Coaching Staff / 2016-2017
Team: Boys Varsity Baseball
Position: Head Coach
Jason Combs is in his 6th year of leading the Hawks baseball team, and 12th year coaching high school baseball overall. He is a 2001 graduate of Decatur Central High School and 2005 graduate of Butler University. Coach Combs earned 8 varsity letters in football, basketball, and baseball while at DCHS. He was part of the 2000 baseball team that won conference, sectional, and Marion County championships. He earned all-conference, all county, and Indianapolis Star Super Team awards in baseball while playing centerfield and pitching for IHSBCA Hall of Fame member Coach Webster.
After high school, he played 4 years of Div.I baseball for the Butler Bulldogs and earned a degree in secondary education. He began coaching at Westfield HS where he served as JV Head Coach (3 seasons) and Varsity Assistant (2 seasons). During his stint at Westfield, Coach Combs was a part of the 2009 4A State Runner-Up team and coached current Major League Catcher Kevin Plawecki. He came back to Decatur Central in 2011 and was the varsity assistant during Coach Webster’s final year at DCHS. Coach Combs has also worked with Under Armor Factory Athletics for the past 6 years hosting and working several Baseball Factory Events.
He currently teaches Social Studies at DCHS and resides in Decatur Township with his wife Jamie and daughters Amelia and Josie.