Scott Niemiec enters the 2019 season in his first year as an assistant coach for the Alma College Baseball team.
Niemiec worked as an assistant for Head Coach Jason Crain at Plymouth High School for the last five years. Niemiec was part of a staff that won four straight Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) District Championships from 2015 to 2018, two Kensington Lakes Activities Association (KLAA) Division Championships and one KLAA Conference Championship in 2018.
A 1996 grad of the University of Michigan, Niemiec was a catcher for the Wolverines and named Team Offensive Player of the Year in 1994 and Team Defensive Player of the Year in 1995. He was a minor draftee of the New York Mets.
Niemiec went to Salem High School where he was part of the 1991 State Championship team. That year he was All-State and played in the High School All Star Game.
Niemiec and his wife Mandy have two children: Ally (18) and Brayden (15).