Greg Sullivan

Assistant Baseball Coach
Boston College

Greg Sullivan is in his eighth season as an assistant coach for the Boston College baseball team. He was promoted to recruiting coordinator after the 2016 season. He primary works with outfielders and hitters and is also responsible for running Boston College Baseball Camps.

Sullivan has helped multiple players transition from the infield to the outfield and fill key roles for the Eagles. Michael Strem – a 2016 New England Intercollegiate Baseball Associate (NEIBA) All-New England Second-Team honoree – and Logan Hoggarth and Gabriel Hernandez came to The Heights as infielders and moved to the outfield.

Strem and right fielder Donovan Casey combined for 14 outfield assists in 2017, tied for fourth in the nation. Casey’s eight outfield assists tied for third overall and Strem’s six tied for fifth. In 2016, Strem racked up eight outfield assists, also ranking among the top 10 in the country. The Eagles’ 15 OF assists was good for a top-15 mark.

BC’s outfield in 2017 made just seven errors in 423 chances. Overall, the BC fielding percentage as a team was fourth .975, fourth in record books.

In 2016, Sullivan helped the Eagles record a .972 fielding percentage, tied for fifth in BC record books. In the team’s first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2009, the Eagles registered a .991 fielding clip in six games and the outfield did not make an error while recording two assists.

In 2014, centerfielder Tom Bourdon and right fielder Chris Shaw combined for 12 outfield assists as Bourdon’s seven tied for 11th in the nation after the regular season. Shaw did not make an error in 105 chances in right after moving to the position after starting as a first baseman as a freshman. In his junior year, Shaw recorded two outfield assists and made only one error in 45 chances. The Eagles recorded 14 total outfield assists in 2015 and the outfielders helped the team record the third-best fielding percentage in school history with a .976 percentage, second in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Before coming to The Heights, Sullivan spent four seasons as the head coach at Newbury College. He was named the college’s first head coach in January 2007 and began laying the groundwork for the development of the program. In 2008, he was named the national Coach of the Year by the Association of Division III Independents. The Nighthawks earned the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Sportsmanship Award in each of his last two seasons.

Sullivan has largely been involved in recruitment, including his time at Boston College and Newbury College. He also worked with player recruitment when he was the hitting coach for the Manchester Silkworms of the New England Collegiate BaseballGreg Sullivan is in his eighth season as an assistant coach for the Boston College baseball team. He was promoted to recruiting coordinator after the 2016 season. He primary works with outfielders and hitters and is also responsible for running Boston College Baseball Camps.

Sullivan has helped multiple players transition from the infield to the outfield and fill key roles for the Eagles. Michael Strem – a 2016 New England Intercollegiate Baseball Associate (NEIBA) All-New England Second-Team honoree – and Logan Hoggarth and Gabriel Hernandez came to The Heights as infielders and moved to the outfield.

Strem and right fielder Donovan Casey combined for 14 outfield assists in 2017, tied for fourth in the nation. Casey’s eight outfield assists tied for third overall and Strem’s six tied for fifth. In 2016, Strem racked up eight outfield assists, also ranking among the top 10 in the country. The Eagles’ 15 OF assists was good for a top-15 mark.

BC’s outfield in 2017 made just seven errors in 423 chances. Overall, the BC fielding percentage as a team was fourth .975, fourth in record books.

In 2016, Sullivan helped the Eagles record a .972 fielding percentage, tied for fifth in BC record books. In the team’s first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2009, the Eagles registered a .991 fielding clip in six games and the outfield did not make an error while recording two assists.

In 2014, centerfielder Tom Bourdon and right fielder Chris Shaw combined for 12 outfield assists as Bourdon’s seven tied for 11th in the nation after the regular season. Shaw did not make an error in 105 chances in right after moving to the position after starting as a first baseman as a freshman. In his junior year, Shaw recorded two outfield assists and made only one error in 45 chances. The Eagles recorded 14 total outfield assists in 2015 and the outfielders helped the team record the third-best fielding percentage in school history with a .976 percentage, second in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Before coming to The Heights, Sullivan spent four seasons as the head coach at Newbury College. He was named the college’s first head coach in January 2007 and began laying the groundwork for the development of the program. In 2008, he was named the national Coach of the Year by the Association of Division III Independents. The Nighthawks earned the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Sportsmanship Award in each of his last two seasons.

Sullivan has largely been involved in recruitment, including his time at Boston College and Newbury College. He also worked with player recruitment when he was the hitting coach for the Manchester Silkworms of the New England Collegiate Baseball League during the summers of 2007-08, as well as with the Carolina Chaos of the Southern Collegiate Baseball League in the 2006 summer.

In 2009 and 2010, he was the assistant tournament director of the Division III New England Baseball Regional Tournament and was also a representative for the NECC to the All-New England Committee.

A 2006 graduate of Eastern Connecticut State, Sullivan earned his bachelor’s degree in communications. He was a four-year starter for Bill Holowaty and led the Warriors to three Division III national tournament appearances, finishing second in 2004. He was also the recipient of the Francis E. Geissler Sportsperson of the Year his senior year, as well as the Rick Ganoe Coach’s Award and was named the team captain. League during the summers of 2007-08, as well as with the Carolina Chaos of the Southern Collegiate Baseball League in the 2006 summer.

In 2009 and 2010, he was the assistant tournament director of the Division III New England Baseball Regional Tournament and was also a representative for the NECC to the All-New England Committee.

A 2006 graduate of Eastern Connecticut State, Sullivan earned his bachelor’s degree in communications. He was a four-year starter for Bill Holowaty and led the Warriors to three Division III national tournament appearances, finishing second in 2004. He was also the recipient of the Francis E. Geissler Sportsperson of the Year his senior year, as well as the Rick Ganoe Coach’s Award and was named the team captain.

 
 
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