Legacy hires new baseball coach

Legacy Christian Academy recently announced the addition of Paul Mork to its athletic staff as head baseball coach.

“We are excited to welcome Coach Paul Mork to the Legacy Community as our new head baseball coach. Coach Mork, who was inducted into the Minnesota High School Coaching Hall of Fame in 2002, has been coaching many different sports for 54 years, including baseball, basketball, cross country and football,” said Legacy Athletic Director JP Lindgren.

Mork is passionate about baseball and instilling values in the young people he coaches so they go on to lead productive and healthy lives in the home and workplace.

Mork was recently named the 2012 Power of Influence Award winner by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association and is now also up for a national award.

Mork said, “I am honored to join the Legacy Christian Academy community as part of the great game of baseball. I look forward to working with the young men of Legacy and their families.”

And the athletic director expressed his expectations for the future with Mork.

“We are so looking forward to continuing the Legacy laid by so many other great baseball coaches here at Legacy and Meadow Creek,” Lindgren said.