Joey Dearing begins his third season as an assistant coach for Texas Lutheran University Baseball. His first season with TLU Baseball was the 2018 season. He joined TLU Athletics full-time as the assistant director of sports information and sports information in February 2019.
Dearing was a part of the TLU coaching staff in 2018 as the Bulldogs advanced to the NCAA Division III Baseball Championship (DIII World Series) in Appleton, Wis.
The Bulldogs won the 2018 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship and the 2018 NCAA DIII Spokane, Wash. Regional Championship.
In 2019, TLU Baseball won the SCAC Regular Season Co-Championship and advanced to its second straight NCAA Baseball Championship regional tournament round.
Dearing is a graduate of Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. He played baseball for the Cowboys.
Dearing is the brother of former TLU Football stand-out linebacker Jake Dearing.