]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Cal Poly Mustangs (Big West Conference) (2003–Present)
2003 Cal Poly 27–28–1 9–12 4th
2004 Cal Poly 38–23–1 10–11 4th
2005 Cal Poly 36–20 14–7 T-2nd
2006 Cal Poly 29–27 10–11 4th
2007 Cal Poly 32–24 13–8 4th
2008 Cal Poly 24–32 8–16 T-7th
2009 Cal Poly 37–21 14–10 3rd Regional
2010 Cal Poly 23–32 10–14 T-5th
2011 Cal Poly 27–26 15–9 3rd
2012 Cal Poly 36–20 16–8 2nd
2013 Cal Poly 40-19 17-10 T-2nd Regional
2014 Cal Poly 47-12 19-5 1st Regional
Cal Poly: 396–284–2 155–120
Total: 396–284–2

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Baseball Coaching Staff". gopoly.com. Retrieved December 11, 2012. 
  2. ^ 2012 Cal Poly Baseball Media Guide. gopoly.com. p. 58. Retrieved December 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ "2013 Big West Conference Baseball Standings". D1Baseball.com. Jeremy Mills. Archived from the original on May 28, 2013. Retrieved May 28, 2013.