Arkansas Baseball pitching coach Wes Johnson has accepted a position within Major League Baseball. Below is a statement from Arkansas head coach Dave Van Horn about Johnson.
Dave Van Horn Statement on Wes Johnson
“I can’t say enough about the amazing job Wes has done for our program over the last two years. I knew Wes was the right fit for our program when I hired him and he brought his passion for the game and for the Razorbacks every single day.
“Wes’ energy and tireless work ethic was infectious from our players to our staff. I know he had a positive impact on everyone he worked with and every aspect of our program.
“I’m excited for him, personally and professionally, and I know this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for him. I couldn’t be more happy for Wes and his family as they embark on this new journey.”