The Bend Fieldhouse does not provide any individual or group lessons, only camps. If you are interested in obtaining baseball lessons the following are local instructors we recommend and their contact information.
Bend Bucks Head Coach, Former Cape Cod League Assistant & High School Head Coach
James Spent 2009 through 2016 being the head coach of Redlands East Valley High School (CA) head coach with 5 players being drafted by the MLB and 5 time Coach Of The Year award. He was an assistant coach for the Cap Cod Baseball League, winning the league championship with the Y-D Red Sox in 2015. He is the 2017 Bend Bucks head coach and is a teacher at Redmond Proficiency Academy.
former Professional pitcher with Giants
Dave spend 5 years in Minor League baseball. He was signed by the San Francisco Giants in 2005. Dave led the entire SF Giants minor league pitcher's in strikeouts with 124. Dave threw the first 9 inning no hitter for UC Davis during an NCAA Div 2 West Regional. McKae pitched for the Bend Elks in 2002 out of UC Davis. Dave is available for pitching instruction at the Fieldhouse.
Former Mt. HooD CC Coach and GM of Portland Baseball Club
Mike played college ball at Lewis Clark State for Hall of Fame Coach Ed Cheff. He won back to back National Championships in 2006 & 2007 and was the starting pitcher in 2007 championship game. For the past 3 years Mike has been the Pitching Coach at Mt Hood Community College and the General Manager of Portland Baseball Club. Mt. Hood won 2 Southern Region Championships in the 3 years and finished 2nd at the 2015 NWAC Tournament. While at Portland Baseball Club, Mike was the Head Coach of the 18u team and led the year round training for the other 5 teams which were ran out of the facility. Mike has a BS in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Sports Administration/Coaching. With his education and his athletics past, Mike works to develop a well-balanced athlete.
Kevin has worked for the Bend Fieldhouse for 3 years. He has coached our 12U and Middle School Fall Baseball programs for 3 seasons. Kevin is currently the Summit JV baseball coach.