July 12, 2013

Pohlman named assistant softball coach

Denison head coach Tiffany Ozbun has announced the return of Scott Pohlman as assistant coach in 2014.  Pohlman, who had previously spent two seasons as an assistant at Denison from 2010-11, has served the last two seasons as the assistant softball coach at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, N.C.

While at North Carolina A&T, four players were named first-team All-Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC).  The pitching staff boasted the fourth-best ERA in the conference and the team lowered its ERA by over three points.

In two years with the Big Red, Denison went 60-26 and advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament in 2010. In 2011, Denison boasted the North Coast Athletic Conference's Player and Pitcher of the Year.

Prior to entering the collegiate coaching ranks, Pohlman served as the head softball coach at Millersport High School from 2006 through 2008.  In 2008 he became the school's athletic director, a position he held until 2012.

In addition to his high school and collegiate coaching experience, Pohlman was the head coach of the Ohio Stingrays, a prep travel team based out of Columbus, Ohio from 2006 through 2011.

Pohlman received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio where he was a four-year letter winner in in football and a three-year letter winner in wrestling.  He is also a 1993 graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) National Academy.