Landreth, Gehris win NCBCA awards

Landreth, Gehris win NCBCA awards


Landreth, Gehris win NCBCA awards


North Buncombe’s Matt Landreth has been named the Region 8 coach of the year for this past season by the N.C. Baseball Coaches Association.

Landreth led the Mountain Athletic Conference champion Black Hawks to a 25-4 record in his first year.

Landreth is a 2002 North Buncombe graduate.

Former Erwin coach Granville Gehris was a co-winner in Region 2 along with Midway’s Jason Fussell. Gehris led Topsail (21-8 to last spring’s NCHSAA 3-A championship. He graduated from UNC Asheville and coached Erwin for seven seasons before resigning in 2012.

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