Varsity, Head Coach
2018 will be Coach Meyer's 16th season as Marquette's head coach and 28th 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
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 248 games and lost 149. Coach Meyer has an overall win/loss record of 422-249. He has been in the dugout to lead seven of the ten winningest teams in school
history (2003, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, & 2017). 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 10 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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Phone: 636.891.6000, extension 26103
Junior Varsity, Head Coach
2017 will be Coach Cleer's third year as the head coach of the junior varsity team.
Freshmen, Head Coach
2017 will be Coach Starling's 14th season coaching baseball at Marquette and 18th 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.