About Brent Kemnitz:
Widely respected as one of the premier pitching coaches in collegiate baseball, Brent Kemnitz is in his 38th year as assistant coach at WSU.
For Kemnitz, honors, accomplishments and awards for pitchers under his tutelage have been commonplace. Twice WSU has led all NCAA Division I teams in ERA. The Shockers’ 1982 team established an NCAA record with 46 complete games while leading the nation with a 2.53 ERA and the 1991 staff led the NCAA with a 2.91 ERA. In 2011, Kemnitz was honored as he was named one of the top three pitching coaches in the country in a poll done by College Baseball Insider.
- 30 Years of Coaching College Pitchers
- 16 All-American Pitchers
- WSU has had 9 Pitchers picked in the 1st round of the MLB Draft
- Team ERA Leader’s in NCAA in 1982 & 1991
- 1989 NCAA World Series Champions
- 7 College World Series Appearances
- 25 NCAA Regional Tournament Appearances
- 63 Pitchers Signed in MLB
- 13 Big League Pitchers, 23 Total/Anchorage, AK 1984-1987