RDMBA is pleased to announce that Paul Claerhout will be the Head Coach of the Pee Wee AAA Braves team for the 2019 season!
A little background on Paul's playing and coaching experience...
Product of Red Deer Minor Baseball Playing in Red Deer from the age of 8 years old.
Played with the Red Deer Riggers as a 17 year old and played 15 seasons with them as a catcher.
While with the Riggers won 9 Provincial Championships, 1 National championship in 1997
Twice was named top Catcher at the National Championships in 1997 and 2001
President, General Manager and Assistant coach of the Red Deer Riggers from 1995 - 2000
Coached at various levels with Red Deer Minor baseball
Rookie in 2008 and 2012
Assistant coach with Mosquito AA in 2011, 2012, 2014
Head Coach of Mosquito AA in 2016 & 2017 - Provincial Champions 2017
Head coach of Pee Wee AAA in 2015
Assistant coach of PW AAA in 2014 & 2018
Assistant Coach Bantam AAA 2016, 2017
Head Coach of Midget AA1 in 2018
Involved with Red Deer Minor Baseball Board from 2012 - 2017 as Technical Director
Currently Zone 4 Director with Baseball Alberta since 2015
NCCP Coach Evaluator for Baseball Canada
Fun Fact - Hold the All-time Career Sunburst League Record for being hit by a pitch! :-)
Wishing Paul and the Pee Wee AAA’s a wonderful season!
There will be an optional Pee Wee AAA / AA drop-in session on Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the Collicutt Centre. This is simply for players to practice and develop their skills before evaluations. The cost to attend this drop-in is $20.00/player.
Pee Wee evaluation times:
March 10th 8:00am - 2:00pm (we are aware of the hockey conflict, possible adjustment may be March 12th and 14th from 5:15pm - 8:15pm)
March 16th 2:00pm - 8:00pm
March 17th 1:30pm - 7:00pm
All evaluation times are tentative and subject to change.