Staff

Your Kado Family Leaders

Coach Kadokawa

Founder/Head Instructor

Coach Gutierrez

Head Instructor/Coach

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Shorty Gutierrez played High school baseball at Overfelt High School. From there he went on to play college baseball at Mission College and Menlo College. Shorty was the assistant coach at Leigh High School with Mike Luna from 2000 to 2005, where they landed the CCS Championship Div 1 in 2000. In 2006 he became the head coach at Sobrato High school. He started the baseball program at Sobrato and took them to the Div 2 CCS Championship game in 2009. He was also voted High School Baseball Coach of the Year in 2009 by Mercury News. In 2010 he moved on to be the assistant coach at Mission College. Shorty then became Head Coach at Over felt High School in 2013.

Coach Cruz

Head Instructor/Coach

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Vince Cruz has played baseball for over 19 years. He has over 9 years of coaching experience and has coached high school baseball for the past 5 years.

Coach Gutierrez

Instructor/Coach

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Coach Gutierrez is our 11u Columbia coach. He has many years or coaching experience. Including Hardtke World of Baseball, Silver Creek High School, DeAnza College, California Gold Coast Collegiate Wooden Bat League, as well as Kado Baseball.

Coach Siegel

Instructor/Coach

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Coach Siegel spent 25 seasons coaching little league in Palo Alto, including managing about 15 all-star squads over those seasons. He was a founder of one of the first travel teams in the area (The West Bay Titans), whose alumni included Daniel Descalso (Arizona Diamondbacks). He is a graduate of Union College (NY) and Stanford Business School (MBA). A San Francisco Giant’s fan, he attended it’s fantasy camp in January of 2018 and at the age of 60, he continues to play baseball in a local league.

Coach Quiery

Instructor/Coach

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A native of San Mateo, CA Tim Quiery played at Junipero Serra High School and won WCAL Championships all four years including a CCS Championship his senior year in 2009. He then went on to attend San Jose State University on a baseball scholarship. Tim was a four year starter playing outfield and first base. Tim was a four time Academic All-WAC honoree and a two-time San Jose State Scholar-Athlete and graduated in four years with a degree in Communication Studies. He has coached for a collegiate summer ball team the Pacific Union Financial Capitalists and has just completed his third season with Kado Baseball.

Coach Bantilan

Instructor/Coach

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Coach Bantilan grew up in Morgan Hill, CA. He played PONY Baseball all the way through high school and was on the 2005-2006 Colt World Series team. He was a four year starter on the Live Oak Varsity Baseball team and in 2008 they were the CCS Champions. He attended Gavilan Junior College and played baseball there as a pitcher, corner infielder and designated hitter. He has been coaching travel baseball now for the past 7 years.

Coach Greenfield

Instructor/Coach

Coach Owen

Instructor/Coach

Coach Austin

Instructor/Coach

Coach M. Luna

Instructor/Coach

Coach E. Luna

Instructor/Coach

Coach Casorla

Instructor/Coach