Our 16U Head Coach is proud say provincial champs and 2 games away from the world series in 2016 & 2017. He will return 2018 as the Head Coach for Fourth year of 16U Way to go!
For 2018 we welcome back coach Dan Chappel " Chappie" to work with our 10U Allstar Team
He not just a coach, but also is our Player/Manager of our 20+ Cubs team which made the playoffs last year not bad for only being two years old.
He played Midget AAA Baseball with SEEBA for 3 years, before getting a full tuition scholarship to Longview Community College in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a starting pitcher and 3rd baseman his freshman year and was the starting short stop his sophomore season. In 2002 Dan played middle infield for Mayville State University on a team that had its best season in school history to date, finishing 5ththat year in the NAIA World Series. He finished his 4th year of college at University of Southwest in Hobbs, New Mexico where he hit over .300 for the 3rd season in a row.
Dan played three seasons in the WMBL with the Calgary Dawgs, Red Deer Generals and the Edmonton Prospects. In 2004 he got his first taste of professional baseball playing in spring training with the Amarillo Dillas in the Central Baseball League. In 2005-06 he played baseball in Brisbane, Australia and coached a Bantam Rep Team.
In 2006 after a successful open tryout and spring training cracked an opening day Independent roster in the Northern League with the Edmonton Cracker Cats. He played alongside former Major Leaguers Stubby Clapp and Scott Richmond. He played for the Cats in 2006 and a brief stint in 2007 along with the Schaumberg Flyers in the same league. In 2008 he played down in Corpus Christi, Texas on an Independent Professional Team in the Continental Baseball League.
For past Seven Years we have had success with Coach Kellen Rubis. Working with our Major AAA team for 2018.
Just this past years
as a Coach
Winner of 2013, and 2014 East Park May Long Weekend Tournament Junior Division
City Champs Junior AA 2014
Intermediate Prairie Division silver medalist 2014
Junior AA Prairie Champions 2014
Winner of Majors Don Young Classic 2015
Thanks for all your effort and the cubs look forward to the future success!!
Chase was born and raised in Edmonton and played the majority of his amateur baseball career for the Confederation Park Baseball. He will be working with 14U for 2018 ! During this time Chase was also a part of the St FX Baseball Academy in Edmonton which included annual trips to Florida and year round training. He has played for University of Calgary and Okanagan Coyotes
He has been a big part of our camps our the past few years and we are proud to have still involved.
We are more than pleased that our new Head Coach for our 18U year old Babe Ruth AAA.
Prairie Baseball Academy 1999-2001
Team Alberta Canada Games 2001
WMBL Lethbridge Bulls 2001, 2002
Wayne State 2001-2003
Italian Baseball League 2003-2005, 2007 (Novara BC, Anzio BC, Fortitudo Bologna)
Prairie Baseball Academy 2005, 2006
Lethbridge Bulls 2006
Team Alberta Prospects 2008
Lethbridge American Legion Baseball 2011, 2012
AABC High Performance Coordinator 2010-2014
BSc. Wayne State – Finance
Ohio University – P. Masters in Sports Administration