Head Coach: Tyler Guthrie
Phone: (918) 721-9629
Bio: Tyler Guthrie enters his second season as Head Baseball Coach at Carl Albert State College. Guthrie is the Pitching Coach and Recruiting Coordinator. A 2007 graduate of Stigler High School in Stigler, Oklahoma; Guthrie spent one season as a Viking in 2009 before moving on to Rogers State University where he had a successful career as a pitcher. Guthrie was a 2 year conference starter and also a three-time SAC Pitcher of The Week. In his final season at Rogers State he was part of the NAIA World Series Runner-Up team that finished 49-16. He received his Bachelors Degree in Sport Management from Rogers State University and his Masters Degree in Sport Administration from East Central University. Guthrie in his short coaching career has seen two of his pitchers and 1 catcher make the leap to Minor League Baseball. Guthrie spent three seasons as an Assistant Coach at Carl Albert State College before taking over the reigns as Head Coach in the Fall of 2016.
Assistant Coach: Brennan Rogers
Phone: (479) 252-0436
Bio: Brennan Rogers enters his third year with the Viking baseball program. Rogers is the Hitting and Infield Coach Rogers is a 2010 graduate of Greenwood High School in Greenwood, Arkansas. After High School Rogers went on to play at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith for the 2011-2015 seasons where he was a two year starter including a gold glove winner at first base during the 2015 season. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership in May 2015. He has spent four summers as an Assistant Coach for the Fort Smith Sportsmen, an American Legion team based out of Fort Smith, Arkansas. Rogers also just completed his first season coaching for the Arkansas Express; a travel ball team based out of Arkansas.
Graduate Assistant Coach: Dakota Watson
Phone: (479) 236-1185
Bio: Dakota Watson enters his first year with the Vikings. Watson is in charge of the Catchers and Outfielders. Watson is a 2010 graduate of Springdale High school. After high school Watson went on to play at Independence Community College for the 2010-2012 seasons before moving on to the University of Arkansas Fort Smith where he finished his career. He has also spent his summers coaching for the Mid-West Nationals and the NWA Prospects in Northwest Arkansas.
Baseball Operations: Caleb Moore
Bio: Caleb enters his second year with the Vikings. Moore is in charge of the everyday operations along with some field maintenance. Moore is a 2014 graduate of Wister High School.