Morton District 709 Providing an education to last a life time.

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Phone: 1.309.266.7182

Fax: 1.309.263.2168

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Spring Sports →Varsity Baseball

Head Coach:  Jesse Crawford

Jesse Crawford will enter his forth season as head coach of the Potters in 2016.  In 2015 his team tied the school record with 31 wins and he is excited to continue the winning tradition of Potter baseball this spring.  Before taking over the baseball program Crawford coached in the Morton School district as an assistant football and basketball coach.  He teaches Junior High P.E. and also worked as a 4th grade teacher at Jefferson.  The Potters made it to the super-sectional in his first year with the basketball prgram and both years he coached football the Hogs made the playoffs.  These were both great experiences for him and helped him gain knowledge on what it takes to be successful in Morton.  He is also the head coach of the Morton Junior High baseball program.  In his four years at the helm, the Potters won a state title in 2012, finished second in the state in 2013, and reached the Elite Eight in 2014.  Overall, Coach Crawford has a 79-16 record as the coach of the Junior Potters.

Crawford's record as a varsity baseball coach is 106-85.  Before Morton, Coach Crawford was a head coach in baseball and basketball in Knox County, Missouri.  He coached there for five years.  Coach Crawford, his wife Michelle, and seven-year-old son Camerson live in Morton.



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