Trabuco Hills High School

Trabuco Hills High School


Trabuco Hills Baseball

Head Coach: Michael Burns

baseball coach

Education: Coach Burns was raised in Huntington Beach. He graduated in 1989 from Ocean View High School where he was an All League Selection.

Coach Burns completed his under-grad work and AA at Orange Coast College where he was an All Conference Selection and was the Orange Empire Conference Batting Champion with an average of .485.

He moved on to Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho and graduated with a BS in Business Management in 1993. He played ball there and was on the 1992 National Championship team and was on the All NAIA World Series Tournament Team, winning 3 game winning RBI awards in the Series.

He obtained his secondary teaching certification and Spanish Minor in 1995.

Coaching Experience

  • 3 Years Varsity Assistant at Clarkston and Asotin High School in Washington
  • 2 Years JV & Varsity Head Coach(Summer), Ocean View High School (1998 CIF Champions)
  • 2 Years Catching Instructor – Mark Cresse School of Baseball
  • 6 Years Assistant Head Coach / Pitching Coach, Trabuco Hills High School
  • 3 Years as Head Coach at Beckman High School
  • 14 Years Head Coach at Trabuco Hills.
    • 2 league championships
    • CIF playoffs 11 out of 14 years
    • 2 semifinals
  •  18 total CIF appearances in career (1 CIF Championship, 4 Semi-finals and 3 Quarter-finals)

Personal Coach Burns teaches Business and Spanish at Trabuco Hills.

Coach Burns, his wife, Annette, and sons, Dusty and Jack, live in San Clemente.

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