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  • Josh Bieneman

    Force Baseball Director

    216-223-5234 |

    A native of Baltimore, MD, Josh Bieneman played 4 years of collegiate baseball at

    Baltimore City Community College, Georgia College & State University and Notre

    Dame College. During his collegiate career Josh was named to the All-Conference team

    3 out of his 4 years as a Catcher. He was also selected to play 2 summers in the highly

    competitive Shenandoah Valley League, in Virginia. After a brief experience in

    professional baseball with Chillicothe Paints in 2008, Josh decided to put all focus and

    efforts in the coaching and development of younger athletes.

    From 2008 through the summer of 2012 Josh coached Club Travel Teams at numerous

    age groups. He also provided Hitting, Pitching, Catching, Defensive and Speed & Agility

    instruction for players from ages 6-18. In 2010 and 2011, Josh was the Head Coach USA

    Baseball 15U NTIS Regional Team, which featured some of the best young players from

    Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia and Michigan. Josh is also a Varsity Baseball Coach at

    St. Ignatius High School, where he has worked with the Catchers and Hitters since 2010.

  • Larry Mosley

    Force Baseball Assistant Director

    15u Force Ohio

    216-223-5243 |

    Larry grew up in South Euclid where he played 3yrs of Varsity baseball at Brush High-

    school. In those 3yrs Larry was voted 1st team All- WRC, Plain Dealer Honorable

    mention, WRC most improved in addition to Team Captain.

    Larry started his College career at Lakeland Community where he played under Howie

    Krause for 2yrs and earned All- Conference Honorable Mention both years while leading

    the team in doubles and home runs his last year.

    After a short stint playing at Coker College, Larry began his coaching career at his Alma

    mater Brush High school coaching the freshman team to a 15-15 record. Currently, Larry

    is the Head Coach for the 2015 15u Force Ohio team. In his two seasons with the team,

    they have had a combined record of 110-16, while winning 10 Tournament and Runner’s

    Up in 3.

  • Ryan Virtue

    Force Westlake

    A native of Stittsville, Ontario, Canada, Ryan Virtue graduated from Niagara University

    with a bachelor of science in sports management in May of 2007. Virtue’s playing career

    at NU as a left-handed pitcher saw him performing in a variety of roles. He had been a

    conference starter, mid-week starter, and held a number of different relieving

    responsibilities. He currently ranks 2nd in career appearances at Niagara University with

    76 and tied for 5th in career wins (12). For single season pitching records he is 5th in

    appearances (22), and tied for 5th in wins (6).

    Over the course of his career, Virtue has taken various aspects of a number of techniques

    from a number of coaches, and has combined these techniques in creating his own

    coaching philosophy. He has been a private pitching instructor for over 6 years and has

    coached a number of teams at the youth, high school, and collegiate level.

    Robert Maddox

    Force Northfield/Force Eastlake/Force Fairlawn

    14u Force Ohio

    Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 34th round of the 2007 MLB Amateur Draft. After

    declining. Robert attended Ohio University and was later selected by the Cincinnati Reds

    in the 18th round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft out of Ohio University. He is

    entering his second year at Force and will be the Head Coach of 14u Force Ohio in 2015.

  • Alex Lavisky

    Force Westlake

    Alex Lavisky is a professional baseball player for the Cleveland Indians. He grew up in

    the greater Cleveland area, and currently lives in Lakewood, Ohio. Alex was a four year

    starter at St. Edward high school, winning two baseball state championships in 2008 and

    2010 earning first team All-American honors in both his junior and senior year seasons.

    He was committed to play baseball at Georgia Tech, but forwent his scholarship when he

    was drafted in the 8th round of the 2010 MLB first year player draft by the Cleveland

    Indians. Alex has spent the last 3 seasons catching for the Indians Minor League

    Affiliates the Lake County Captains, Carolina Mudcats, and now the Akron Aeros, while

    spending his off-seasons giving catching and hitting lessons at Diamond Indoor


    Steve Grife

    Force Westlake/Force Northfield

    15u Force Ohio

    Steve grew up in Sheffield Lake Ohio and graduated from Brookside high school in

    2005. After High School, he played baseball for three years at Mercyhurst College. He

    was drafted in 2009 by the Chicago Cubs where he played two seasons in their Minor

    league system. After his time with the Cubs, Steve continued his playing career in the

    Frontier League for two seasons with the Washington Wild Things and Southern Illinois

    Miners. In the off seasons during his professional playing career, Steve volunteered his

  • time with programs in the area and was the pitching coach at Mercyhurst College for

    their 2011-2012 season.

    Cody Dearth

    Force Westlake/Northfield

    13u Force Ohio

    Cody Dearth, graduated from Bellevue High School in 2007 where he played 4 years of

    varsity baseball and was a 3 time all league Pitcher/First Basemen and a district 9 All

    Star. He also played 4 years of Varsity baseball at Youngstown State University. Former

    Coach for Bellevue High Schools summer travel team. Cody is entering his second year

    with Force and will coach 13u Force Ohio.

    Chris Goodrum

    Force Eastlake/Force Northfield

    18u Force Ohio -Goodrum

    Playing Career

    Catcher- Mentor High School 1989-91

    Earned All-Conference Honors 1991

    Catcher and Outfielder- Lakeland 91-93

    Earned All-Conference Honors 1993

    Outfielder- Coker College, SC. 1994

    NAIA College World Series 1994

    Inducted in Coker Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

    Coaching Career

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  • Head Coach Force Ohio

    Instructor Force Baseball Academy

    Mark Terlep

    Force Westlake

    Mark is a former Collegiate Infielder who played both Basketball and Baseball at

    Wittenberg University. He is currently beginning his 14th Season as a Coach at St.

    Ignatius High School.

    Paul Roskos

    Force Eastlake/Northfield

    Paul Roskos is from Timberlake, OH, where he attended Eastlake North

    High School and graduated as part of the class of 2005. Paul

    participated in Varsity Golf and Baseball at North. Paul then

    continued his athletic playing career at Lake Erie College in

    Painesville, OH, for 4 years in both Golf and Baseball. Paul graduated

    with a Degree in Business Administration and Sport Management in May

    of 2009. Mr. Roskos joined the Force Sports Coaching Staff part-time

    in September of 2012. He was the Head Coach of the 13u Blue Sox (2013) and 10u Blue

    Sox (2014)

    Paul primarily played OF throughout his playing career until college

    where he pitched full-time and offers well-rounded instruction for

    each position. Paul currently resides in Eastlake with his wife

    Kimberly and 3 children Jackson, Elliana, and Milo.

  • Jake Schoch

    Force Northfield & Westlake

    16u Force Ohio

    Jake is currently a Collegiate Baseball player at John Carroll University. Beginning his

    second year with the Force Baseball program, Jake will be giving instruction at Force

    Northfield and Westlake during the winter months.

    Jeff Hehr

    Force Northfield

    Born is Corning, NY, Jeff played his College Baseball as a Shortstop at Eastern

    Michigan. He was Selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 20th round (No. 617 overall)

    of the 2007 MLB Draft. Jeff played with the Mahoning Valley Scrappers and Lake

    County Captains.

  • Jonathan Sprowls

    Force Westlake

    Jonathan, a Graduate from Claymont high school, was named all-conference for

    the E.C.O.L. Jonathan attended Cleveland State University as a relief/ closing pitcher for

    the Vikings. During his 4 yrs. at Cleveland State, Jonathan obtained a B.A. in Psychology

    with the concentration on the mental aspect of sports in Psychology with a minor in

    Communication. Post-graduation, Jonathan was 11th pick overall in the Frontier League.

    He now currently works at the VA Medical Center as a Therapist for long term

    rehabilitation and to head back to school for his PhD in Psychology.

    Eric Yanosich

    Force Northfield

    Force Eastlake/Force Northfield


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