HHS Baseball

Scott Henson - Varsity Head Coach

Email me at mhenson@hse.k12.in.us

Scott Henson has been a teacher at Hamilton Southeastern High School for 5 ½ years.  He has been coaching baseball for 14 years. He begins his Fourth year as Head Coach and prior to becoming the Head Coach he was the JV Coach at HSE for the previous two years.  Before coming to HSE, Coach Henson was the Hitting Coach at Northern Nash High School in Rocky Mount, NC where he was a part of two class 3A Final Four & Sectional Championship teams in 2007 & 2009. Here at HSE, Coach Henson has led the team to 3 consecutive Sectional Championship appearances, winning the Sectional in 2013 and last year in 2015, the team's 13th & 14th Sectional wins.

Coach Henson is from Pendleton, Indiana, and attended Pendleton Heights High School where he played for Hall of Fame Coach Bill Stoudt as an all-conference and all-county catcher to win 3 Sectional Championships, 1 Regional Championship and 2 Conference titles.  He was also an all-conference & all-county wide receiver on the football team & a letter winner in basketball. He would later coach for Pendleton Heights, helping them to baseball Sectional titles in 1995 & 1997 and a Regional title in 1997. After high school, Coach Henson attended the University of Indianapolis, earning a varsity letter before transferring to IUPUI where he would finish out his college baseball career, two years as captain and earning All-District Honors in 1994. Coach Henson also spent time in the Frontier League of Professional Baseball.

Coach Henson was also the wide receivers coach for our Royals Varsity Football team for three years, helping them to a Sectional title in 2011. Coach Henson and his wife Alicia have been married for 13 years and they have a son, Cole who is 8 and a daughter Olivia, who is 6.  They reside in Noblesville.  Coach Henson has a B.A. in History from Indiana University and received his Teaching Certificate from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC.  He works in the Social Studies department where he teaches U.S. History and AP U.S. History.

Kory Seitz - Varsity IF/3rd Base Coach

Email me at koryseitz11@gmail.com

Coaching Experience: 13th season as a varsity assistant where his primary responsibility will be working with infielders and coaching 3rd Base. IHSBCA “2011 Assistant coach of the year”.

He is a 1996 HSE graduate where he was an 8 season letter winner playing in football (3), basketball (2), and baseball (3). In his 1995 football season he was selected as the “Hamilton County Player of the Year” along with being named all conference and 1st team all-metro while leading his team to an 11-1 record and sectional championship. In his 1995 baseball season he was also selected as the “Hamilton County Player of the Year” along with being named an All-State selection, all conference, and 1st team all-metro. In his 1996 baseball season he was selected to the North All-Star team as a second baseman.

He continued his playing career as a four year player at Indiana University where he graduated in 2000.

Coach Seitz is married to his wife Heather and they have 3 children: Kameron (9), and twins Haliegh and Karson (7).

Ken Seitz - Varsity OF/1st Base Coach

Curry Harden - Pitching Coach

Jeff Mendenhall - Head Junior Varsity Coach

Email me at jmendenhall@hse.k12.in.us

4th year at HSE; 6th year teaching overall

Teaching Position: Resource Teacher, Riverside Intermediate

Coaching Experience: 8 years baseball; 7 years basketball


Coaching Background: Junior Varsity assistant at Northfield High School in 2009. Varsity assistant at Cambridge City Lincoln High School in 2010. Varsity head coach at Cambridge City Lincoln High School 2011-2012. Junior Varsity assistant 2013-Present

Coaching Championships: Tri Eastern Conference Championship at Cambridge City Lincoln High School in 2010

Hometown: Richmond, IN

High School: Centerville High School

College: Manchester College ‘09

Playing Experience: High School – Centerville High School ’05; 2004 & 2005 Tri-Eastern Conference Champions; 2005 Sectional Champions; Manchester College – HCAC League Champions in 2006

Special Recognition Awards : High School: 2004 & 2005 All-Conference (Tri-Eastern Conference); 2005 All-State Honorable Mention

Tyler Underwood - JV Assistant

Seth Story - Head Freshman Coach/Scouting Coordinator

Email me at seths71990@aol.com

4th year at HSE

Coaching Experience: 6 years of baseball Coaching background: Coached 4 years of travel baseball, JV Head Coach at Eastbrook High School for one year.

Hometown: Upland, Indiana

High School: Eastbrook High School

College: Indiana Tech, Anderson University, BA Management. Currently attending IWU for Business-Sports Management BA.

Playing Experience: Played
4 years on varsity at Eastbrook High School, winning two Grant 4 titles and one conference title. Played one year at Indiana Tech, and one year at Anderson University.

Special Recognition Awards: All-county two years, all-conference one year, Most improved player one year, single-season record for fielding percentage at Eastbrook High School, and led team in steals 3 years.

CJ Webb - Asst Freshman Coach

Seth Paladin - Volunteer Coach