Outer Banks Daredevils Baseball Club



Player Name Position College Attending Class High School Hometown
Stephen Polanski OF Christopher Newport University RS Soph Hickory HS Chesapeake, VA
Damien Hairston OF Bryant & Stratton College Soph Wilson HS Portsmouth, VA
Russell Mistretta OF Mercyhurst University Soph Canisius HS Buffalo, NY
Kyle Bayles OF Mississippi State / transfer S. Alabama RS Senior Northwest Rankin HS Brandon, MS
Ryan Creps OF/INF Limestone College Junior Indiana Area HS Pittsburgh, PA
Zachary Herring OF/C Lasell College Junior Clovis North HS Fresno, CA
Kyle Strovink C Limestone College Soph Rocky Point, HS Rocky Point, NY
Robert Tew Jr. C Hampden-Sydney College Rookie Nansemond Suffolk Academy Windsor, VA
Andrew Kasiski C/UTL Hampden-Sydney College Soph Indian River HS Chesapeake, VA
Ben Closson 1B/C Houghton College Soph Lancaster HS Lancaster, NY
Mikey Polanski 1B/3B Pitt CC Soph Hickory HS Chesapeake, VA
Reid Zitzelberg 2B/SS Palm Beach State Soph East Lake HS East Lake, FL
Connor Epley 2B/OF Virginia Wesleyan University Rookie Western Harnett HS Chesapeake, VA
Cole Hobby SS/3B Young Harris College Soph McEachern HS Powder Springs, GA
Michael Gabriele SS/2B Niagara Univ Soph Canisius HS Lewiston, NY
Chad Andrzejczyk RHP/3B undecided Fresh Glenoak HS Canton, OH
Ryan Andrzejczyk RHP undecided RS Soph Glenoak HS Canton, OH
Daniel Petr RHP Lasell College Junior East Haven HS East Haven, CT
Jamie Yanchisin RHP Limestone College Junior Cimarron Memorial HS Las Vegas, NV
Chris Day RHP NC Wesleyan College Fresh Manteo HS Nags Head, NC
Ryan Allen RHP undecided Junior Western Harnett HS Lillington, NC
Cole Taylor RHP Pitt Community College Rookie Wanchese Christian Academy Manteo, NC
Frank Arnold LHP Bryant & Stratton College Soph Bishop Sullivan Catholic High Norfolk, VA
Glen Pizzanello RHP Virginia Wesleyan University Veteran Grassfield HS Chesapeake, VA
Thomas Packert RHP Christopher Newport University Soph Oscar Smith HS Chesapeake, VA
Kole Register RHP Marian Military Institute Rookie Frank W. Cox HS Virginia Beach, VA

Head Coach: Michael Dooley

Coach Dooley, a resident of Kitty Hawk, NC and native of Chesapeake, VA, will be entering his 5th season as head coach of the Outer Banks Daredevils. Coach Dooley led the Greenbrier Knights as head coach for 20 seasons prior to moving to the Outer Banks and taking the helm of the Daredevils. Coach Dooley has established great summer programs year after year, with his player first approach to summer baseball. His formula of combining playing at championship caliber level with playing for the love of the game has provided hundreds of collegiate players with a great summer baseball experience. Over his collegiate summer league coaching career, Coach Dooley has lead his ball clubs to 13 Tidewater Summer League Championships.


Asst. Coach: Graham Barnes

Assistant Coach Graham Barnes, a graduate of Appalachian State University, has been a part of the Daredevils organization through out the teams existence. His family served as host parents for many years, and Graham enjoyed his younger years as a host brother to Daredevils players each summer. During his collegiate baseball career, Graham was an outfielder and designated hitter for the Daredevils, and following his playing career, Graham joined the coaching staff of the Outer Banks Daredevils, where he has served as the first base coach during the past several seasons.


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2002 – Coastal Plain League Champions

2003 – Coastal Plain League Champions

2013 – Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League Champions

2015 – Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League Champions

2016 – Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League Champions

2018 – Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League Champions


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