Dale has been involved with baseball since the young age of 5. He played his baseball in the Huron and Willard areas as a child. As a teenager he played baseball for Huron high School and Willard High School. During the summers he played for Mansfield’s JABC travel club. After high school Dale played college baseball primarily as a pitcher for Muscatine Community College in Iowa and for the University of Alabama-Huntsville. In Dales prime at Muscatine Community College, Prior to injury, Dale possessed a top end fastball of 95mph and an above average MLB breaking ball.
Since 1999, Dale has been helping and training pitchers. 2013 Dale made the transition to training pitchers year-round. Over the years he has helped numerous pitchers and players move on to the next level of college and professional baseball.
1990 Pitched in the CABA High School World Series (Euclid, Ohio)
1991 Lead Ohio in high school D2, in strikeouts (135k’s; 64 innings pitched)
1991 Pitched in CABA 18-Year-Old World Series (Baltimore, MD)
1993-95 Muscatine Community College
1994 Played in D1 JUCO World Series (Grand Junction, CO)
1994 Lead the Nation in D1 JUCO in strikeouts (118k’s; 88 innings pitched)
1994 MLB Draft Pick (KC Royals)
1996-1998 University of Alabama-Huntsville