Iowa Sticks Coach Pitch

Luke Eldred

T-Ball, Coach Pitch and Rookie Co-Director

At the heart of this program is development while creating a fun and stimulating experience. The Sticks coaching staff will instruct these young prospects the fundamental skills of the game while also teaching the rules of the game.

Areas of Development

1. Throwing
2. Catching
3. Hitting
4. Fielding
5. Base running
6. Rules of the game

The program will meet once a week starting April 1, sessions are 45 minutes and consist of 20 minutes of skill development and 20 minutes of game play.

Lead Instructor:

Luke Eldred
Luke’s baseball career was inspired all throughout his childhood. His father, Cal Eldred, coached in the MLB for 14 years, working with teams such as the Milwaukee Brewers, Chicago Whitesox, St. Louis Cardinals, and Kansas City Royals. Growing up around baseball, Luke found a love for the sport early on. His D1 career at Dallas Baptist was very successful, earning him many honors and nominations. Luke is passionate about working on pitching with athletes one-on-one. He is excited to help them improve their skills through lessons and instruction.

Ages: 5-6

Dates, Times and Location:

Coach Pitch Session 1
Fridays, March 31 - May 19, 5:15 pm and Sundays,  5:15 - 6:00 pm, at Sportsplex West
Games: April 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28 at 4:15-5:10 pm, at Holiday Park field 11

Coach Pitch Session 2
Fridays, June 9 - July 7, 5:15 - 6:00 pm at Sportsplex West
Sundays, June 18 and 25 and July 2, 4:15-5:10 pm at Holiday Park


Session 1 $250 (8 development sessions, 5 games and Sticks jersey and hat)
Session 2 $155 (5 development sessions, 3 games and Sticks jersey and hat)

Questions: Email Luke Eldred














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