Jack Fitzgerald enters his second year as an assistant baseball coach at Kirkwood and serves as the infield coach and hitting coach. Fitzgerald also serves as the baseball team’s Strength and Conditioning coach. Prior to being hired by Coach Rima, Fitzgerald played middle infield at Creighton University before transferring to Kirkwood. After his time at Kirkwood, Fitzgerald played his final two seasons at Houston Baptist University.
Fitzgerald is a native of Mason City, Iowa. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology and is currently pursuing a Masters in Exercise Science. He also plans to obtain his CSCS for strength and conditioning. He is the son of John and Shelley Fitzgerald and has two younger brothers - Ben, who plays at Louisiana Lafayette, and Josh who currently plays for Kirkwood.