Raydon Leaton - Head Coach
Coach Raydon Leaton began the NOC Enid Jets baseball program in 2001. Since that time, Leaton has guided his teams to 3 Bi-State Conference Championships, 3 Region II Championships, 2 District Championships, and 2 World Series appearances including a third-place finish at the 2002 World Series. The Jets have been ranked nationally in 14 of the first 15 years of the program, including 4 times in the top 5. The Jets won their 400th game in 2012 and are 21 wins away from 500. Leaton was also the Region II and District Coach of the Year in 2002, 2004 and 2014. Two pitchers from the 2006 squad were taken in the Major League Draft.
Success has followed Leaton from his playing days to his coaching career. In 1984 he tossed a 4-hit shutout for the State Champions from Tulsa Memorial in the first round of the 6A High School State Tournament. As a freshman at Connors State College, Leaton was a member of the Region II Champions and posted the team’s only win in the District Tournament in St. Louis.
Leaton began his coaching career as a student at Oklahoma State University. In his first head coaching duty with the Stillwater American Legion AA, the team finished third in the Legion World Series in New Ulm, Minnesota.
In his eight years as head baseball coach for Perry High School, Leaton’s teams won seven District Championships, two Regional Championships and made two state Tournament appearances. He compiled a record of 177-87 with two teams ranked #1 in the regular season.
In 1995 and 1996 Leaton was the pitching coach for the University of Indianapolis. He helped turn a 19-35 record into a 35-15 record and a playoff berth after one year.
Leaton holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Oklahoma State University and a Master of Science degree in Business Applications from the University of Central Oklahoma.
He served as the NOC Enid Jets Athletic Director from 2002-2013.
He and his wife, Stacie, live in Enid.
Scott Mansfield - Assistant Coach
Scott Mansfield enters his sixth season as assistant coach/pitching coach with the Jets. The Jets pitching staff has led or been at the top of the OCAC in ERA and runs allowed and strikeouts during his tenure as pitching coach.
Prior to arriving in Enid, Mansfield spent his summer as assistant coach/pitching coach for the Melville Millionaires baseball team in Melville, Saskatchewan, Canada in the Western Major Baseball League. There, he helped lead the team to a postseason appearance and finishing fourth in the league. While in Canada, the pitching staff was third in the league in total pitching.
Mansfield started his collegiate coaching career while serving one year as an assistant coach/pitching coach at Hill College in Hillsboro, Texas. He graduated from Wayland Baptist University in May 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Studies. While at Wayland, Mansfield was a three-year lettermen playing for Coach Brad Bass. In 2006, he won the team MVP award. Prior to WBU, Mansfield attended North Lake College where he played for Coach Steve Cummings for one season. Two of Mansfield's former pitcher have been selected in the MLB draft and numerous pitchers have continued their careers at NCAA universities.
Mansfield, is a native of The Colony, Texas, and is working on his Master's degree in Sports Administration at East Central University in Ada. He and his wife Megan currently reside in Enid.