9U ∙ 10U ∙ 11U ∙ 12U ∙ 13U ∙ 14U
Coach LeVier has many years of experience in baseball both as a player and a coach. Currently, he is the head coach at San Juan Hills High School. Coach LeVier started RoughRiders Baseball Club to provide top quality instruction and training to players throughout South Orange County. He also owns and operates Seams Baseball Camp and has been directing youth summer programs for over 15 years. Coach LeVier played Division 1 baseball and football at CSU-Sacramento before signing with the Boston Red Sox. After three seasons playing in A-AA for the Red Sox organization, he went on to play independent baseball in the Golden Baseball League for a few years, signing with the Orange County Flyers and the Victoria Seals. Coach LeVier loved the time he spent on the field as a player but has found that his true passion is coaching.
"It's all about player development for me - giving players the tools to succeed and watching them learn and grow as they apply what they are learning in practices to live-game situations - that's what it's all about!" - Coach LeVier
9U ∙ 10U ∙ 11U ∙ 12U ∙ 13U ∙ 14U ∙ SPECIALTY CLINICS
Ryan is a Professional Hitting Instructor & Mental Skills Coach based in Orange County, Ca. He works with top level hitters looking to perform at an elite level. He uses a mental and biomechanical approach to allow his clients to become the best version of themselves both on and off the field. As a highly regarded Hitting Instructor and Mental Coach with over 20 years of experience, Ryan has worked with hitters from every level of amateur and professional baseball. His philosophy focuses on all 3 aspects of player development. He uses cutting edge physical mechanics to help athletes develop both power and consistency as well as mental skill training to help develop the mental skills necessary to perform to their highest capacity. He then helps his athletes develop an approach at the plate that will put them in the best position to achieve their goals. As a former professional athlete and collegiate coach, Ryan understands what it takes to perform and develop hitters at the highest level. His techniques can help you or your hitter not only perform better but experience reduced stress and gain more enjoyment out of of the game. In his spare time Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, surfing, and spending time in the outdoors.
Coach Punto grew up as a multisport athlete that attended Trabuco Hills High School. After high school he attended Saddleback College. He was drafted into the Philadelphia Phillies organization in 1998. Nick went on to have a tremendous playing career spending 14 years in the Major Leagues with the Philadelphia Phillies, Minnesota Twins, St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Oakland A's. We are honored to have Nick coaching our 11u RoughRiders team.
9U | SPECIALTY CLINICS
Tyler was a 4 year varsity letter winner at Mater Dei High School where he was a two time Trinity League Player of the Year in his junior and senior seasons. He moved onto play at UCLA from 2009-2011 where he picked up a first team All PAC-10 selection at second base in 2010 helping guide the Bruins to a runner up finish at the College World Series. In 2011, he was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals and played 3 seasons in their organization finishing in AA. Tyler is currently in his first season as an assistant varsity coach with Coach LeVier at San Juan Hills High School, helping with the hitters and infielders. In 2015, he was also the hitting/infield coach for the Battle Creek Bombers of the Collegiate Northwoods League. He has also been heavily involved at several youth levels while coaching his sons throughout the years.
13U ∙ 14U
Coach Kayoda is a 2013 El Toro grad where he was a 3 year varsity starter and was named Orange County pitcher of the year. He went on to play at Cal State Fullerton, Golden West College, and Campbellsville College. He is currently the varsity pitching coach at El Toro High School.
9U ∙ 10U ∙ 11U ∙ 12U ∙ 13U ∙ 14U
Coach Glenn is a 2016 graduate of San Juan Hills High School where he was a two year varsity starter. He then moved on to pitch in college at Chapman University in Orange, where he won the 2019 DIII National Championship as a member of the Panthers. He completed his final playing season in 2021, where he was named the 2021 SCIAC Pitcher of the Year, while also coaching the junior varsity baseball team at San Juan Hills. Currently, Coach Glenn is the JV Pitching Coach at SJH and the Head Coach for our 13U RoughRiders while assisting with our 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13u, and 14U teams.