Instructor and Top Flight Coach
Coach Danny Stienstra attended St Francis High School and was successful on the baseball team, making 1st team all league as an infielder.
Following high school, Danny played for San Jose State where he was a four year starter and was top 5 in all time hits, fielding percentage and top ten in RBI's. Additionally Danny was named a Freshman All American following the 1st season, was 1st team All League Selection as a senior and was an Academic All American.
Coach Stienstra played in the Cal Ripken Collegiate League during college summers, broke the batting average record and also the league RBI record. His team won the league Championship 2 out of the 3 years and the team was ranked top 5 college summer teams all 3 years.
Danny was drafted in the 12th round by the St Louis Cardinals.
As a coach, Danny has coached within the Top Flight organization with the 14U and 16U teams. He has helped run player development programs and gives lessons to players at all levels from middle school to the professional minor leagues.
Currently the Coach Stienstra is the Varsity hitting/infield coach at Archbishop Mitty High School.