|Previous College:||UC San Diego, 2008|
Christopher Hom joins the Matadors for his first season in
2013-14. He previously spent two years as a volunteer assistant
coach at the University of San Francisco, where his duties included
developing the team's catchers, academic support, facilities
maintenance and camps. While on staff, USF reached the NCAA
postseason in 2013. During the 2013 season Coach Hom's core of
freshmen catchers lead the West Coast Conference with the fewest
wild pitches and passed balls. He assisted in the academic support
for a team that set a program record for team GPA.
Prior to joining the Dons, Hom was an assistant coach at the University of California, San Diego from 2009 to 2011. While with the Tritons, the team reached the NCAA Division II College World Series in 2009 and 2010 and hosted the program's first Division II regional in 2011. Hom coached six offensive All-Americans and three national Gold Glove winners while at UCSD and the Tritons led all of Division II in defense in both 2009 and 2010.
Chris will oversee the internal operation of the Matador Baseball Program, along with Successful Speaker Series as part of the Diamond University Leadership Program.
Hom received his bachelors degree in communications from UC San Diego in 2008 and completed his masters in coaching and leadership administration at Concordia University in Irvine, Calif., in 2011.