Return to the SU staff in the spring of 2019 is former local standout Jacob Mays.
Mays, who played his prep ball at Loudoun Valley H.S. and collegiately at both Frederick (Md.) CC and Concord (W. Va.) University, joined the staff in the fall of 2014 as a part-time assistant.
At Frederick, he helped the squad to the JuCo World Series before earning two WVIAC titles during his time at Concord.
Mays was also a two-time All-WVIAC pick.
In addition to his collegiate experience, Mays played summer league baseball with both the Winchester Royals and the Front Royal Cardinals in the Valley League. In the summer of 2018, Mays served as the Royals manager.
Mays is involved in all aspects of the program and coaches first base for the Hornets.