Josh Bennefield is in his third season as an assistant baseball coach with the Hawks. A former Huntingdon player, Bennefield works primarily with infielders and hitters.
Before joining the Huntingdon staff, Bennefield spent one season as an assistant coach at Pinson Valley High School and was part of the Indians' run to the Class 5A quarterfinals in 2012.
A 2011 Huntingdon graduate with a B.A. in Elementary Education, Bennefield was a two-time all-conference selection. The Hawks reached the Great South Athletic Conference finals during his junior and senior seasons.
Before transferring to Huntingdon, Bennefield played two seasons at Bevill State in Sumiton, Ala.