Ryan Townsend- Ryan is in his 4th season coaching with the Miami Valley Prospects. A former Prospect in his playing days, Ryan graduated from Vandalia-Butler High School in 2017. He went on to have a successful collegiate career as a pitcher at both Urbana University & Wilmington College. Ryan will serve as the Director of Player Development & the 15U Head Coach.
Eddie Meyers- is in his 6th Season coaching with the Miami Valley Prospects. A graduate of Tipp City High School, Eddie pitched collegiately at Sinclair Community College. He has extensive experiences in coaching around the area. He has previously coached at Fairborn, Miami East & Tipp City as an Assistant. He was also the Head Coach of Franklin Monroe and led them to a district finals appearance in 2018. Eddie will serve as the Director of Pitching & the 17U Head Coach.
Cameron Dickens- Cam is in his 6th year coaching with the Miami Valley Prospects. Cam played HS baseball locally at Chaminade-Julienne High School and graduated in 2012. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Kentucky in 2016. While in Lexington, Cam led the offseason strength and conditioning program for the baseball team at Henry Clay High School in the fall of 2015, in addition to working with other athletes who went on to earn college scholarships in baseball and other sports. He recently completed his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science at the University of Dayton. Cam is currently an assistant coach at Chaminade-Julienne High School. Previously, he has been in an assistant at Lehman-Catholic High School and Tri-County North High School. Cam will serve as the 16U Head Coach.
Conner Pohl- Conner is in his 1st season coaching with the Miami Valley Prospects. A graduate of Arcanum High School in 2016, Connor went onto play collegiately at The Ohio State University. An All-Big Ten Player, Connor was a 4-year starter for the Buckeyes at 1st Base. He was a member of the 2019 Big Ten Championship team & played in two NCAA Regionals during his Ohio State career. Connor will serve as the Director of Hitting & Fielding.
Ben Mangan- Ben is entering his 6th season with the Prospects, and his 7th season coaching high school baseball. Prior to the Prospects, Coach Mangan is the Head of Player Development at Tri-County North, leading the Panthers reserve team. Before Coach Mangan's move to the Prospects, he served two years as Athletic Director at Anna Tobeluk Memorial School, Nunapitchuk Alaska. During his tenure at ATMS, Coach Mangan started high school sports again at ATMS. He also coached in some capacity every sport except for Native Youth Olympics at either the Varsity, JV, or Junior High level. Coach Mangan has some years of experience coaching summer baseball at the highest levels in Dayton from 14u through 16u as well as scouting for various high schools. In his coaching career, Coach Mangan has coached several players who went on to earn numerous post-season awards including All-Conference, and Player-of-the-Year recognitions. Some of his former players have gone on to play college baseball. Coach Mangan earned his Bachelor of Science from Miami University of Oxford in 2010, where he played baseball at Miami Middletown.
Seth Pritchett – Seth is in his 5th year coaching with the Prospects. A former Prospect in his playing days, Seth graduated from Centerville High School in 2016. He went on to be a 4-year starter on the mound at Ohio Wesleyan University. Last year, Seth was an assistant coach at Buckeye Valley High School in Delaware, Ohio. Seth will serve as the 18U Head Coach.