Varsity, Head Coach
2020 will be Coach Meyer's 18th season as Marquette's head coach and 30th year coaching baseball. He has prior coaching experience at
Eureka High School, with the St. Louis Amateur Baseball Association (Meramec Valley & the Redbirds), with Nebraska American Legion Baseball (North Platte, Kearney, Lincoln, & Syracuse), and
at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Coach Meyer was named the Missouri Coaches Association Baseball Coach of the Year for 2019 (sponsored by the NFHS & MSHSAA). Coach Meyer was selected as
the Suburban West Conference Coach of the Year in 2007, 2013, 2014, & 2017. He was also named the 1999 St. Louis Amateur Baseball Association Coach of the Year. He served as the Class 4 vice
president for the Missouri State High School Baseball Coaches Association from 2008-2011 and president elect for 2012-2013. Coach Meyer also served as the President of the Missouri State High School
Baseball Coaches Association from July 2013-July 2015.
John's Marquette teams have won 286 games and lost 174. Coach Meyer has an overall win/loss record of 460-274. He has been in the dugout
to lead eight of the eleven winningest teams in school history (2003, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, & 2019). Coach Meyer has also been fortunate to coach dedicated student athletes.
Every varsity team since 2003 has performed well in the classroom. Each team has accumulated a team GPA of 3.25 or better while some teams have been ranked in the state's top 15 for team
GPAs (See the In The Classroom page for further details). John earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska-Kearney in 1992, a master's degree in education from Lindenwood University in 2003, and
a master's degree in athletic administration from William Woods University in 2013. Coach Meyer has been teaching business courses at Marquette since 2000 where he also serves as the department head.
He and his wife Denise have a daughter, Tanner.
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2019 will be Coach Starling's 16th season coaching baseball at Marquette and 20th season coaching baseball. He has prior coaching experience at Parkway South High
School and with the St. Louis Amateur Baseball Association (Southwest Stars). Coach Starling was named assistant coach of the year in January of 2011 by the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches
Association. Adam earned his bachelor's degree in 2002 and his master's degree in 2003 from Maryville University. He also has earned a master's degree in athletic administration from William Woods
University in 2013. Coach Starling has been teaching social studies courses at Marquette since 2005. He also serves as the varsity assistant softball coach at Marquette and played a pivotal
role in the 2017 state championship season.
Junior Varsity, Head Coach
Freshmen, Head Coach