Roy Tippett is the owner and operator of Tippett Baseball LLC and has been providing personal and professional instruction for over a decade. Roy is the former Head Coach at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park where he led the Highlanders to four winning seasons (2003-2007) and an NJCAA DII World Series appearance in 2006. He was the Region XVI Coach of the Year 2003-2006 and the Central District Coach of the Year in 2006. Roy is also a coach at Clayton High School in Clayton, MO.
As a player Tippett was the Southwestern Conference Player of the Year as a Senior at Belleville West High School in 1993. He was a starting DI pitcher for the Saint Louis University Billikens in Conference USA (1995-1998). Tippett also pitched for the Gateway Grizzlies and River City Rascals of the Independent Frontier League in 2001.
Roy is married to Lissie Tippett and they are the proud parents of Bobby Tippett born in April 2011.
Baseball Coaching: Myths, Mistakes, and Misunderstandings provides youth baseball coaches and parents with a quick reference to proper baseball hitting and pitching mechanics. It serves to dispel some of the old cliches of baseball instruction that are overused and just plain wrong. It also provides the proper mechanics and full explanation that is necessary to see real skill development.