Sam Carel

  • Head Coach


Sam Carel returns to Morehead City where he led the Marlins in 2014.

Sam is currently the head coach at St. Mary’s High School located in St. Louis, Missouri. Previously, Carel was the head baseball coach for Northwestern Oklahoma State University, an NCAA Division II school, from 2014 – 2017. During his tenure at Northwestern Oklahoma State, the team established a new single-season record for wins in the Great American Conference.

Prior to coaching at Northwestern Oklahoma State, Carel was the head coach at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri from 2006 through 2014. While at Jefferson, the baseball team made two appearances at the NJCAA Division I JUCO World Series. Additionally, fifteen of his players at Jefferson were selected in the Major League Baseball draft. Carel also served as an assistant coach at Missouri State University, located in Springfield, Missouri, where his team qualified for the Division 1 College World Series in Omaha.