John Yowler
Title: Pitching Coach

John Yowler is currently the Dukes Pitching Coach. Coach Yowler joined the baseball progam as an assistant coach in the summer of 2013.  Coach is one of the most accomplished baseball players in South Jersey history.  He was the 4th overall pick in the 1982 MLB January draft to the San Diego Padres. Coach Yowler's playing and coaching experience at the collegiate and professional level will be a huge additon to the Cumberland County College baseball program. His accomplishments are listed below.  Coach Yowler presently resides in Haddonfield with his wife Kelsie and son Auden.


1980 Gloucester Catholic H.S. All State Pitcher/Outfielder

1980 South Jersey record holder for batting average .676

1981 Full Athletic Scholarship (University of Nebraska)

1982 Drafted First round (4th pick) MLB January Draft (San Diego Padres)

1983-85 Played 3 years in the Kansas City Royals organization (Pitcher)

1998-2001 Coach, Gloucester Catholic HS

2005-2006 Coach, West Deptford HS

2007-2008 Pitching Coach Rowan Universty

2009-Present Coach West Deptford American Legion