The club has announced the appointment of Bryan Kloppe to the position of club coach and first nine manager for the 2018/2019 season. Bryan brings a wealth of experience from both a collegiate and professional playing capacity and (more recently) as head coach of the Pecos professional baseball league champions – the Bakersfield Train Robbers.
In addition 2018/2019 will see the return of club stalwart Matthew Gourlay, who will be taking up the role of senior pitching coach and senior assistant coach. Matt has been with the club for over 20 years, in both playing and coaching capacities and we welcome him back home.
Kane Davidson has also been appointed seconds coach and will be assisted by Matt on game days.
The club wishes all the coaches the best of luck for the upcoming season as we look forward to a successful division 2 season and swift return back to division 1.
Coaching positions are as follows:
- Club Coach & first nine manager: Bryan Kloppe
- Seconds Coach: Kane Davidson
- Thirds & Fourths Coach: Damon Pettit
- Senior Pitching coach: Matt Gourlay
Cheltenham Rustlers will be registering teams across most levels and the Club is keen to hear from players interested in joining.
For all enquiries please contact Russell Ferguson on Russell.firstname.lastname@example.org