Coach Tyler Womer is going into his second season as an assistant coach at Erskine College. At Erskine, Coach Womer worked with the infielders while assisting with the Fleet hitters. The Flying Fleet finished the 2020 shortened season with a record of 17-8-1. Through 26 games in 2020 the Flying Fleet offense was one of the best in the NCAA in Division 2 baseball. The Fleet offense finished the season ranked nationally in several categories. The Flying Fleet finished 2nd in the nation in Stolen Bases (66), 2nd in Doubles (67), 3rd in Runs Scored (216), 4th in Hits (262), 8th in Triples (10) & 24th in Home Runs. The Erskine defense was also 7th in the country in Double Plays Turned (20) in 2020.
Coach Womer brings an outstanding knowledge of the game as well as a passion for developing baseball players of all ages. Originally from New Castle, PA, Tyler played infield at Wingate University in Wingate, NC. While playing at Wingate, Tyler was part of the 2011 Conference Tournament Championship winning team that finished the season 34-22 and advanced to the NCAA Division II Regional Tournament. After graduating with a degree in Sport Management in 2011, Tyler stayed at Wingate to be an assistant baseball coach while attending graduate school. As a volunteer assistant coach at Wingate, Tyler was responsible for running the youth camps, high school camps and organizing the annual team golf tournament. He also assisted with the coaching and development of Wingate’s infielders.
Tyler was then hired as the Recruiting Coordinator/Assistant Baseball Coach at DeSalesUniversity in Center Valley, Pennsylvania in June 2012 where he coached until 2015. Womer coached the outfielders, infielders & hitters at DeSales while having the opportunity to be mentored by Head Coach, Tim Neiman, who has over 700 career victories & currently ranks 31st all-time among all NCAA Division III Coaches. During Coach Womer’s two seasons at DeSales, the Bulldogs compiled a 59-28 overall record.
In June 2017, Coach Womer was hired as the Director of Operations for the Mizuno Outlaws Travel Baseball Organization & Assistant Director of Baseball at Perfect Performance NOVA in Tysons Corner, VA. Tyler helped grow the Mizuno Outlaws organization from 5 teams in June 2017 to 11 teams in September 2019 before joining the Erskine College Baseball coaching staff in September 2019
Coach Womer is now coaching the 13U & 16U Prime Time Aces teams & doing some hitting & infield lessons at the facility.