Former Bigfoot Baseball Standout AJ Proszek Joins CCS Baseball Coaching Staff
Addison “A.J.” Proszek is entering his first year as an assistant baseball coach at the Community Colleges of Spokane. He will manage the pitching staff, working on the physical and mental sides of pitching. AJ graduated from Jenkins High School in Chewelah, WA in 2005 where he was named Washington State 2A Player of the year as well as GNL MVP. Proszek was a starting pitcher at Spokane Falls for two years and graduated with an Associate of Arts Degree. He transferred to Gonzaga University and played two years. While playing, AJ acquired his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management. Following graduation in 2009, AJ was drafted in the 38th Round of the First Year Player Drat by the San Francisco Giants. Proszek played three seasons in their minor league system ending his career in Advanced A.