Meet the Coach

Shane Beach – Assistant Baseball Coach

Shane Beach – Assistant Baseball Coach

My Background

  • Hometown: Grand Rapids, MI
  • High School: Mayville (MI) High School
  • Academic Background: BA in Finance, University of North Dakota (1997); Bachelor of Science in Public Administration and Business ,Grand Valley State University (1994)

More About Me

  • Coaching Experience:

    1994-1995 Grand Valley State University Grad Assistant Baseball Coach – GLIAC Conference Champs
    1995-1999 Kelloggsville HS Varsity Baseball Coach – First District Title in 28 years and Regional runner up
    2006-Present – Backyard Dreams Travel Baseball Coach – Dozens of Tournament Championships. Over 500 career victories.
    2008-2009 Davenport University – Assistant Baseball Coach – Hitters, catching and recruiting. Assisted Davenport starting their baseball program and inaugural baseball season.
    2012-Present – Little Caesars Baseball Coach – Voted premier travel baseball program in Michigan and top 5 in entire Midwest. Dozens of premier tournament Championships.
    2013-Present – Perfect Game USA Scout, coach and national tournament director. 2015 National Championship in Fort Myers FL

  • Coaching at MCC:

    Coach Beach enters his second season with the Jayhawks as the hitting hitting coach, catching coach and recruiting coordinator. In Beach’s first year, MCC was 13th in the nation in overall hitting.

More Information:
  • All-State Infielder in High School
  • Played at Grand Valley State University.  Two-time Captain and ALL-GLIAC Outfielder
  • Played for USA Select team in Canada and 10 years of semi-pro ball across the US and Canada
  • Owned several business in my career, including an indoor training facility
  • Scout for Perfect Game and Prep Baseball Report
  • Coach Beach has been married for 22 years to his incredible wife, Lisa, who is a teacher in Wyoming MI. Shane and Lisa have two wonderful boys, Tyus, who is a catcher on the Jayhawks’ baseball team, and Dawsen, who is a freshman baseball and basketball player at Forest Hills Central HS.