Meet The Coaches

Head Coach: Barry Rose
Coach Rose

Wakeland Baseball

Head Coach: Barry Rose
Phone: 469-633-5767

Head Coach: Barry Rose
Head Coach Barry Rose is entering his thrid year at Wakeland High School. The Wolverines are a combined 66-17 in the last 2 years under Rose.  In 2010 they reached the state tournament by defeating Rockwall Heath (then ranked #1 in the nation) in the 4A Region II Finals.  They continued that success by posting a 35-6 record in 2011, winning district 9-4A with a 13-1 record, and eventually reaching the 4th round of the Region II playoffs.  

Coach Rose has coached high school baseball for 15 years in the North Texas area. Previously he was the head coach of the Cardinals at MacArthur High School in Irving and guided them to the 5A playoffs for the first time since 1987. Rose was also head coach at Haltom High School for 3 years and also the head coach at Rusk High School for one season. Rose has also been an assistant coach at the high school level for Newman Smith, Irving, and Denton High Schools. In the summers, Rose coached the Coppell Copperheads of the Texas Collegiate League from 2008-2010. He served 2 years as the assistant coach of the Copperheads and helped guide them to the winning their 3rd title in 6 years last August. In the summer of 2010 he served as the head coach of the Copperheads.

Barry is a native of Coppell, TX, where he played 4 years under Coach Dave Curliss from 1989-1992. Following high school, Coach Rose played baseball at Lon Morris Junior College in Jacksonville, TX. After playing there he graduated from the University of North Texas ('97) in Denton.

Coach Rose has been married to his beautiful wife Jessi for 11 years and has 2 sons, Barrett (9) and Mac (7). They have lived in Flower Mound for the past 10 years.


Varsity Assistant:  TJ Renshaw

JV Coach: Chris Cox

Freshman: Blake Reedy