Apache Baseball Coaches

Head Coach

Todd Inglehart

Profile Details

Position: Head Men’s Baseball Coach
Alma Mater: University of Wyoming
Graduation Year: 1990
Phone: 520.417.4111
Email: inglehart@cochise.edu

Todd Inglehart is in his 19th season as head baseball coach at Cochise College. Since 2004 the Apaches have averaged nearly 40 wins per year and have reached the postseason 12 times. He became the all-time win’s leader in Cochise history back in 2006 and achieved his 600th win back in 2016. Last year the Apaches won the ACCAC Championship. This would be the 3rd time Coach Inglehart has helped lead the Apaches to this feat. During the 2017 campaign, the Apaches were ranked as high as 6th in the country marking the 5th straight year Cochise has been ranked in the top 15 and in 4 of those 5 the Apaches have been ranked in the top 10. Over the last 13 years, Cochise has been ranked in the top 15 nine of those years. In 2016 Cochise appeared in the Region 1 Championship series. It was the fourth consecutive appearance in the Region Championship. The 2015 season saw the Apaches win the ACCAC championship. In 2014 the Apaches became the first school ever to win back to back Western District titles. The 2013 season was the most successful in school history finishing a school record 52-19, a 3rd place finish at the NJCAA College World Series and ranked #2 in the nation by Perfect Game and #4 by NJCAA. In 2013 the Apaches were also Region 1 Champions and Western District Champions. In the 2010 season, the Apaches advanced to the postseason for the 6th time in 7 years, the only program to do so in that time. In 2007 Inglehart led the Apaches to the ACCAC Championship and their third Regional Championship appearance in four years. The Apaches finished the season 43-18 ranked 7th in the country reaching as high as 2nd. In 2005, Cochise won, then a school record 45 games and a Region 1 Championship appearance and finished #16 in the nation. In 2004 the Apaches won 39 games and went to their first Regional Championship in 12 years.
During Inglehart’s tenure at Cochise, the Apaches have had six NJCAA All-Americans. Over 150 student-athletes have moved on to 4-year schools with over 75 of those reaching the Division 1 level.
Inglehart has received ACCAC Coach of the Year honors 4 times in 2004, 2007, 2013 and 2017. Western District Coach of the Year in 2013 and 2014 as well as ABCA Regional Coach of the Year in 2013 and 2014.
Inglehart came to Cochise College from Yavapai College in Prescott, AZ, where he spent three years as the assistant. In those three years, Yavapai went 116-52, won two conference championships, produced three All-Americans, and finished each of the last two regular seasons ranked in the top 10 nationally.
Prior to his tenure at Yavapai, Inglehart served as the assistant baseball coach at University of Wyoming from 1992 to 1996. At Wyoming, he was the recruiting coordinator, hitting and infield coach. During his tenure, the Cowboys were one of the most prolific hitting teams in the country, finishing in the top 10 in batting average in 1992 and 1994. They led the nation in hitting (.363) during 1996.
Inglehart is a native of Mission Viejo, CA, where he attended El Toro High School. From there he moved on to Saddleback College while playing in the Orange Empire Conference. After receiving his associate of arts degree, Inglehart transferred to the University of Wyoming, where he competed in the Western Athletic Conference under then-head coach Bill Kinneberg. Upon graduating from UW in 1990, he earned his master’s degree in exercise science in 1992.
Todd and his wife Laurie have two children, Tyler (23) and Makenna (11) reside in Sierra Vista, AZ.

Assistant Coach

Markus Kalber

Profile Details

Position: Assistant Baseball Coach
Alma Mater: Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne
Graduation Year: 2013
Phone: 520.417.4704
Email: kalberm@cochise.edu

Markus Kalber enters his second season as an Assistant Coach with Cochise College. Last season Kalber helped the Apaches win the 2017 ACCAC championship. Prior to Cochise College Kalber coached one year at Saint Anselm College, a Division II institution in Manchester, New Hampshire. Prior to Saint Anselm, he coached two years at Chandler High School in Chandler, AZ. His collegiate career includes playing two years at Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2013. He played for Coach Inglehart at Cochise College where he graduated with an Associate of General Studies degree in 2011.

Assistant Coach

Jason Kalber

Profile Details

Position: Assistant Baseball Coach
Alma Mater: Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne
Graduation Year: 2013
Phone: 520.417.4704
Email: kalberj@cochise.edu

Jason Kalber enters his second season as an Assistant Coach with Cochise College. Last season Kalber helped the Apaches win the 2017 ACCAC regular season championship. Prior to Cochise College Kalber coached one year at Saint Anselm College, a Division II institution in Manchester, New Hampshire. Prior to Saint Anselm, he coached two years at Chandler High School in Chandler, AZ. His collegiate career includes playing two years at Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in General Studies in 2013. He played for Coach Inglehart at Cochise College where he graduated with an Associate of General Studies degree in 2011.

Assistant Coach

Austin Nelson

Profile Details

Position: Assistant Baseball Coach
Alma Mater: University of Nevada Las Vegas
Graduation Year: 2017
Phone: 520.417.4704
Email: nelsona@cochise.edu

Austin Nelson enters his first season as an Assistant Coach with Cochise College. Nelson returns to the Apaches after graduating from the University of Nevada Las Vegas with a degree in Urban Affairs. He played for Coach Inglehart at Cochise College in 2013 and 2014 where he helped lead his team to consecutive NJCAA World Series appearances. In the 2014 season Nelson was recognized as a Second Team All-Region INF. Nelson graduated from Cochise College with an Associate of General Studies degree in 2014.