Mark Brunswick

Head Coach – Varsity

Coaching Profession

  • Head Baseball Coach at Bellefontaine High School for 16 years
  • Career record of 335-86 during those years
  • 8 League titles, 8 District appearances, 5 Regional appearances
  • 2 State appearances¬† 2004 , 2006
  • Placed 46 athletes into college level play
  • 3 summer baseball state championships¬† 2002 , 2004 , 2005
  • overall spring/summer record of 770 - 150
  • 12 Collegiate Baseball All Americans
  • 13 Academic All Ohio Athletes
  • 14 All Ohio Athletes
  • Ranked in the Ohio Division 2 top 10 state polls 11 of 15 years with 3 State Championships
  • 2006 State semi-final team at 26-3 with 5 Division 1 signees
  • 2006 National Easton Polls final ranking of 19th through Collegiate Baseball magazine
  • 2000 District 4 High School Field of the year
  • 2000 Team One Showcase Coach at University of Kentucky
  • National ABCA District 4 Coach of the year

Personal Background

  • Played High School baseball at Coldwater, won state titles 1983 & 1984 as player
  • Played for Lou Brunswick (father), who won 5 state titles at Coldwater
  • Drafted by the New York Mets in 3rd round of 1984 draft
  • Played 7 years of professional baseball with the Mets
  • Top 25 player by Baseball America in 1984
  • Married for 27 years, Gay Knapke Brunswick. 2 children Mackenzie (16) and Benjamin (13)