Beetle Head Coach: Mark Day
Phone: (509) 945-7717
Mark enters his third year as Beetles head coach and seventh year overall with an experienced roster and an ambitious schedule..
The Beetles will travel to Fairfield, Ca. for seven days in late June. The trip kicks off with a game against the defending ALWS runner-up Las Vegas Desert Aces, a measuring stick that Mark is eagerly looking forward to.
The Central Washington schedule expands back to 28 games with the addition of two teams
Beetle Assistant Coach: Greg Hata
Greg Hata enters his second year as a Beetles assistant. Greg enters his fourth year as head coach at Riverside Christian after playing for two years at Whitworth University and two years at Northwest Nazarine.
Greg played his high school ball at Davis High School in Yakima.
Beetle Assistant Coach: Vinny Carrillo
Phone: (509) 731-5851
Coach Vinny Carrillo is entering into his third year of coaching with the Yakima Pepsi Beetles, and is very excited to hit the ground running.
Coach Carrillo was born and raised in the Yakima Valley. Coach Carrillo graduated from Eisenhower High School in 2008 where he played baseball and football. He was a part of the Yakima Pepsi Beetles organization from 2004-2008. He suffered an injury in the summer of 2008 that ended his hopes of playing baseball at CWU. Coach Carrillo coached at San Dimas High School in Southern California, winning a league title with a record of 17 and 1.
Coach Carrillo is currently a Pastor at Yakima Foursquare Church and is finishing his degree in Psychology through Northwest University. Coach Carrillo has a passion for developing players on and off the field.
Director of Baseball Operations: Mike Anderson
Mike joins the Beetles in 2019 to handle travel, scheduling, umpire scheduling and tournament logistics. Mike spent 20 years working as a sports writer and editor and has been working as an insurance executive in Yakima since 2006.