Former All-Conference Catcher at Butte Junior College.
Former catcher & Division II College World Series participant at Cal Poly SLO.
Two time draft pick by the Houston Astros.
Former professional catcher in the Philadelphia Phillies Organization.
Former collegiate catching coach & Strength and Conditioning Coach at Cuesta JC, Cal Poly and the College of Southern Idaho.
Former Program Development Coordinator for Velocity Sports Performance.
Founder & President of Gamer Baseball & The Catching Guy.
Over 25 years experience coaching catchers.
Master of Science in Kinesiology (Teaching & Coaching Focus)
Author of The View From Behind the Mask, Everything You Need to Know About Catching & More.
Featured Speaker at CatcherCON 2016.
Featured Speaker at the 2018 Be The Best Coaches Convention.
Featured Speaker at the 2018 ABCA Barnstormers USF Coaches Clinic.
Featured Speaker at the 2019 MHSBCA Annual Convention.
Featured Speaker at the 2019 ABCA National Convention.
Featured coach on Stick and Ball TV
100,000+ followers over several social media platforms.
Zac Stout - Stout Catching
Zac is from Highlands Ranch, CO where he attended Mountain Vista High School before going on to play at Colorado School of Mines. After his playing days were over, Zac returned to Mountain Vista as the program catching coordinator for 9 years before joining the Rogue Baseball Performance staff in 2019.
By working closely with MLB player development staffs, Zac ensures players are given the knowledge and techniques that will scale to the highest levels of competition. Employing constraint led training and data driven player evaluations allowing players to take ownership of their development and find movement solutions that are best for their unique bodies.
Zac provides private/group instruction to high school, collegiate, and professional catchers, has been a featured speaker at coaching conventions, and provides catching consulting services to high school and collegiate programs across the county.
Jeremy Howard - Catching IQ
Coach Howard played overseas in Europe and Australia and now runs Catching IQ, a training facility in Northern Colorado dedicated to catchers.
He also coaches at Poudre High School in Fort Collins, CO and enjoys sharing his knowledge with the next generation of catchers.