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Devin Schaefers

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.

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Head of Strength and Conditioning

Shawn Jackson

Shawn is a former collegiate football player that has shifted into the field of coaching and training. He has a Bachelors Degree in Exercise Science and is a certified speed and agility specialist certified through the IYCA and Footdoctor Sports. He is excited to partner with The FootDoctor Sports & The International Institute Of Sport & Movement to bring innovative training, recovery, and impact the players at MP baseball.

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Head Baseball Trainer

Ben Villines

Ben is a former pitcher turned high school coach, playing at both Junior College and University. Ben has a unique amount of experience at nearly every level of the game.

Having been coached and mentored by former Major league Pitcher (Jeff Heathcock) and current Cal State Fullerton head coach (Rick Vanderhook) Ben is filled with knowledge from both a player and coaching perspective of the game. He currently works in the offseason with current AAA Mets pitcher (Stephen Villines) on mentality and mechanics. 

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