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Dave Garcia
Head Coach
  • Office: P118 
  • Telephone: 217/351-2297
     Email: dgarsh22@aol.com
 
In his first year as a head coach at the college level, Garcia
brings 5 years of professional baseball experience to the Parkland
Baseball staff.  He spent four seasons with the River City Rascals and
was the bench coach for the 2010 team that won the Frontier
League championship. In 2011 the Rascals tied the Frontier League record for wins (68) during the
regular season before falling to the Slammers in the Frontier
League Championship Series. Eight of the players Garcia has coached have been signed to
affiliated baseball. Coach Garcia spent 2013 as the hitting coach of
the Joliet Slammers before leaving professional baseball in August to coach at his
alma mater Parkland College.
 
Coach Garcia has spent the last 9 years as the head baseball coach/AD at
Putnam County High School.  Garcia led the Panthers to the Sweet 16 in
2011 and to a State Runner Up finish in 2013.  Garcia has helped over
25 area baseball players move on to play collegiate baseball. In his 5 years
as the head varsity coach Garcia collected a career record of 124-51 for the Panthers.
 
As a player, Coach Garcia played at Parkland College from 1998-2000.  In the
fall of 1999, Garcia signed to play at Northern Illinois University.  Following his
senior season he signed a professional contract to play in the Frontier League for
the Rockford Riverhawks. 
 
Coach Garcia has been happily married to his wife Jen since 2004.  They have two
daughters McKenna (7) and Macie (2). 
 
 
 
Travis Webb
Assistant Coach
• Office: P118 
• Telephone: 217/351-2297
• Email: twebb@parkland.edu 
 
Webb will work with the pitching staff and also head recruiting efforts as well as assist with camp coordination.
 
Webb, a former Cobra himself, helped lead the Cobras to the 2005 National Title game. After spending two years with the Cobras, Webb continued his career at the University of Tennessee at Martin (UTM) that competes in the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC). While at UTM, Webb set the single season appearance record (32) and was also ranked 3rd in E.R.A. in the OVC. Webb graduated in 2009 with a bachelors degree in Health and Human Performance and Biology.
 
Webb began his coaching career in the summer of 2009 when he caugh on with the Front Royal Cardinals. At the completion of the summer, Webb became the pitching coach for Black Hawk Community College in Moline, Illinois. During his three seasons at Black Hawk, Travis helped the Braves to multiple 40+ win seasons as well as a #3 national ranking. While at Black Hawk, Webb helped seven pitchers reach the NCAA D1 level, seven to the NCAA D2 level and saw two pitchers selected in the MLB draft.
 
Webb is also an associate scout with the Philadelphia Phillies and also created Controlled Chaos Baseball, which is an instruction company that has served over 140 players of all ages.
 
 
 
 Zach Berryman
Assistant Baseball Coach
Office: P118
Telephone: 217/351-2297
Email: zachberryman24@yahoo.com
 
Coach Berryman is in his first coaching position at the college level.  He spent last year, his first coaching experience, under Dave Garcia at Putnam County where they led the Panthers to 2nd place in the 1A State Playoffs.  Coach Berryman is from Ottawa, IL and attended Ottawa Township High School.  He was apart of the 2009 National Championship team as a member of the Cobras.  He finished his playing career at North Park University in Chicago, IL.  Coach Berryman will work with the infielders and hitters.
 
 
Jon Goebel
Assistant Baseball Coach
Office: P118 
Telephone: 217/351-2297
Email: jgoebel@parkland.edu
 
Coach Goebel returns to the Parkland coaching staff after serving as an assistant in 2010.  He has spent the last 4 years serving as the Champaign Centennial High School pitching coach, as well as, coaching and directing a local high school travel baseball program in Champaign, called Team Mizuno IL.  Coach Goebel is from Edwardsville, IL where he attended Edwardsville High School.  He played 2 years of junior college baseball before attending Bradley University for his junior and senior seasons.  Coach Goebel participated in the junior college world series as both a player and a coach. He will work with Parkland pitchers and outfielders. 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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