Facility Manager – Pitching, Hitting, Catching and Fielding for all ages.
Zach focuses on both baseball and softball. He is a former collegiate athlete that played baseball for Limestone University, Lenoir Community College and Averette University. Zach began coaching at FVHS in 2013, and spent 2018-2021 as head coach. During his time there, he Coached them to two state titles – 2018 and 2021. He has helped produce over 40 collegiate players as well as their continued development during college.
Head Baseball Trainer – Pitching and Hitting for all ages.
Tom Hayes was co-owner of Hit & Run from 2001-2020, and is the co-founder and Commisioner of Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League from 2007-present. He was an assistant coach for FVHS from 1995-2017, with a state championship in 2002 and runner up 2000 and 2013. He was a pitcher at NC State from 1973-1976, leading the team in strikeouts and innings in 1974, 1975 and 1976.
Raised in San Diego playing baseball from the age of 10 at North Park Little League, learning the game from the “Old School” perspective. All CIF Team as a Hoover Cardinal, member of League Championship team as a Southwestern College Apache, all GSAC honors as a Pt. Loma Nazarene College Crusader. NAIA College World series participant 93,94. Drafted in 95′ to the Golden State league and continued on to play 6 professional seasons throughout the US, Japan and Mexico. Professional pitching instructor for the last 21 years with youth, high school, College and professional clients. Coaching experience at Westview High school as Varsity Pitching coach from 04-07 as well as Westhills High school. Married to wife Nicole with a wonderful 10 year old son Brayden.