Dave Rodgers – Varsity Pitching Coach

Coaching Experience – Baseball:

    • 35 years Junior High
    • 16 years at the High School Varsity Level
    • *1 year in Florida
    • Youth Baseball Coordinator for 39 years in the city of Peoria, IL
    • 2 years Assistant Coach at Eureka College
    • 6 years Assistant Coach at Bradley University

Playing Experience:

    • Galesburg High School
    • Western Illinois University

Accomplishments:

    • 10 IESA State Championships @ East Peoria Central Jr. High
    • 4 IHSA AA Regional Championships
    • 5 Mid-Illini Conference Championships
    • Illinois High School Baseball Coaches Association “Man of the Year”-2004

Favorite Baseball Moment:

    • Coached Joe Girardi for 3 years

Professionally/Personally:

    • Retired Coach/Teacher after 35 Years in Public Schools