Jose Dore enters his first season coaching the Scorpions High School Division, although he has been associated with the Scorpions for numerous years as both a former player and youth division coach. Jose is a 2010 Graduate of The First Academy in Orlando, FL. A member of the Scorpions high school teams in 2008 and 2009, Jose was chosen to represent USA Baseball on the 16U National Team. Drafted in the 8th round by the San Diego Padres in 2010, Jose decided to forgo his college scholarship at Florida State University and signed to play professionally. After 6 years and numerous injuries, Jose retired from professional baseball in 2016. Since that time, Jose has transferred his passion for the game to coaching and instructing while working to finish his college degree at UCF.