All-American Pitcher at Bethany College, inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame at Bethany College in 1995-96. Currently serves as the Athletic Director at Lakeland High School. Over the years, Dennis has also coached Football and Basketball for Lakeland High School at the varsity level. As Head Baseball coach for the past 40 years, Dennis Robinson has earned the ABCA National coach of the year award, NY State coach of the year award, B.C.A. National Coach of the Year, & NY Daily News Coach of the Year. Dennis has been rewarded the Conference Coach of the year 15 times. Dennis is also the former president of the Section One Coaches Association.
Collegiate player at Springfield College. Currently serves as a Physical Education Teacher in the Lakeland Central School District. Mike Robinson was a recipient of the Partner in Education Award from the Lakeland Central School District, the most distinguished award in Lakeland Central School District. Over the years Coach Mike was also the former Head Coach for Lakeland Varsity Football and Lakeland Varsity Basketball. Mike coached the Varsity Girls Basketball team at Walter Panas High School. Coach Mike has been the co-Head Baseball Coach at Lakeland for 35 years. He is mainly responsible for Infield and Hitting and acts as the 3B Coach for the Hornets of Lakeland High School. As the co-Head coach for Lakeland Varsity Baseball, he has received the National Baseball Coaches Association Coach of the year award, and the NY State Coaches Award.
Lakeland Baseball since 1971
- 618 wins
- 40 Section One playoff appearances
- 15 Section One championship appearances
- Ranked in NY state 30 times
- Over 3 million dollars in baseball scholarships to 71 different colleges
- 9 former players have signed pro contracts
Lakeland Baseball since 2000
*Our Animated Athlete and Advanced player for the 3R Baseball Mechanics lessons, Dennis Robinson, was an All-American Pitcher at Jacksonville University, and played professional baseball in the Baltimore Orioles organization. Dennis is currently the Head coach at Parker High School in Jacksonville, FL.*