Meet New Baseball Coach John Yurkow!

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PHILADELPHIA - It has been a busy couple of weeks for John Yurkow, who was recently promoted from assistant baseball coach at Penn to the position of the W. Joseph Blood Head Coach of Baseball. He was on the road recruiting at the time of his appointment.

Coach Yurkow was back in Philadelphia on July 12, and the Penn Sports Network was able to catch up with him to congratulate him on the promotion and talk about the state of the program through his eyes. Catch the video at the top of this release!

In addition, Coach Yurkow spent a few minutes with Matt Leon from KYW Radio (1060 AM) here in Philadelphia. Click here to listen to that interview and read Matt's story.