Head Varsity Coach Jason Schneider
Coach Schneider grew up in Fenton; attending Stanton Elementary, Rockwood South Middle, and finally Rockwood Summit, where he was part of the first graduating class in 1996. In High School he was a three sport athlete (football, hockey, and baseball) and enjoyed a senior campaign that included being a captain of the football team, a trip to the quarterfinals in football, captain of the hockey team, a Wickenheiser Cup championship in hockey, a captain of the baseball team, and helped lead the baseball team to an 18-4 mark before losing to eventual state champion Parkway West in the district championship game. He received 2nd team All-State honors in football, MVP and scoring leader in hockey, as well as being selected to the All-Conference team and being named Conference Player of Year for baseball.
Coach Schneider attended McKendree University to play football and baseball. When his baseball career was cut short from arm injuries his Freshmen year he continued on and finished up playing four years of collegiate football. He graduated in 2000 with a teaching degree in Social Science and Secondary Education.
2018 marks his 18th year of coaching varsity baseball at Rockwood Summit. He is the fourth head coach at Summit since the opening of the school in 1993. In fact, there has only been four years that he has not directly been a part of the baseball program’s 26 year history. In his first four years as head coach he has amassed a record of 79-37-1 and won one conference championship (2017) as well as one district championship (2017).
Coach Schneider resides in Fenton with his wife Christine and three kids, Tessa (16), Owen (14), and Wyatt (11). He and his wife stay busy with their kids athletics, as they are involved in volleyball, soccer, hockey, and baseball. He currently teaches P.E., Strength Training, and Driver Education at Marquette High School. In the Fall, he coaches the running backs for the football team at Rockwood Summit.
Assistant Coach John Bunyard
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Assistant Coach Dave Schroll
Coach Schroll grew up in south county; attending Lindbergh High School. In High School, coach Schroll played basketball and baseball. Coach Schroll attend the University of Missouri at St. Louis where he played baseball and basketball. Dave was part of the 1992 Division II College World Series team at UMSL. Coach Schroll received a bachelor's degree in biology and secondary education. Prior to Summit, coach Schroll taught science and coached at McCluer High School, and Lindbergh High School. Dave eventually earned his master's of education in secondary counseling and is currently a counselor with Summit. Coach has two daughters, Claire (18) and Ella (11). In his free time he enjoys making fun of his kids, reading and trying to stay fit.
Head JV Coach - Chad Jones
Coach Jones is another guy on the coaching staff that is an alumni of Rockwood Summit. After graduating in 1999 he continued his education at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Coach Jones began coaching baseball at Summit in 2007 and is currently the head Junior Varsity coach and pitching coordinator for the entire Falcon program. In the fall, Jones has been the varsity assistant coach since 2012. Jones is married to Susan and they have two kids, Allison (5 years old) and Evan (3 years old). In his free time, Coach Jones really enjoys shopping with his wife and kids at Pottery Barn and Toys R Us. A fun fact about Coach Jones is that he tried making a run at professional gaming via Call of Duty after college, but it was short lived after a right index finger accident in late 2005.
Freshman Head Coach - Cie Arell
Coach Arell resides in Wildwood, MO and in his free time he enjoys working out, playing sports, video games, and anything that involves the outdoors.