Head Coach: Frank Avilla
Office: 530-251-6181 ext. 8951
Athletic Director: Dr. Tammy Robinson
School Colors: Black and Orange
President: Dr. Marlon Hall
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Head Coach Frank Avilla
September 6, 2014
October 4, 2014
* Conference Games
Coach Avilla accepted a position with Lassen College as a volunteer assistant working as the hitting and position players coach after departing Oklahoma Baptist University. During the summer of 2011, Frank accepted the position of Head Coach at Lassen College. Coach Avilla is in his 5th year of collegiate coaching and in his 2nd as Lassen College Head Baseball Coach. During the 2012 Season he earned the honors of Conference Coach of the Year in his first season as Head Coach.
Frank Avilla was born and raised in Sparks, NV and graduated from Reed High School in 2003. After Graduation Frank attended junior college at Neosho County Community College in Chanute, KS. and Yuba College in Marysville, CA. Frank received his A.A. degree from Yuba College while Playing two seasons for the 49ers earning several honors which included all conference player as freshman and captain his sophomore season finishing 28th in the state of California with a batting avg. of .396.
Departing Yuba College, Coach Avilla accepted a baseball scholarship to Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee, OK. There he played 2 seasons under Hall of Fame coach Bobby Cox during 2007 and 2008 producing a batting average of .381 as a junior and .330 as a senior. Following his senior year of playing Coach, Avilla accepted a graduate assistant position, working as a hitting and infield coach from 2008-2010. While coaching at OBU, Coach Avilla earned his bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Sports management.