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Head Coach: Andy Bernatow
Contact: abernatow@mtmc.edu / (605) 668-1601
Professional Bio: Coach Bernatow begins his tenth year as the head baseball coach of the Lancers baseball program. Bernatow is also in his seventh year as the Sports Information Director for Mount Marty's Athletic Department.

Bernatow holds a 211-226  record in his coaching career at Mount Marty. This includes GPAC Conference Tourney Championship in 2012 and a Regular Season Championship in 2010. The 2010 Lancers set a school record 39 wins and a Runner-up finish at the National Opening Round Tournament in Lubbock, Texas. The Lancers finished the season one game away from the NAIA World Series. For his team efforts Bernatow was named GPAC 2010 Coach of the Year. Under the direction of Bernatow the Lancers also have two GPAC Conference Tourney Runner-up finishes. The Lancers finished the 2009 season with a 30-23 record and lost the Conference Tournament Championship game in extra innings. In 2007 the Lancers finished 29-17 this team also where GPAC Conference Tourney Runner-up.

After nine  years, Bernatow has coached 90 Academic All Conference Athletes, 55 GPAC All Conference Players, 46 Daktronics All-America Scholar Athletes , 8 GPAC Gold Glove Players, 3 All Americans, 2 GPAC Players of the Year, 1 GPAC Pitcher of the Year, 1 Preseason NAIA All-American, 1 Region III Gold Glove Player. The Lancer baseball team has also been named NAIA Baseball Scholar Team for ten consecutive years.

Assistant Coach: Jason Nelson
Contact: jason.nelson@mtmc.edu / (605) 668-1241
Professional Bio: Jason enters his fourth year as assistant coach for the Lancers. Jason is considered one of the greatest hitters in Mount Marty College baseball history. Jason transferred to Mount Marty after his freshman from Johnson County Community College. Jason received All-Conference status all three years while at Mount Marty. Jason holds the distinction of having the highest career batting average on the Mount Marty career charts. Jason also played on three conference championship squads during his playing career.

Assistant Coach:Ramon Romero
Contact: ramon.romero@mtmc.edu / (605) 668-1241
Professional Bio: Ramon Romero enters his second season helping out with the Lancers. Ramon had a very distinguished high school career. He played high school baseball in hometown of Albuquerque, NM at La Cueva High School where his team went 29-0 and won the 5A state title in 2003. Ramon was named 2002 and 2003 Easton High School All American Team and was also recognized in Whose Who of High School Sports publication in 2003. During his career Coach Romero was selected to several teams being named All Metro and All State Centerfielder in 2002 and 2003. Coach Romero attended University of New Mexico and was involved with the baseball program his first two years. Coach Romero has volunteered his time in the Albuquerque area running softball and baseball clinics for the youth. The past few summers in Yankton, he has helped coach a youth select softball team.

Assistant Coach: Josh Cleveland
Contact: josh.cleveland@mtmc.edu / (605) 668-1241
Professional Bio: Josh switches from player role to coaches role this season.  Josh played junior college baseball at Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids Minnesota.  Cleveland starred at a pitcher for both Itasca and Mount Marty. During the 2011 season Josh guided the Itasca to a MCAC Northern Division Championship. Josh also helped guide Mount Marty to a 2012 GPAC Tourney Championship. During the 2012 season Josh did not allow and earned run in conference regular season and tourney play.