Cory Everts begins his seventh year as assistant coach in 2011. A native of Hortonville, Wis., he had a four-year baseball career at Carthage. He was named an American Baseball Coaches Association third-team All-American and first-team All-College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin in 1992, first-team all-conference in 1991 and second-team All-CCIW in 1993.
Mr. Everts is ranked second on the Carthage career wins list (26), third in earned run average (2.16), second in strikeouts (185), second in innings pitched (229.3) and second in shutouts (8). He set a Carthage season record in 1992 with five shutouts, and his 1.02 earned run average that year is the Redmen's third-best. He was inducted into the Carthage Athletic Hall of Fame in 2001.
Mr. Everts is a certified athletic trainer, as well as a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He is the co-owner and head performance coach at Sports Acceleration Fox Valley in Appleton, Wis. He served as an assistant baseball coach at Lawrence University from 2002-04, as well as the strength and conditioning coach for the minor league baseball Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in the 2004 season. From 1997 to 2001, Everts was the performance coach for Healthsouth/Acceleration Oshkosh in Oshkosh, Wis., and the head baseball coach at Oshkosh's Lourdes High School from 1995 to 1997.