Eddie Crupper

02-eddie CrupperCoach Crupper will begin his second season as the new Varsity Assistant Coach.  Coach Crupper is re-entering the world of high school baseball after a three-year hiatus.  Coach Crupper came to Olathe Northwest in the fall of 2011 from Neosho, Missouri, where he was the head coach of the Neosho Wildcats for 8 years.  Inheriting a team that had won 8 total games in its past three years, Crupper led the Wildcats to 6 straight 2nd place conference finishes, competing in the Central Ozarks Conference.  His tenure was highlighted by back-to-back legion district championships in 2006 and 2007.  Before Neosho, Crupper assisted programs at Lee’s Summit High School and Joplin High School, where he worked under Missouri Hall of Fame coach, Joe Ketchum.

Coach Crupper is the special teams coordinator for the ONW football team and teaches math at ONW.  He has been married to his wife Jill for 20 years. He has two kids Easton and Hannah.