Former Bridgewater baseball standout Scott Hearn is beginning his 11th year as an assistant coach with the Eagles baseball program. He was also named the Assistant Athletic Director for NCAA Compliance in 2017.
As the College’s Assistant A.D. for NCAA Compliance, Hearn ensures that the department follows all NCAA rules and procedures, communicates all rule changes to coaching staff, and provides departmental staff with a general knowledge test of NCAA rules and procedures.
He also monitors student-athlete eligibility, updates college roster information, and maintains practice documentation.
Hearn is responsible for the school’s annual compliance report, and for supervising the College’s NCAA self-study program.
Hearn helped lead the Eagles to the 2014 ODAC title and a trip to the NCAA regional tournament where the Eagles lost in the championship game to Emory University.
Hearn was an assistant with the Eagles in 2010 when the team won the ODAC title. He has been an assistant with three teams (2010, 2013, 2014) that advanced to the NCAA tournament.
Hearn played four seasons with the Eagles and was an All-ODAC first-team selection three times and an All-ODAC second-team selection as a senior. He earned All-Region honors all four years and was a three-time VaSID All-State honoree.
He finished his playing career as the College's all-time leader in hits (235), runs batted in (165), doubles (54), extra base hits (87), and total bases (376).
Following his playing career, Hearn coached one year at Old Dominion University.
Hearn, a 2003 Bridgewater graduate, received his Master's degree in sport management from Liberty University.