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David Skelly

Head Varsity Coach/ Pitchers
  • Coaching Profile
    • Entering 26th year of coaching baseball at Pendleton, 25th as Head Coach
    • 2012 President of the South Carolina Baseball Coaches Association
    • 2011 Select Coach for the North Carolina/South Carolina All-Star Game
    • 2006 Head Coach for North 2A/3A All Star Team
    • 1998 Assistant Coach for North 1A/2A All Star Team
    • Region Coach of the Year- 1993, 1994, 2004, 2007
  • College
    • 2000 Master of Science in Sports Management from United States Sports Academy
    • 1986 Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from Penn State University
    • 1983 Associate of Science in Business Administration from Cleveland State Community College
    • Played 2 years of Baseball at CSCC and 2 years at PSU
  • High School
    • 1981 graduated from Blacksburg High School, Virginia
    • Played 4 years of Varsity Baseball, 2 years of Football and 3 years of Wrestling
  • Family
    • Married 24 years to Lisa Kyzer of Knoxville, Tennessee
    • 3 children: Corinne 22, Michael 19 (Sophomore at Anderson University, playing baseball) and Chandler 13--7th grader at Riverside Middle School
Kevin Durham
Assistant Varsity Coach/ Infielders
  • Coaching Profile
    • Entering his 13th season of coaching, 5th at Pendleton
    • Was Head Coach at Indian Land High School for 4 years where he compiled an overall record of 41-36, 30-21 versus other 1A schools and lead his 2005 and 2006 teams to the Class A Upper State championship games
    • Named Region 3-A Coach of the Year in 2005
    • Named Head Coach of the Carolina Sox of the Southern Collegiate Baseball League for the summer of 2007 finishing 3rd in the league
  • College
    • 1998 Graduate of The Citadel in Charleston, SC
    • Attended The Citadel where he played outfield and pitched
    • Selected on the All-Southern Conference Tournament Team in 1998 while going on to win the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament Championship and a place in the East Regional in Clemson, SC
    • Currently working on His Master's in Administration at Arkansas State University
  • High School
    • Selected in the Professional Amateur Draft in 1994 by the San Diego Padres
    • 1994 Graduate of Pendleton High School
    • All-Region selection for baseball in high school for three years while being named player of the year in the region his Junior and Senior years
    • All-State selection in baseball his Junior and Senior years and football his Junior year
  • Family
    • Married 12 years to Tammy Durham and has two children.
    • Tory is 10 and Eastin is 6.



Scott White
Assistant Varsity/ Outfielders
  • Coaching Profile
    • Entering his 6th Season of Coaching
    • 2 years as Head Coach, Junior Varsity baseball Team at Pendleton
    • Compiled a record of 30-9-1 in his two years as JV baseball head coach
    • Also coaches Offensive Linemen on the Varsity Football Team
  • College
    • 2007 graduate of Prebyterian College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics
    • Currently working on Masters in Administration at The University of Phoenix
  • High School
    • 2003 graduate of Abbeville High School
  • Personal
    • Coach White and his wife, Catherine, have been married for 4 years
Kyle Gantt
Head JV Coach/ Asst. Varsity/ Catchers
  • Coaching Profile
    • Entering 2nd season of coaching
    • Also coaches offensive line for the JV Football Team
  • College
    • 2011 graduate of Clemson University with a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education
  • High School
    • 2005 graduate of Fairfield Central High
    • 2005 FCHS Defensive Player of the Year
    • 2005 Region 4-AAA All-Region Team
  • Personal
    • Married to Katherine Mathis of Boiling Springs, SC



Bryce Duckett
JV Asst. Coach
  • Coaching Profile
    • Entering First season of coaching
  • College
    • December 2012 Graduate of Anderson University with a Bachelors of Science in Physical Education
    • Pitched 4 years at Anderson University
  • High School
    • 2008 graduate of Union High School
    • Played 4 years of Varsity Baseball as a pitcher and catcher
    • Played 3 years of Football




























Johnny Leopard
Head C-Team Coach
  • Coaching Profile
    • Been coaching at Pendleton for 13 years
    • 4th year as Head Coach of C-Team
    • In his 13 years he has been an assistant coach at PHS and Riverside Middle in baseball and football
  • High School
    • 1980 graduate of Pendleton High School
    • 1979 PHS Baseball MVP Player
  • Personal
    • Custom Cabinet Maker by trade with Garrett's Cabinet Shop
    • Married to Robin Leopard who works at Pendleton High School


Kyle Anderson
Asst. Coach- C Team











Brandon Burton
Asst. Coach- C Team