The Perfect Team
Kylie Hovinga-Wees (Pitching)
Kylie is a former Pitcher at Creighton University and Papillion-LaVista High School.
She was All State in 2006 and 2007 leading them to State Championships both years.
Kylie had a season ERA of 0.27 in 2006 which is among the best ever in the State of Nebraska.
She played club ball for Nebraska Quakes Gold and led them to 2 appearances at ASA Gold Nationals.
She is currently the Pitching Coach at Millard West High School and does Private Pitching lessons.
Kylie’s younger sister, Karissa, was also an All Stater at Papillion-LaVista, Pitched at Oregon in two College World Series, is a member of Team Canada and is currently a Graduate Assistant at the University of Minnesota.
Dan Johnston (Hitting)
UFA Director of Hitting and Mental Training
Papillion-La Vista Varsity Assistant Softball Coach: 2017 – Present
2017 Nebraska Class A State Champions
Papillion-La Vista Juniors Head Baseball Coach: 2016 – Present
2016 Nebraska State Legion Juniors Runner-Up
Papillion-La Vista Varsity Assistant Baseball Coach: 2012 – 2015
2008 Nebraska Baseball Letter Winner
Utility player for top 25-ranked and NCAA Regional host, The University of Nebraska at Lincoln, as a true freshman
2007 First-Team Super-State Infielder
2007 Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball
2006 Second-Team Super-State Infielder
2005 Honorable-Mention All-State Infielder
Nine-time letter winner at Papillion-La Vista High School (2004-2007) – Baseball, Basketball, and Tennis
Luke Olson (Hitting)
Head coach for UFA Thunder 16U team
2-year club softball coach
5-year high school softball coach
Current head JV coach and varsity assistant coach to the reigning state champion Papillion-La Vista Monarchs
Clint Hoelscher (Hitting/Slapping)
Currently Varsity Assistant Coach at Papillion LaVista High School (2006 to Present)
Assisted Papillion LaVista to 4 Class A State Softball Championships (2006, 2007, 2010, 2017)
Hitting Coach at Papillion LaVista (2010-present)
Assistant Coach of NE Premeir Gold 12 (Present)
Gold level Coach of NE Quakes Prime (2015-2018)
NE Quakes Head Coach (2009-2015)
Cole Gruber (Hitting)
CoSIDA Division I Academic All American of the Year
2016 UNO Male Athlete of the Year
2015-2016 Summit League 1st Team All-Conference
2015-2016 Summit League Academic All-League Team
2015 Academic All American Division I 2nd Team
Current Record holder of stolen bases at UNO (105)
Drafted in the 27th Round by the Oakland Athletics