5-Tool Sports Center Staff
David Collings, owner and lead instructor, brings years of personal experience as a scholarship baseball player at Andrew College and the University of West Georgia — where he also earned his MBA. David grew up playing with some of the best traveling teams in the state of Georgia as well as the award-winning East Cobb teams. Over the past six years, he has built quality relationships with pitchers and hitters throughout the West Georgia region by giving personal training tips and lessons. David managed Next Level Sports Center in Carrollton, GA, and also was an instructor at Chipper Jones’ 10th Inning Baseball Academy in Suwanee, GA prior to coming to Douglasville. He and his staff are committed to providing first-class customer service and game-changing techniques to improve the development of all athletes. David is the Head Coach of the 13U 5-Tool Baseball Team.
Heather Collings comes to 5-Tool after working several years in college FInancial Aid offices. Heather handles the processing of team payments, coordinates fundraisers, and is responsible for our 5-Tool retail offerings. Heather will usually be seen at the front desk, along with their dog, Wrigley!
Andrew comes to 5-Tool after a successfull collegiate career, where he finished up at the University of West Georgia. Andrew spent the last three seasons coaching at the collegiate level under Todd Pratt with the West Georgia Technical College Golden Knights, and the Douglasville Bulls Collegiate Summer Ball team. Andrew lead the Golden Knight hitters to a Top 5 finish in several offensive categories. Andrew is continuing his playing career in the Pecos Professional League, where he will also assist in coaching the team. Andrew is currently the Head Coach for both 11U travel baseball teams, and does private instruction for Hitters, Pitchers, and Fielders.
Chase is a Chapel Hill HS graduate where he was a 4-year Varsity Letterman and received All-State honors. Chase received a scholarship to play at Auburn University – Montgomery, prior to returning to Douglas County to play for former Major League veteran Todd Pratt at West Georgia Technical College. Chase coaches our 7U team, and is available for Hitting, Catching, and Pitching lessons.
Facility Manager/15U/9U Coach/Hitting and Fielding Instructor
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Todd spent 22 years playing professionally, including 14 years at the Major League level with the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, New York Mets, and Atlanta Braves. Todd is currently the head baseball coach at West Georgia Technical College. Todd runs our annual MLB Style Catching Combine.
Jarrett is a Conyers, GA native who was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 23rd Round of the 2011 MLB Draft. Jarrett chose to attend the University of Georgia where he pitched for the Bulldogs. Jarrett was then drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 22nd Round of the 2014 MLB Draft. Jarrett is currently playing in the Mariners Minor League system. Jarrett is available for Pitching Lessons.
Corey is a Huntsville, AL native who pitched at Vanderbilt. Corey was selected in the 3rd round of the 2011 MLB Draft by the Minnesota Twins. Corey is pitching in the Twins organization, most recently at the AA level. Corey is available to work with Pitchers.