Chris Tilton enters his first season as the pitching coach for the Colby College baseball team in the 2019 season.
Tilton was most recently the head baseball coach at Coe-Brown Northwood Academy in New Hampshire since September 2017. He also has collegiate and summer baseball coaching experience.
" I am thrilled to have Coach Tilton join us as our new pitching coach. He will have an immediate impact on our pitching staff," Colby head coach Jesse Woods said. "His ability to develop pitchers, using new technology, analytical data, and combining traditional methods will aid each one of our pitchers to achieve their personal best."
Tilton was the pitching coach at Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina for the 2017 season. He also has worked as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Assumption College (2016) and Saint Michael's College (2015).
In the summer of 2018, Tilton was the manager for the Norsemen of the Greater Northeast Collegiate Baseball League (GNCBL). The team included two Colby players and won the league championship.
Tilton also was a manager for the Seacoast Mavericks of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL) in the summer of 2015. He was the pitching coach for the North Shore Navigators of the FCBL in 2014.
Tilton earned his bachelor's degree in sport management from Southern New Hampshire University in May 2014.