Born: 4/21/1986 in San Francisco, CA
High School: Sacred Heart Cathedral 2004
College: Skyline College, St. John's University 2008
Coach Michael is a third generation San Francisco native (North Beach) and the founder of the San Francisco Baseball Academy. Coach Mike played baseball and basketball at Sacred Heart High School and later played baseball at College of San Mateo and Skyline Junior College. Coach Michael's hard work at Skyline led to a baseball scholarship to St. John’s University where he and his teammates were ranked in the top 20 in the country both years he was there. Michael and his team are working to Bring Baseball Back to The City, one player at a time.
Born: 4/07/1989 in San Francisco, CA
High School: Novato High School 2007
College: College of Marin, UC Santa Barbara 2013
Coach Travis is a Bay Area Native —born and raised in Novato— who has spent his life coaching and mentoring young athletes. Coach Travis played baseball and football at Novato high school as well as at the College of Marin, leading his team to multiple championships. Travis has led camps and travel teams for the Junior Dons program in San Francisco as well as serving as the graduate assistant at UC Santa Barbara.
Born: 8/21/1989 in San Francisco, CA
High School: Burlingame High School 2007
College: College of San Mateo, San Francisco State University 2012
Coach Andrew is born and raised in The City in the Richmond district where he still lives today. Andrew attended Burlingame High School where he was an All-County athlete in Baseball and Football. He played baseball at College of San Mateo, leading them to a state championship appearance in 2010, where a scholarship followed to San Francisco State University. Coach Andrew has been assisting the Washington High School program for 6 seasons and has 2 dogs named Griffey and Jeter.
Born: 10/19/1992 in San Mateo, CA
High School: Eureka High School 2011
College: Laney College 2012
Coach Richie was born in the Bay Area and raised in St. Louis a die hard Cardinals fan. He started playing baseball at the age of 4 and was a three sport athlete (Baseball, Basketball and Football) at Eureka High School. He went on to play baseball at Laney College in Oakland where he was a standout 2 way player, known for his big arm and rangy defense. Richie began coaching youth baseball shortly after and has coached for the USSSA All American summer team for the past 2 years. His passion, competitiveness and love for the game have been a great addition to the SFBA.