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Mikayla Cooper
Assistant Coach
Coach Info:
Position: Assistant Coach
Hometown: Delaware, Ohio
Alma Mater: Ohio
Graduating Year: 2018
Experience: 1st Year

Mikayla Cooper is in her first year as an assistant coach at Presbyterian College in 2019. Her primary duties will include working with the team’s catchers and assisting with infield/hitting.


Cooper comes to PC after one season as an assistant coach at Chadron State College where she assisted in raising the team’s batting average, runs, hits, doubles, on-base percentage and fielding percentage from the previous season.


Cooper was a standout player at Ohio University from 2015-18, starting 221 out of 223 games. The Bobcats advanced to the Mid-American Conference Tournament Championship three consecutive seasons (2016-18) with Cooper starting at first and leading off for the 2018 MAC Tournament Champions. Her senior season, Ohio also won the MAC regular season title. She earned First Team All-MAC honors her junior and senior seasons, as well as All-Tournament honors in 2016. Cooper was an impact player on the 2017 team that won a program-record 42 games.


The native of Delaware, Ohio, graduated from Ohio in 2018 with a degree in recreation management and minors in business administration/coaching education. She is currently working on a masters degree in sports management from Chadron State.

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