Coach Shawn Diehl is a graduate from Belhaven University where he played under, Mississippi Hall of Fame Coach, Hill Denson. Shawn was a switch hitting shortstop and helped lead Belhaven to the NAIA World Series in Lewiston, Idaho. He has coached 10U-17U VBA teams. Shawn has been training and developing baseball players at VBA from 2010 to present. He also assists other local travel teams to help develop better coaching and spread knowledge to the baseball community. " My ultimate goal is to teach a player how to coach himself both mentally and mechanically, that's when I know I've done a good job."