Byrd joined the Pirates staff in 2010. He
attended Southeastern Oklahoma State
University. While in high school, Byrd
earned four letters each in baseball and
football and played baseball at the
collegiate level. Coach Byrd and his
wife, Nance, have twin daughters Emily and
Amy. Go Pirates! AHMO!!
Coach Rich Frei is entering his 7th
year at Wylie High School and his 11th
year of coaching over all. He coaches
catchers and is the JV Black head coach.
He teaches Anatomy and Physiology and enjoys
all of the opportunities that Wylie has to
offer. Coach Frei and his wife, Laura,
live in Wylie with their three children, Michael(5), Joseph(3)
and baby Anna.
Coach Russell Campbell is entering his 5th
season of coaching and 1st at Wylie
High School. Coach Campbell was
raised in Sachse and attended Sachse
High School where he lettered in
baseball. Coach Campbell graduated
in 2010 from Eastern New Mexico
University with a B.A. in History.
He also lettered on the baseball team as
a pitcher. Coaching stops before
Wylie include Cooper and Ferris High
Schools. Coach Campbell now lives
in Garland with his wife Mikala and