135 SYDNEY ST
MONTOURSVILLE PA 17754
US Elite Northeast 2020 Head Coach
High School Playing Career:
Montoursville HS in Montoursville. PA
Twigg played his HS ball for the Montoursville Warriors from 1992-1997. During his time there, he was as a member of 2 District Championship TEAMS, a State Runner-Up TEAM, and an Undefeated State Championship TEAM. The State Championship TEAM ended the season ranked 3rd in the nation by the USA Today Newspaper.
This Warrior TEAM was also the only undefeated TEAM ranked in the top 10, with a record of 24-0.
College Playing Career:
Towson State University in Towson, MD
Twigg then went on to earn a scholarship and play Division 1 Baseball for the Towson State University Tigers (1992-1997) as a catcher/DH. While at Towson, he was a 2-Year Starter and Letter-Winner. He also was honored twice by being placed on the All-Academic Big South Conference TEAM. The Tigers were not able to capture any championships while Twigg was there, and His playing career would end there, after his 3rd and final elbow surgery.
HS Coaching Career:
Twigg's HS coaching career would start just 1 year later (at age 24), as he became the Head Coach of the Montgomery Red Raiders (Montgomery, PA) in 1998. He would coach there for 2 seasons, before taking over as the head coach of his alma mater, the Montoursville Warriors
for 9 seasons (2000-2007, and 2009). His coaching career at Montoursville was highlighted with a trip to the 2006 AAA State Championship Game in Altoona. They finished as the State Runner-up. He enjoyed 3 District Championships while coaching there, and also collected his 200th win as a PA HS coach during that time. Twigg’s winning percentage was was 80% as a HS Coach. He is most proud though, of sending numerous players off to every Division in college baseball, including D1.
After walking away from Montoursville in 2009, due to his wife's battle with breast cancer, Twigg returned to the HS diamond, and had the honor of coaching with a former Major Leaguer. He became the Assistant Coach under the direction of Casey Waller (Virginia Tech/Philadelphia Phillies) of the Hughesville Spartans (Hughesville, PA). That season ended with the school's 1st ever District Championship in baseball, and a deep run into the PIAA State Playoffs.
Twigg has been employed by the Baseball Factory as a coach, scout, and player advisor. He also enjoys doing private instruction with all of the different parts of the game. Baseball has allowed him to travel all over the country coaching, teaching, evaluating, rating, observing, recruiting, and video-taping.
Finally, Twigg is a Christian who has been happily married for 19 years to his wife, Lori. He also has 2 very special daughters. Lakenna, age 18, and Cienna age 13.