2019 Bantam AAA Head Coach Bio and Evaluations
RDMBA is pleased to announce that Brant Stickel will be the Head Coach of the Bantam AAA Ernco Braves team for the 2019 season!
We are excited for Brant to share with us his extensive experience and knowledge of the game. Brandt comes from Veteran, AB and played with 21 different teams over the course of his minor baseball career from A to AAA. He won a Western Canada Championship with the Veteran AA Bulls and was also runner up for AA Westerns with the Cold Lake Cardinals. Brant attended Minot State University on a baseball scholarship. He then joined the U of C Dinos Baseball program where he played for 4 seasons as a utility player; earning such accommodations as All-Conference First Baseman, All-Conference Utility Player of the Year, led CCBC in RBI’s and in Strike outs as a pitcher. Brant signed as a free agent with the Calgary Vipers in the Golden Baseball League as a Pitcher / Outfielder. Following the 2010 season he signed with the LA Dodgers Organization, playing winter ball for their organization in Caracas / San Joaquin, Venezuela. Brant won 2011 AZL Rookie League Championship, posting a 0-2 record with a 1.56 era over 17.1 innings in the Arizona League.
Brant’s coaching experience includes; U of C Dinos Pitching and Strength Coach, Badlands Badgers Baseball Academy Pitching Coach, has done hundreds of private lessons and camps out of Absolute Baseball Academy, Innisfail/Springbrook Baseball camp as well as at his own Baseball facility at his residence. He was also the Assistant Coach of the PW AA Innisfail Indians.
We welcome Brant into our association and hope he has a wonderful season with our Bantam AAA Ernco Braves team.
There is an optional Bantam AAA / AA drop-in session on Saturday, January 19th, 2019. This is simply a practice for players to work on their skills before evaluations. This drop in session will be held at the Collicutt Centre from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and is $20.00/player to attend.
There is also an optional Bantam AAA / AA drop-in session on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019. This is simply a practice for players to work on their skills before evaluations. This drop in session will be held at the Collicutt Centre from 5:30pm - 7:00pm and is $15.00/player to attend.
Bantam AAA/AA Evaluation dates are as follows:
Sunday, January 27th 2:15pm - 8:15pm
Sunday, February 3rd 8:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday, February 10th 8:00am - 2:00pm
Dates and times are subject to change.