Nat Puryear joined Hood College’s baseball coaching staff in September 2017.
Puryear was a member of the Hood College baseball team from Fall 2014 to Spring 2016 during the first two years of the program's existence. He batted .299 in his career, including nine RBIs and three doubles. He excelled as a pinch hitter, batting .333 in 15 at-bats.
He earned his bachelor's degree in business administration with a concentration in human resources management and a minor in psychology from Hood College in 2016.