MEET THE COACHES

VARSITY COACHING STAFF

RYAN SMITH

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

DIRECTOR OF BASEBALL (VAR/JV/FR/8/7)VARSITY HEAD COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

BUCHANAN (2010-2012)SANGER (2013)CENTRAL (2014-2016)CLOVIS EAST (2016-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

TEACHER - CLOVIS EAST ECONOMICS

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL (C/O 2005)UC DAVIS FOOTBALL (2005)FRESNO CITY COLLEGE BASEBALL (2006)CUESTA COLLEGE BASEBALL (2007)CHICO STATE UNIVERSITY BASEBALL (2008-2010)

SEAN CUNNINGHAM

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

ASSOCIATE VARSITY HEAD COACHPITCHING COORDINATOR

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2007-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

TEACHER - REYBURN 8TH GRADE SCIENCE & CLOVIS EAST PHYSICAL EDUCATION

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

BULLARD HIGH SCHOOL (C/O 2004)MLB DRAFT (NYM 50TH RD) (2004)FRESNO PACIFIC UNIV. (2009-2010)

DALLAS KAWAKAMI

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

INFIELD COACH3RD BASE COACHHITTING COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2006-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

TEACHER - REYBURN RSP PROGRAM

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL (C/O 2003)REEDLEY COLLEGE (2004-2005)FRESNO PACIFIC UNIV. (2007)

JIM ROTHFORD

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

HITTING COORDINATORCATCHING COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

BULLARD (1982-1985)MCLANE (1985-1986)WEST COAST CHRISTIAN COLLEGE (1987-1988)BULLARD (1990-1993) FRESNO CITY COLLEGE (1993-2003)CLOVIS WEST (2012-2015)CLOVIS EAST (2017-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

SALES - TEAM SPORTS INC (SPORTS APPAREL & EQUIPMENT)

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

HOLLYWOOD HIGH (C/O 1973)FRESNO STATE UNIVERSITY (1974-1978)SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS A/AA (1978-1982)


ROBERT KATAYAMA

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

1ST BASE COACHSCOUTING DIRECTORFUNDRAISING COORDINATOR

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2014-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

SALES - CHANDLER BATS (WOOD BATS FOR MLB/MILB/COLLEGE/HIGH SCHOOL)

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

REEDLEY COLLEGE (GOLF) (2010-2011)

JUNIOR VARSITY COACHING STAFF

SETH BATTY

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

JUNIOR VARSITY HEAD COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

KINGSBURG (2015)CLOVIS EAST (2016-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

TEACHER - REYBURN OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL - (C/O 2009)UC DAVIS - (2010-2014) (4-YEAR STARTER)

SCOTT GARVIS

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

JUNIOR VARSITY ASSISTANT COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2016-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

TEACHER - REYBURN PHYSICAL EDUCATION

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

HOOVER HIGH (BASEBALL AND SOCCER)FRESNO STATE (SOCCER)

FAMILY:

MARRIED TO WIFE CARMENSONS ROBERTO, DANIEL, AYDIN

FRESHMAN COACHING STAFF

NATE CASE

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

FRESHMAN HEAD COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2018-PRESENT)

OCCUPATION:

CREDENTIAL PROGRAM STUDENTSUBSTITUTE TEACHER

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST HIGH SCHOOL (C/O 2014)FRESNO PACIFIC UNIVERSITY (2015-2018)

ROBBIE GARCIA

ROLE IN PROGRAM:

FRESHMAN ASSISTANT COACH

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

CLOVIS EAST (2017-PRESENT)8 YEARS AT HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL1 YEAR AT MIDDLE SCHOOL LEVEL

OCCUPATION:

INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT- COMMUNITY DAY SCHOOL

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

FRESNO CITY COLLEGE - 2 YEARS

FAMILY:

MARRIED 22 YEARS TO WIFE JEANETTESONS JEREMY AND JOSEPH