Schedule a Lesson  

Jeff Long

Owner/Lead Baseball Instructor

45 minute lessons = $50


Jeff played high school ball in highly recruited Cobb County, Georgia where he earned All State honors his senior year. He then went on to play collegiate baseball at Gardner-Webb University where he broke several career pitching records including 1st in innings pitched, career starts, complete games and batters faced.

After his senior year he was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 12th round of the 2004 MLB draft. He went on to play 6 years of pro ball compiling 33 wins and 450 innings pitched with a career professional ERA of 3.91 before retiring in 2010.

Jeff has been coaching/instructing in the Charlotte area for over 15 years and has seen over 35 of his players reach their dream of playing collegiate baseball.

Brent Jones

Pitching Instructor


Brent grew up in Belmont, NC where he was a 4 year Varsity player for South Point High School. He earned all conference honors his junior year and all state honors his senior year. He was also invited to play in the State Games his senior year before joining coach Ray Tanner at NC State in 1994. Brent pitched 4 years at NC State including a start his freshman year at Florida State and appearances against Georgia Tech, Clemson and North Carolina.

Coach Jones is available for private pitching instruction and will be a lead instructor in several pitching clinics.


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Hayden Milley

Hitting & Pitching Instructor

Strength Training/Speed and Agility certified

45 minute lessons = $45

Hayden is from Fort Mill, SC where he was a 3 year starter at Clover High School in baseball and a 4 year starter in football. After high school Hayden attended Emory & Henry college in Virginia where as a senior he started all 23 games. Batted .298 with a .337 on-base percentage and a .521 slugging average. Hit seven doubles, one triple and four home runs. Posted a team-best 26 RBI, scored 16 runs. Recorded eight multi-hit games and ended the year on a nine-game hitting streak and a 17-game on-base streak.


He graduated E&H with a degree in Health and Human Performance with a degree in Sports Management.

Coach Hayden has been training with the Pelicans Facility since he was 14 years old and has been a summer camp coach, led our winter workouts. We are excited to have coach Hayden join our staff.

Coach Hayden is available for private hitting and pitching lessons as well as strength training and will be a summer camp coach again as well.

Casey Hagaman

Pitching Instructor

45 minute lessons = $45

Casey was a 4 year starter in high school for Gaston Christian & Southlake Christian Academy before signing to play collegiately for Guilford College. Casey has been working out at the Pelicans Facility with owner Jeff Long since he was 9 years old and has been a summer camp coach for 2 years. We are excited to have coach Casey giving lessons this summer while he is home from college.

Coach Casey is available for private pitching instruction and will be a summer camp coach again as well.

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