MANAGERS / COACHES/ ASSISTANT COACHES 

General Manager - Brad Bouras
Founder/Owner of Team Elite in 2005 and current General Manager of player developement and exposure. Played at Parkview High School, collegiately at Columbus State University (1998-2001) Played professionally in the Chicago Cubs orginazation (2001-2004). Current 17U Summer Manager and 18U Fall Manager.

Managers

17U Manager - Romas Hicks
Coach with Team Elite for 6 years . Played at Loganville High School, played collegiately at Georgia State, Played professionally with the Kansas City Royals organization. Current pitching coach at Marietta High School. Current Co Manager 17U Summer Manager and 18U Fall Co Manager.

16U  Manager - Shane Hopper
Coach with Team Elite for 6 years . Played at Winder Barrow High School, played collegiately at UGA and CSU, Played professionally with the San Diego Padres organization. Current 16U Summer Manager and 17U Fall Manager.

15U  Manager - Brooke Richards
Coach with Team Elite for 4 years. Played at Central Forsyth High School, collegiately at GPC and Georgia State. Assistant coach at South Forsyth High School (2009 - 2011). Current 15U Summer Manager and 16U Fall Manager.

11U - 14U  Manager - Mike Gearhart
Third season with Team Elite.  Played at Elderton High School, collegiately at Penn State University.  Fall 2011/2012 coach at South Forsyth High School. Coached Major/Elite level travel ball for 14 years at all age groups.

Coaches

Chance Reynolds
Played collegaitely at University of North Florida . Played professionally with the Giants, Pirates and Brewers organizations.  The two-time Coach of the Year for the state of Georgia (Vienna Post 202, 2003, 2000) is the inventor of the Pitchers Nightmare Swing Trainer (www.pitchersnightmare.com) and now the Head Coach at Stratford Academy where he lead his team to the GISA AAA Final Four in his first season (2011). 

Brett Strickland
Third season with Team Elite. Played at Heritage High School, played collegaitely at Georgia State. Pitched professionally in the Colorado Rockies organization. Coached travel ball for 5 years, current instructor.

Marc Nellist
Played for Team Elite in 2005 - 2007, Played at Grayson High Schools, played collegaitely at CVCC and West Georgia. Coached for 2 years with Team Elite, current 15U/16U Team Elite Coach, current Head JV Coach at Duluth High School.

Billy Henley
Coached with Team Elite 2 years. Played collegiately at Georgia College. Current 17U Summer Coach and 18U Fall Coach. Roving Catching Coach for all Team Elite teams.

Matt Brooks
Coached with Team Elite for 2 years. Played at Loganville High School, played collegiately at Piedmont. Current Head JV Coach at South Forsyth High School. Current 16U Team Elite Coach.

Zack Kunz
Coached with Team Elite for 2 years. Played Home School ball for the Gwinnett Barons. played collegiately at Georgia College and Piedmont. Current 13U and 14U Team Elite Coach. Coached 17U in the Summer and 18U in the Fall.

Mitch Pittman
Coached with Team Elite for 2 years. Played at Monroe High School, played collegiately at Snead State. Current 16U Summer and 17U Fall Team Elite Coach.

Zac Bui
Coached with Team Elite for 3 years. Played for Team Elite in 2006 - 2008. Played at South Gwinnett High School, played collegiatey at Georgia Perimeter.  Head Coach of 14U for Team Elite.

Matt Hill
First season coaching with Team Elite. Played for Team Elite in 2006 - 2007. Played at Grayson High School, played collegiately at CCVC, Played professionally with the Texas Rangers organization. Current 17U Fall Coach.

Mark Morris
First season coaching with Team Elite. Played collegiately at Southern Arkansas. Coached travel baseball for 10+ years. Current 16U Fall Coach.

Rusty Hendricks
Head Coach - Monroe Area, Jackson Co, Rutledge Academy, Team Baseball,  Asst. Coach - Rockdale Co., Piedmont College, Team Elite
Athletic  Director - Monroe Area and Rutledge Academy

Ross Book
Played at Duluth High School and Team Elite in 2005.  Played collegiately at Truett-McConnell College and North Georgia College and State.  Won a Peach Belt Conference Tournament championship while at North Georgia.  Currently teaching at Bethesda Elementary School.

Alex Duhaime
First season with Team Elite. Played at Toledo Whitmer High School in Ohio, played collegiately at Chattahoochee Valley and University of West Georgia. Current assistant varsity baseball coach and head varsity softball coach at Douglas County High School.

Scott Gaffney
First season coaching with Team Elite.  Played at Greater Atlanta Christian and collegiately at Georgia Perimeter College and Columbus State University.  Has been an associate scout with the Kansas City Royals since 2007 and is currently an assistant coach at Flowery Branch High School.

Hayes Cook
First season with Team Elite. Played at Sherwood Christian Academy in Albany, GA. Played collegiately at South Georgia College and Kennesaw State University. Won the Peachbelt Conference at KSU. Coached 19U for the past 4 seasons.

Aaron Trammell
Third season coaching for Team Elite. Played for the Gwinnett Barons from 2004-2007 and for Team Elite from 2006-2007. Played collegiately at NGCSU. Currently coaches 13u and 14u for Team Elite.

Brannon Humphries
Third season coaching with Team Elite, played for Team Elite 2006-2007, and played high school baseball for the GGC Barons 2003-2007. Played collegiately at CVCC and Piedmont College.  Current 13u & 14u coach.

Cody Temples
First season as Team Elite assistant coach. Played varsity baseball at George Walton Academy. Played for Team Elite from 2006-2009, assistant hitting instructor with several organizations, holds two world records in powerlifting (Bench press and Deadlift in the WABDL organization), in training to become a strength and conditioning coach.

Ben Sheeter
Played high school baseball at Parkview HS where he helped laed Parkview to their first AAAA State Championship in 1996.  Helped lead Team Georgia to the 1996 Sunbelt Classic title in Oklahoma.  Played college at DeKalb Community College from 1996-1998.  Played in the Junior College World Series in Grand Junction Colorado in 1998. Play at Georgia Tech from 1998-2001.  Pitched the 2000 ACC title game against Clemson.  Finished his career at Georgia Tech as a student Assistant in 2001.

Brock Bennett
Played at Greater Atlanta Christian High School.  Played collegiately at The University of Alabama.  Drafted by the San Francisco Giants in 2011.  Current assistant college at Georgia Perimeter College.

Phillip Rogers
First year coach with Team Elite. Played at Loganville High School and played collegiately at Georgia College and State University. Current teacher, Varsity Assistant, and Head JV coach at Marietta High School.

Ryan Ledden
Played at Parkview High School where they won the AAAA state championship in 1996. Was drafted in the 19th round out of high school by the Tampa Bay Rays
Played one year at Dekalb JC under Tom Cantrell. Played three years for the Tampa Bay organization (1997-1999) Played three years for the Pittsburgh Pirates organization (2000-2002)Was a teacher/coach at Brookwood High School from 2004-2012 where they won the AAAAA state championship in 2008.

Chris Howell
First year coach with Team Elite.  Played at Tiftarea Academy in Tifton, GA.  Played collegiately at Pensacola Junior College and University of Tennessee. Member of 2005 College World Series Team in Omaha, NE.  Pitched professionally in the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Organization. Currently Pitching Coach at Middle Georgia College.

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