Assistant Coach and Assistant General Manager, Jake Witt Looks Back on Year

It was shortly after the assistant General Manager Jamaal Cummings left for Brookings that the assistant coach for the Pierre Trappers, Jake Witt, moved into the slot to work with Jackson Bruce. Witt assumed the duties before the season began and he and Bruce worked on the organizational details while Witt was also beginning to prepare for the players to come in for the summer.

Witt previously coached in Bakersfield, California with Bakersfield Baseball Academy and has been the assistant coach under Tanner Neale for the last two seasons. Witt is also handles the duties of baseball operations for the Trappers.

Witt will spend the off season in Pierre this year after a short break…

Looking back to the season, Witt shared some of his favorite memories from the 2019 campaign…

Now with the offseason and after his break, Witt will resume the roles of the assistant GM and says what he’s looking forward to the most…

The season wrap up for the Pierre Trappers will conclude on Wednesday with Head Coach Tanner Neale.