Donnie Phillips

17u Evoshield Seminoles Coach & National Recruiter

Coaching in the Richmond and surrounding area over the last 30 years at many levels. He played at VCU for four years, signed with the Detroit Tigers and also coached for 3 years at VCU. Donnie currently coaches our Elite Showcase Team. Since taking over the Elite Showcase team in the Fall of 2010, Donnie has had 40 kids sign and play college baseball at all division levels.

Bruce Secrest

16u VA Seminoles - Secrest

Braves Associate Scout. Beginning his 5th year as a Coach with RBA West. Coach Secrest is presently the Head Baseball Coach at the Steward School. His twenty plus years as a high school coach and a scout with the Atlanta Braves bring tremendous knowledge to RBA West. Bruce is the Head Coach of the 16U Team.

Patrick Scoggin

17u VA Seminoles - Scoggin

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • Lesson Instructor
  • Freeman High School – 2009 grad
  • 2009 Rawlings & Perfect Game Preseason All American & All Region
  • 2009 All Colonial District, All Metro & All Central Region
  • RHP at Virginia Tech
  • Signed with Atlanta Braves in 2012
  • Played in minor league system for Braves from 2012-2014

David Moon

11u VA Seminoles - Moon

  • Started at RBA West in 2011
  • Lesson Instructor
  • RHP at Colonial Heights High School – 1999 Grad
  • RHP at Chowan University

Patrick Fletcher

10u VA Seminoles - Fletcher

  • Started at RBA West in 2011
  • Lesson Instructor
  • Varina High School – 2003 grad
  • All region OF & LHP
  • LHP at George Mason University

Robbie Grimes

14u VA Seminoles - Grimes

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • Evoshield Seminoles 12u Coach
  • Mills Godwin High School Player
  • 1987 State Champions
  • Inducted into Mills Godwin Hall of fame in 2012
  • Played at VCU
  • 2 Seasons of Professional Baseball – Northern League/Frontier League
  • VCU Baseball Coach (1993-1994)
  • Inducted into the VCU Baseball Hall of Fame 2007

Derek Troupe

11u VA Seminoles - Troupe

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • RBA West Elite 9u Coach
  • Lesson Instructor
  • INF at Patrick Henry High School – 2006 Grad
  • MIF at Coastal Carolina University

John Tobin

13u VA Seminoles - Tobin

Scott Sizemore

13U VA Seminoles - Sizemore & Lesson Instructor

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • Hickory High School
  • INF at VCU
  • Drafted in 5th round by Detroit Tigers in 2006
  • Made Major League debut on April 5, 2010 for Detroit Tigers
  • INF for Oakland Athletics (2011-2013)
  • INF for New York Yankees (2014)
  • INF for Miami Marlins (2015)
  • INF for Washington Nationals (2015)

Keith Provo

16u VA Seminoles - Provo

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • Pitcher at Manchester High School
  • Pitcher at Rappahannock Community College
  • JV Head Coach at Godwin High School (2016)

James Heuser

17u VA Seminoles - Everett Pithing Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2016
  • Lesson Instructor

Mark McQueen

  • Started at RBA West in 2017
  • Lesson Instructor
  • RHP at Iowa Western Community College (1980 JUCO World Series)
  • RHP at Sam Houston State University (2 yrs record 13-5)
  • Signed with Detroit Tigers in 1985
  • University of Richmond Assistant Coach 1987-2000 (4 NCAA Regional Appearances)
  • VCU Pitching Coach 2001-2006 (4 NCAA Regional Appearances)
  • University of Richmond Head Coach 2007-2013 (back to back A-10 Tournament Runner up)
  • Radford University Pitching Coach 2014-2017 (2 NCAA Regional Appearances)
  • 30 years Division I College Coach
  • 2003 Collegiate Baseball’s National Pitching Coach of the Year
  • 2003 VCU Pitching Staff led the nation in ERA – 2.51

Rylan Dowdy

9u VA Seminoles Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2016

Corey Barker

12u VA Seminoles - Barker Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2016
  • Played in RBA Organization from 2003-2010
  • Attended VCU
  • Veloquest Instructor
  • Lesson Instructor

George Moore

12u VA Seminoles - Barker Assistant Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2016
  • Lesson Instructor

Cam Cassidy

13u VA Seminoles - Cassidy Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2017
  • James Madison High School – 2009 grad
  • Roanoke College
  • Current Assistant Coach at Benedictine College Prep

Spencer Shumate

12u VA Seminoles - Shumate Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2017
  • Glen Allen High School
  • Averett University
  • Lesson Instructor

Michael Carpenter

17u VA Seminoles - Scoggin Pitching Coach

  • Started at RBA West in 2016
  • Lesson Instructor

RC Orlan

Lesson Instructor / VeloQuest Instructor

  • Started at RBA West in 2015
  • Deep Run High School – 2009 Grad
  • All State as UTL in 2009
  • All district as LHP in 2008
  • Drafted in 44th round of the 2009 draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers
  • LHP at the University of North Carolina
  • Drafted by Washington Nationals in 2012
  • Played in Nationals minor league organization from (2013-2015)

Ron Frazier

  • Attended Christopher Newport University, P/OF
  • Pitching coach & recruiting coordinator (1990-1992) and Christopher Newport University (1999-2013)
  • USA Baseball Amateur Coach of the Year in Virginia (1998)
  • Philadelphia Phillies Scout (2010-2016)
  • Manager/Head Coach with NADA SSM Split, Europe - Croatian Championship (2014)
  • Manager/Head Coach with Technika Brno, Czech Extra League, Europe 2015 - Placed third in the Czech playoffs, Runner-up in the Czech Cup
  • Manager/Head Coach with Solingen Alligators, Bundesliga 1, Solingen, Germany, Europe 2016 - Second place regular season, and lost in league quarterfinals
  • Kansas City Royals Scout (2016-Present)
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