A former BSU pitching standout, Josh White joined the Bears' baseball staff in 2011 and serves as the team's pitching coach.
A 2008 graduate of Bridgewater State with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education, White appeared in 42 games and made 28 starts on the mound for the Bears from 2002 to 2006. He posted a record of 19-9 with ten complete games and three saves while recording a 4.21 earned run average and striking out 203 batters in 192.1 innings of work.
White, who hails from Brockton, Massachusetts, is one of only two pitchers in Bridgewater State baseball history to strikeout over 200 batters. 2009 BSU Athletics Hall of Fame inductee Kevin Cadres fanned 257 batters from 1998 to 2001.
Along with ranking second in career strikeouts, White is also fourth in wins, and his 69 strikeouts in 2004 is tied for fourth in the Bears’ baseball record book. He was a two-time MASCAC All-Conference selection, garnering first team accolades in 2004 and second team honors in 2006.
Prior to joining the BSU baseball coaching staff, White served as the pitching coach at Curry College in 2010 and 2011. He also was an assistant coach for the Brockton Legion baseball team in 2005 and 2006, and was the Director of Operations at Extra Innings in West Bridgewater from 2004 to 2010.
White presently resides in East Bridgewater and works at Caton Connector in Kingston.