2017 graduate of Augustana University in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Masters degree from Southwest Minnesota State University
The 2020 campaign will be coach Vaughn's first year as an assistant coach for the Norse program
Spent the previous two seasons as a graduate assistant and pitching coach for Southwest Minnesota State University
He has also served as an assistant coach for the Marshall, Minn., American Legion and Jr. Legion baseball teams for two years (2018-2019), and as the head coach for Sioux Falls West, Jr. Legion baseball team for two years (2016-2017)
In 2018, the SMSU pitching staff recorded its lowest ERA since 2014 and its second lowest team ERA since the 2010 season. Despite playing only 40 games, SMSU pitchers recorded 293 strikeouts--its highest total in three seasons--and second highest total in program history
During his collegiate career he had a four-year pitching career at Iowa Central Community College and Augustana University. Vaughn recorded six victories in two seasons at ICCC, before transferring to Augustana. During his senior season in 2017, Vaughn finished 6-1 with a 2.31 ERA with 49 strikeouts in 46 2/3 innings
2015 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State University with a bachelor’s degree in sports management
Neale returns to Luther after spending three years as an Assistant Coach with Upper Iowa University
As a catcher at Southwest Minnesota State, he was voted Best Defensive Player for the Mustangs (2013, 2014, 2015) becoming the second player in school history to win the award three consecutive seasons.
His .997 career fielding percentage ranks first in school history, committing two errors during his four year career.
He was voted the Most Inspirational Player (2014, 2015)
Senior at Luther College
2016 graduate of DC Everest High School, Weston, Wis.