CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Big news on the high school baseball front tonight as Carroll Tigers' head coach Mike Leal has stepped down from his position. Tuloso-Midway's David Marsello is taking over as Carroll's next head baseball coach. Leal is resigning from his position after five years as the tigers' head coach.

Leal says it's to spend more time with his family including his daughter Linzee who's a junior on the softball and volleyball teams.

Leal will continue to coach at Carroll as a football assistant and in another undefined sport.

Marsello takes over the tigers' program after spending the last 10 years with the Warriors, five as head coach.