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Mike Steuerwald

Scrap Yard Dawgs Academy Director
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Mike serves as the Director of the Scrap Yard Dawgs Academy as well as the Assistant General Manager of the National Pro Fastpitch team, Scrap Yard Dawgs.

PROFESSIONAL COACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • Chicago Bandits – Head Coach (2010-Present): Responsibilities include game management, on field decisions, coaching infield, catchers and hitting, practice organization, helping coordinate team travel, community events and public relations.
  • Rockford Thunder – Assistant Coach (2009): Responsibilities include coaching outfielders, slappers and 1st base, practice organization, community work, public relations, appearances, and team clinics.
COLLEGIATE COACHING EXPERIENCE:
  • Elon University – Assistant Softball Coach (2011-2013): Responsibilities include practice organization, equipment orders and budgeting, coaching hitters and slappers, coaching catchers and infield, equipment, recruiting, in-game decisions and coaching 3rd base.
  • Cuesta College – Head Softball Coach (2009-2011): Responsibilities include budgeting, scheduling, recruiting, strength and conditioning, fundraising, practice organization, and game management.
  • Rockford College – Assistant Baseball Coach (2007-2009): Responsibilities include being the bullpen coach, strength and conditioning, player development, scouting, recruiting, summer camps and fall leagues.
  • Rockford College – Interim Women’s Basketball Coach (2006-2007): Responsibilities included game decisions, player development, practice planning, recruiting, budgeting, scheduling, strength and conditioning, scouting, film exchange, and public relations.
 
 HIGH SCHOOL COACHING EXPERIENCE:
  • Boylan Catholic – Assistant Coach Boys’ Basketball (2007-2009): Responsibilities include in game decisions, player development, practice planning, scouting, film, strength and conditioning, and summer camps.
  • Watertown High School – Assistant Coach Girls’ Basketball (2002-2006): Responsibilities included being the head sophomore coach, in game decisions, player development, strength and conditioning, scouting, and fundraising. 
  • Watertown High School – Assistant Softball Coach (2006): Responsibilities included working with the hitters and outfielders, practice planning and organization, scouting, fundraising, and strength and conditioning.