Who are we and why should you trust us?

Great question –  we are glad you asked! All of us at Recruiting Roadmap know exactly what it is like to be in your shoes as a college baseball recruit. We know what you’re going through first-hand.

We also know what it’s like to be college coaches and scouts going through the process of recruiting players for our programs.

If you’re curious to learn specifically about our collective experience then we’d love for you to check out our bios below…

NOLAN MANSFIELD

Founder, Co-Owner, Sales Director

Mansfield was a standout at Eastern Regional High School, and his journey led him to the University of Kansas after high school. During his first year at KU, Mansfield played for the club baseball team, and then made the Kansas Jayhawk Division 1 team as a walk-on. After starting out as a bullpen catcher, Mansfield worked his way into a key role as a relief pitcher his final two years at KU. After graduation, Mansfield was picked up by the Seattle Mariners and played Minor League Baseball in the Mariners organization. After his playing days, Mansfield moved to the Kansas City area to pursue a career in coaching and business.

Playing Experience:

  • University of Kansas
  • Seattle Mariners Organization Minor Leagues

Coaching Experience:

  • 15U-18U Private Instructor (2012-present)
  • 15U-18U Youth Summer Head Coach (2013-present)
  • Pembroke Hill High School, Assistant Coach, Pitching Coordinator (2013-2014)
  • Bishop Miege High School, Assistant Coach, Pitching Coordinator (2015-present)
  • Washington Nationals, Associate Scout (2016-present)

 

MATT WILLIAMS

Founder, Co-Owner, Technical Director

Matt Williams played his youth and high school baseball in his home state of Michigan before going to Duke University on a baseball scholarship. While at Duke, Matt was a four-year starting catcher and played 214 games in his four year career. After graduation, Matt was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 18th round of the 2009 MLB draft. Matt went on to play one year of professional baseball before retiring to pursue a career in business and coaching.

Playing Experience:

  • Duke University
  • Chicago Cubs Organization Minor Leagues

Coaching Experience:

  • 15U-18U Private Instructor (2012-present)
  • 14U-18U Youth Summer Head Coach (2012-present)
  • Kansas City Christian School, Varsity Head Coach (2013)
  • Catcher University, Founder, Head Coach (2014-present)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University, Assistant Coach (2014-present)