Scott Mansfield enters his 1st season as head coach after 9 seasons as assistant coach and pitching coach with the Jets. The Jets pitching staff has led or been at the top of the OCAC in ERA and runs allowed and strikeouts during his tenure as pitching coach. The 2016 staff broke the most strikeouts in a season record.
Prior to arriving in Enid, Mansfield spent his summer as assistant coach/pitching coach for the Melville Millionaires baseball team in Melville, Saskatchewan, Canada in the Western Major Baseball League. There, he helped lead the team to a postseason appearance and finishing fourth in the league. While in Canada, the pitching staff was third in the league in total pitching.
Mansfield started his collegiate coaching career while serving one year as an assistant coach/pitching coach at Hill College in Hillsboro, Texas. He graduated from Wayland Baptist University in May 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Studies. While at Wayland, Mansfield was a three-year lettermen playing for Coach Brad Bass. In 2006, he won the team MVP award. Prior to WBU, Mansfield attended North Lake College where he played for Coach Steve Cummings for one season. Two of Mansfield's former pitcher have been selected in the MLB draft and numerous pitchers have continued their careers at NCAA universities.
Mansfield, is a native of The Colony, Texas, and is working on his Master's degree in School Counseling at East Central University in Ada. He and his wife Megan currently reside in Enid.