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Ryan Doeppel

Owner/ Head Coach 

Athletic Career: 

a native of Arcadia, CA, attended La Salle High School where he was a two sport athlete in baseball and football. He was a 1st Team All League running back and defensive back. He was also three-time 1st Team All League third-baseman and was inducted into the La Salle Baseball Hall of Fame in 2008. He began his collegiate baseball career at East Los Angeles Junior College and was named to the California Junior College All-State Team in 2010. Ryan went on to play at Oklahoma State, Iowa Wesleyan and University of South Carolina-Beaufort. Doeppel was a three time All-Conference outfielder and ended his total offensive career with a .351-Average, 187-Hits, 99-Runs, 33-Doubles, 4-Triples, 7-Home Runs, 103 RBI’s and 41 Stolen Bases.

Coaching Career: ​

After his baseball career, Ryan coached two years at the University of South Carolina Beaufort. In 2014, Doeppel was an Undergraduate Assistant Coach and he served as the outfield, base running and 1st base coach. In 2014, three of his outfielders received All Sun Conference honors. After graduating with a degree in Business Management, Doeppel returned in 2015 to South Carolina-Beaufort as a Volunteer Head Strength and Conditioning Coach where he trained a team with a 32-19 record. That same season, the offense finished in the top 20 in the nation in hits per game, runs per game, RBIs and included six All Sun Conference selections. Doeppel prides himself on having the healthiest and hardest working team in the country, which showed on the field both physically and mentally.

Moving Forward: ​

After coaching at South Carolina-Beaufort, Ryan pursued a career with the Department of Defense. He is a Microsoft Certified Associate and provides database and data analytical solutions to our nation’s leaders. He has worked with several functional fitness gyms for the last five years and has coached hundreds of athletes at the high school, collegiate and professional levels. With his extensive background in athletics and training, he is passionate about sharing his knowledge, experience and love for athletics to benefit the next generation of athletes.

 


Kayla Doeppel

Owner/ Head Coach

Athletic Career:

Kayla Doeppel, originally from St. Simons Island Georgia, was a multi-sport athlete growing up. With a background in gymnastics and soccer, Kayla excelled in swimming and softball. She attended state finals for the 50m breaststroke and 50m freestyle, two years in a row.  Starting at the age of 8, Doeppel played on the most competitive travel softball team in the state and continued to move up in age groups with the organization. In high school Kayla decided to devote her full efforts to softball. She attended Glynn Academy high school and was a part of the starting Varsity roster all four years. In 2011, Kayla signed a scholarship with the University of South Carolina Beaufort. After playing her Freshman year, Kayla ultimately decided to hang up her cleats and pursue her dream in sports broadcasting where she worked three years with a local television station. 

Coaching Career:

During her years as a high school athlete, Kayla coached three 10u travel teams. She served as a mentor for these athletes as they continued to grow in the sport and taught several private pitching and catching lessons. Doeppel, was also an assistant coach for two 16u competitive travel teams before graduating. She understands how important training off the field for game time is and coached several travel teams of all ages during the summer at a local gym. She assisted in writing and executing the program for these athletes with exercises that directly translated to bettering their agility, speed and strength. 

Moving Forward:

Kayla Doeppel currently manages two [solidcore], reformer Pilates, studios in VA. She has worked at other functional fitness gyms over the past five years. Her experiences were eye opening and helped her realized her true career calling and passion is coaching and helping others reach their personal goals. Kayla says “no matter who you are, athlete or not, anything can be achieved with a set goal, determination to reach it and accountability from someone who truly cares. I want to be the one for you who cares.”

 

 

Matt Kianka

Athletic Development/ Head Coach 

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