Post 15 East is excited to announce we have hired Grant Stivers to become our new Pitching Coach beginning the Summer of 2018.
Coach Stivers attended Glenwood(IA) High School and was a 4 year letter winner. In 2010, his high school was able to seize the 3A State Championship.
After High School, Stivers signed to play baseball at Northwestern College. At NWC he was a 4 year varsity member mostly as a pitcher. Coach Stivers graduated Northwestern College in 2016 with a BA in Athletic Training and is currently pursuing his Masters in Education at the University of Sioux Falls.
East will head to the largest Legion baseball tournament in the Country from July 13-17.
The 41st Jim Hanus Gopher Classic will consist of 96 teams at 16 different sites. East has played at Bethel College, Woodbury and North St. Paul in the past 3 season.
In 2018, East will play at Castle Field in Anoka, MN. East will be joined in their pool by Alexandria, Excelsior, Lakeville South and Chippewa Falls, WI.
East has gone 4-10 in the Gopher Classic the past 3 seasons.
East will return to the F/M Invite in 2018. This tournament will be held at 3 different sites: Fargo, West Fargo and Moorhead, MN on June 29-July 1.
East traveled to the F/M Invite in 2015 and played at Matson Field in Moorhead.
The participating teams in 2017 were from Minnesota and North Dakota.
ND: Mandan, West Fargo, Fargo Post 2, Park River
MN: Tri-City Red, Fergus Falls, Andover, Moorhead