Ozarks Professional Baseball League coaches have the experience and training to hone your skills and make you the best you can be. Our players start with a strong foundation of skills and natural talent. Through our various training camps and frequent practices our skilled coaches Bring out the very best out of our players. Our teams are like a brotherhood, or a family; the coaches are the matriarch. To see if you have the skills and meet our coaches, register for a tryout session near you.
A native of northern Illinois, Wilson received a baseball scholarship to Kansas State University. After earning his BS and MS at Kansas State, he became the Head Baseball Coach there as well as Assistant Athletic Director. In the late 70s he was named Athletic Director at Fort Hays State University where his teams had great success at the national level.
Wilson has accumulated a 785 – 501 record in 26 years of coaching. His Northark teams have won the last eight regional tournaments in a row and have been ranked number 1 or 2 in team hitting the last eight years nationally among junior colleges. Coach Wilson’s record at Northark is 509 – 341. Northark was #14 in the nation in last year’s final national baseball poll.
The Northark Pioneers have had twelve young men sign professionally and eleven young men named as All-American players during Coach Wilson’s tenure.
Phil has two sons, Baker,14, Gibson,11, and one daughter, Mainnie,7. He also has four grandchildren.
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