Jordan Kopycinski begins his seventh season as an assistant coach for the Blinn College basbeall team. He assists with catchers, outfielders and hitters, while coaching first base.
Kopycinski spent five seasons with the Buccaneers before serving as a volunteer coach during the 2017-18 season at Rice University under legendary head coach, Wayne Graham. While coaching at Rice, the Owls went 26-31-2. He returned to Blinn College for the 2018-19 season.
The 2019 Buccaneers finished with a 33-22 record overall and claimed the No. 2 seed in the Region XIV South Zone Division with a 20-15 conference record. Blinn finished second in the Region XIV Tournament after elimninating four opponents.
During his first five seasons at Blinn College, the Buccaneers posted a 148-135-1 record, made four appearances at the Region XIV Tournament and made one trip to the JUCO World Series in 2014.
Prior to coming to Blinn, Kopycinski spent a year and a half as an assistant coach with Texas State University, coaching catchers and first basemen.
Kopycinski joined the Bobcats' coaching staff after a successful playing career at Texas State that included two conference championships and all-conference honors. In 2006, he was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Kopycinski earned his bachelor's degree in exercise sports science from Texas State in 2010.