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ABOUT ME

Brandon Matthews is a professional hitting instructor in North Carolina. Brandon has over a decade of coaching experience at all levels from youth to professional baseball. In 2017, Brandon started Swing Angry LLC for baseball and softball hitting instruction. Since then, Brandon has performed thousands of lessons with youth to professional hitters. Combining playing experience and continued research, Brandon has developed unique training methods aimed at helping athletes compete physically and mentally at the highest levels of the game. With technology and performance-driven training, hitters receive full assessments related to physical mobility, biomechanics of the swing, swing path data, and batted ball profiles to create custom player development plans. These plans help identify and improve areas of focus while maximizing the strengths of the hitter.

Brandon strives to stay up to date on the latest hitting research through continued education and is certified in the following areas:

Baseball Rebellion: Rebel Rack Movement Certification.

 

Driveline Baseball: Foundations of Hitting.

Driveline Baseball: Youth Baseball

 

On Base University: Hitting Certification.

 

USA Baseball Coaches Certification.

Blast Motion Certification

 

American Baseball Coaches Association Member.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

COLLEGIATE

2022 Hitting Coach: Waynesboro Generals - Valley Baseball League: Regular Season CHAMPIONS 28-19 overall record. Ranked as the #1 offensive team in the league.

2020 Head Coach: Tarboro River Bandits - Carolina Virginia Collegiate League CHAMPIONS 29-11 overall

2019 Hitting Consultant: Waynesboro Generals - Valley Baseball League

2019 Hitting Coach: Paul D. Camp Community College - Ranked as one of the top offenses in NJCAA Region 10 during the 2019 season.  Improved the offense from 5 home-runs in 2018 to 37 in 2019 leading to 30 wins and a regional appearance!

2018 Hitting Coach: New Market Rebels - 2018 Valley Baseball League CHAMPIONS 30 - 18 overall

 

2016-2017 Head Coach: Edgewater Pirates in the Mid-Atlantic Collegiate League. 2017 Regular Season CHAMPIONS. 2016 Tournament Runner-Up

 

2014 Head Coach: Carolina Freedom in the All American Collegiate Baseball League - 2014 Regular Season and Tournament CHAMPIONS. 27-7 overall

 

Previous volunteer assistant at Chowan University.

 

HIGH SCHOOL

2018 Head Varsity Baseball Coach: Pasquotank County High School

 

Over 7 years in High School Player Development: 

Gates County High School and Hertford County High school. Led the JV program and served as the hitting/infield instructor.

YOUTH

Ahoskie 14U State Champion - Tar Heel Little League 2011

Over 10 years experience serving the youth of northeastern North Carolina through American Legion baseball, camps and baseball instruction.

Certifications

Baseball Rebellion Rebel Rack Movement Certification

Driveline Baseball - Foundations of Hitting

Driveline Baseball - Coaching Youth Baseball

On Base University - Hitting Certification

USA Baseball Coaches Certification

Blast Motion Certification

American Baseball Coaches Association Member

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