Coach Schaefers is a former player and now current Assistant Baseball Coach for Hope College. His 15 years of experience behind the dish (coached by a former member of the Houston Astros pitching staff alongside Nolan Ryan) allows him to provide great pitching instruction too. Devin has received several MIAA awards and accolades in his career, including 1st Team MIAA All-Conference member. Making only 5 errors in 281 total chances during his time in college.
Ryan is a former power hitting 1st Baseman/Catcher who played his collegiate career at Grand Valley State University where he earned multiple All-GLIAC and All-Regional awards while hitting .370 over his college career. Ryan works with hitting training, infielding and catching work. He relates well with players of all ages, and has years of coaching experience!
Joe Huesing is a former pitcher from Grand Valley State University where he succeeded as a crafty right handed pitcher who filled up the strike zone with three great pitches. He decided on the pitching route late during his senior year despite being a successful hitter throughout his career. Joe has a ton of experience and success coaching ball players of all ages, and he specializes in pitching and hitting instruction.
Matt is a former pitcher at Hope College where he played under Stu Fritz and honed his pitching skills. Matt spent the past several years working as an Athletic Director and pitching trainer in the Indianapolis area. He has trained several players that are now competing at the collegiate level. Matt is the Lead Pitching Instructor for BC; but he also does hitting and defensive training with players of all ages.
Chris played his college ball also at Grand Valley State University where he earned All-GLIAC and All-Regional honors as a smooth fielding shortstop. Chris is now the Graduate Assistant Coach at GVSU and specializes in infield defense. Chris also provides high level hitting instruction and is great with players of all ages!