Matthew Perry - Varsity Head Coach
  • Position Head Coach
  • Hometown Latrobe, PA
  • High School Greater Latrobe
  • College Alleghany
Matthew Perry - Varsity Head Coach
 
 
  • Position Head Coach
  • Hometown Latrobe, PA
  • High School Greater Latrobe
  • College Alleghany

Coaching Bio

Coach Perry returns to Wellsboro after coaching at rival North Penn-Mansfield for the past seven seasons. Coach Perry is a 1992 graduate of Latrobe High School. He then attended Allegheny College in Meadville. After graduation, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs organization. He played minor league baseball in Elmira, Johnstown, and Albany before returning to school to earn his teaching certification.

While attending Mansfield University, he coached at Mansfield University, as well as in Youngstown, Ohio in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League. He eventually began teaching in Corning, NY. After five years of teaching in Corning, Coach Perry secured a teaching position at Rock L. Butler Middle
School. He then coached the Wellsboro baseball team for three seasons. His team was a runner-up to a district champion and finished with an area best record of 18-2 during his last season.

After three seasons, Coach Perry began coaching at North Penn-Mansfield winning a district title in 2016. He returns to Wellsboro for the 2019 season.

Coach Perry is currently a 5th grade teacher at Rock L. Butler Middle School. He lives in Mansfield with his wife Sarah, and their daughter Piper.