Mike Burkhouse

Coach Mike grew up in the North Carroll area. He started coaching baseball in 1997, later coaching several years of soccer. He began coaching 8U softball in 2013, first as an Assistant, then as the Head Coach in 2014. He later assisted several years in 10U and 12U until becoming Head Coach in 2017. He is currently the 16U B tournament team Head Coach.

            Each year, along with other Hot Shots coaches, Mike attends seminars hosted by NCAA college softball coaches in an effort to enhance his coaching skills and remain progressive as the game of softball evolves.

            Mike strongly believes the players benefit from playing teams located in different areas of the Mid-Atlantic region. They are currently registered in USSSA MD/DE, USSSA PA, NSA, PONY and USA Softball.

Some of his achievements as Head Coach are:

  • 2014 - Mason Dixon Champions

  • 2018 - CML Early Bird 2nd Place

  • 2018 - CML Fall Tournament 2nd Place

  • 2019 - Hot Shots Spring Tournament Champions

  • 2019 - USSSA May Challenge 3rd Place

  • 2019 - USSSA Tug of War Champions

  • 2019 - USSSA July Sizzler 2nd Place

  • 2019 - Hot Shots Fall Classic 2nd Place

  • 2019 - Holiday Bash 2nd Place

Hot Shots Mission:

To instruct and educate players in the skills required to participate at the recreational, travel, high school and college levels of play, while assisting players to improve their skills and knowledge of the game.


To provide guidance and support, both on and off the field.


To encourage sportsmanship and develop character, leadership, and a positive attitude.

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