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Jason Smajda brings over 20 years of teaching and coaching experience to the program. He began his career at Blue Valley North in 1996 and has been assisting with the program ever since. In addition to baseball, Jason has coached other sports at BVN and sponsored different activities within the school. This spring Coach Smajda will once again be the varsity assistant for the Mustangs.
Coach Smajda grew up in the St. Louis area playing a variety of sports before moving to Kansas City in 1986. He is a graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School where he was a member of the baseball team, playing for SMNW Hall of Fame Coach Rich Kuzydym.
Jason is happily married to his wife Michelle and has two children, Aidan (17) and Ellie (15). Every moment of coach’s life is filled by one of his passions: family, baseball, music and U.S. History.