Kerwin Giles

Baseball Lessons: Hitting & Fielding

Kerwin has been an effective and dedicated coach and instructor in the game of baseball for nearly a decade.

He is currently a proud representative of L.E.A.D (Launch, Expose, Advise, Direct) in Atlanta. "A grass roots movement that utilizes the sport of baseball to deliver sustainable and life changing programs for Atlanta's youth."

Coach Giles has served as L.E.A.D.'s Middle School Director since 2010, which has allowed him to work with nearly 500 kids in the Atlanta Public Schools System mentoring both on and off the field. The L.E.A.D program has an incredible 100% graduation rate, and 90% baseball scholarship rate!

Kerwin is a protege of CJ Stewart founder/CEO of Diamond Directors Player Development. CJ developed a training methodology that has provided success for players like Jason Heyward (ATL Braves), Dextor Fowler (CO Rockies) and many other amateur, college, and professional athletes across the country.

Allen Grant

Baseball Lessons: Hitting & Fielding, Pitching

Allen is a native to the Atlanta area and a graduate of Lassiter High School in Marietta, GA. During his time at Lassiter, he played both football and baseball all four years and was selected All-County in both sports his junior and senior seasons. During the summers, he played travel ball at both Sandy Plains and East Cobb and was named to the Perfect Game All-Tournament Team two times. Due to his success in football and baseball, Allen was recruited to play both sports in college. However, he ultimately decided to play his number one passion and signed a scholarship to play baseball at Florida A&M University (Division I) in Tallahassee, FL.

At Florida A&M, Allen was a 4 year starter where he played both infield and the outfield. He was named the Conference Player of the Week multiple times throughout his college career and was a leader for his team by being named the Team Captain his sophomore, junior, and senior seasons. After his college career, he returned home to the Atlanta area and was a Volunteer Coach for the L.E.A.D. Ambassadors.

Allen is currently looking forward to the opportunity to coach and lead youth baseball players in the Atlanta area to achieve their goals in the same of baseball.

Zack Phillips

Baseball Lessons: Hitting & Fielding

Played and studied under legendary Florida High School Coach Dwayne Strong of Sarasota High School.

Played at the Division I University of Tennessee at Martin and Jackson State Community College - 2008-2010.

Zach is an elite trainer with our D-BAT Athletic Development program which helps athletes of all ages reach their full athletic potential while minimizing the chance of sports-related injury.

"It is my mission to take an athlete from where they are now to where they want to be by assessing each player's goals and developing a plan to get them there."

Trent Peterson

Baseball Lessons: Pitching & Hitting, Fielding

Florida State University starting pitcher 2001-2003

2002 Trent was named to the Cape Cod All-Star Team, and helped FSU win the ACC Championship.

2003 Trent was a First Team All-ACC Selection and a 2nd Team Collegiate Baseball All-American posting a 10-1 record with a 2.70 ERA.

Trent was selected in the 5th Round to the Oakland Athletics where he played 5 years in their Minor League Organization.

Since moving to Atlanta in 2009, Trent has been coaching an 11 and 12 year old Bronco team at NYO Park in Chastain.

Kory Warren

Baseball Lessons: Hitting & Catching, Pitching

Kory is a native to the Atlanta area and a graduate of The Westminster Schools, where he led the team in batting average in his final year.

He was a member of 2 Atlantic Sun Conference Champion teams while in college at Division I Jacksonville University, where he spent time as both a Catcher and Middle Infielder.

After college, he coached 3 seasons on the baseball staff at The Lovett School and at East Cobb here in Atlanta. He now has returned to Atlanta after spending the previous 2 seasons on the coaching staff at Jacksonville University, serving as the Director of Baseball Operations.

"There is no greater feeling that I can have as a coach than to see my athletes grow not only as players but as people as well. It is my goal to be more than an average instructor - I invest in the lives of my players."

Eddie Salas

Baseball Lessons: Catching & Hitting, Pitching

Eddie was a graduate of the Puerto Rico Baseball Academy graduate class of 2010 and Alcorn State University starting catcher 2011-2014.

Eddie was named to the All SWAC Conference 1st team in 2011, and helped Alcom State University win the SWAC conference for the first time in school history. Eddie was an ALL SWAC 1st team nominee in 2012 and 2nd team in 2013.

Since moving to Atlanta, Eddie has coached for multiple teams between the ages of 9 and 14 years.

"Discipline is the key to success"

Brandi Payne

Evelyn Stafford