Eric brings over 24 years of experience in designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for athletes of various sports for high schools, colleges and professional players.


High School Career

  • Ringgold High School, 1978-1982

  • Three Sport Athlete (Football, Basketball and Baseball)


College Career

  • Southern Polytechnic State University,1982-1986

  • Full Scholarship, Baseball


Professional Baseball Career

  • Atlanta Braves, 1986-1989

  • Drafted in the 20th round


Professional Career

  • Industrial Engineer,1989-1991

  • Southern Polytechnic State University, Baseball Coach, Responsible for Strength Programs for the Baseball and Tennis Teams, 1991-2001

  • Pinnacle Athletics, Owner of Sports Performance Facility working with athletes of various sports, Speaking at conferences, Designing and Implementing sport specific strength programs at colleges and high schools including KSU, Murphy NC High School, SPSU, Carson Newman Baseball, Newnan High School, Dalton High School, Ringgold High School, 2001 to Present



Collegiate and Professional clients playing or have played at Georgia, Duke, Virginia, Austin Peay, Tennessee Tech, Northwestern, Georgia Southern, Georgia Tech, Albany University, SCAD, Tennessee, Kennesaw State, Southern Polytechnic, New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars, New York Mets, Kansas City Royals, Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers. 



  • Certified Trainer

  • Member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association



Married to Rebecca and father to son Trace and daughter Justus 

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