NVCL Leadership Team
Mark "Pudge" Gjormand
Head Coach Mark “Pudge” Gjormand finished his 26th season at the helm of the James Madison High School baseball program in May 2020, and his 34th season coaching high school baseball. Under Gjormand, the Warhawks have won 14 Liberty Conference and 1 Concorde Conference Championships in the past 19 years. In 2018 Gjormand was named Conference Coach of the year for the 7th time and Region 6 Coach of the year for the 4th time. Gjormand's many other honors include Home Plate Club’s high school coach of the year, the National Baseball Coaches Association (BCA) East Coast coach of the year, and a finalist for the BCA’s national coach of the year award.
During the offseason, Gjormand concentrates his efforts on Directing the MVP Baseball School located in Reston, Va. as well as MVP International Athletics; Sending athletes from across America overseas to compete and see the world through athletics.
Gjormand became a proud member of the BCA in 2002; He became the mid-atlantic district representative in 2004; In 2008 he was nominated to the executive committee, serving his one year term as President in 2010-2011. He is currently serving on the National Ranking Committee and 2017 was his 5th time speaking at the National Conference. Gjormand will be inducted into the BCA Hall of Fame in December of 2020.
- Youth Baseball Chair- ABCA
- Travel Baseball Committee Member- ABCA
- Founder/H Coach- Legion Cville Post 1995 (1996)
- Baseball Academy- Mid-Atlantic / NVBA / VBC
- Cincinnati Reds Baseball Academy (MVBA)
- Former Associate Scout- Cincinnati Reds
- Major League Baseball International Coach- Italy
- Kyle's Kamp (pediatric cancer research $- CNMC)
- Westfield HS Head Baseball Coach- 2014 - Present
- Washington Post All Met Coach of Year- '19
- ABCA Region 5 Coach of Year
- ABCA Finalist for National Coach of the Year
- Chairman- Fairfax County Baseball Council
- NVTBL Executive Director
- VBCA Committee NOVA
- USA Baseball Alliance Chairman
The 2020 season was Scott Rowland’s third season as the head coach of the Centreville High School Wildcats.
Prior to coaching at Centreville High School, Coach Rowland held head coaching positions at Oakton High School, South Lakes High School and Flint Hill High School. During his tenure, the Centreville HS, Oakton HS and South Lakes HS baseball programs advanced to the Virginia State Tournament, with the 2000 Cougar team winning the AAA State Championship.
Coach Rowland is a graduate of Falls Church High School. He received his A.A. degree from Northwest Mississippi Junior College and his B.S. degree from George Washington University. Coach Rowland spent 31 years as a teacher in Fairfax County before retiring after the 2016 school year.
Sam Gjormand- Lead Intern
Sam is a rising senior at James Madison University where she studies Sport and Recreation Management. She is also heading into her 4th year as a student manager of the Dukes' Varsity Baseball team.
Sam has served as the Administrative Manager and a Support Representative for MVP International Athletics for four years, sending youth sports teams all around the world. In February of 2020,
Sam accepted an internship position with the Wareham Gateman of the Cape Cod Summer Baseball League as their GM assistant and the MLB Scout Liaison. She will be a part of the Gateman organization in Summer of 2021, but is excited about the Inaugural Season of the NVCL!
Maddie Hahne- Intern
Maddie is a rising junior at George Mason University where she is studying to be a Child Life Specialist. She volunteers at Children's National Medical Center in Washington D.C. Maddie hopes to specialize in working with pediatric cancer patients and their families.
She loves the St. Louis Cardinals and baseball in general. Her favorite player is Yadi Molina and rarely missed a Cardinals game on TV.
Maddie will be working with our intern team on game coverage, special events and more.