2014 Baseball
Overall Conference Streak Home Away Neutral
7-32 (.179) 4-20 (.167) Lost 4 3-7 3-21 1-4
Joe Tautges
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Joe Tautges
Assistant Coach
3rd Season

Joe Tautges is in his third season as the assistant baseball coach at Waldorf College.

Tautges graduated from Brainerd High School in 2002.  After high school, Tautges attended Waldorf College where he earned an associate's degree before transferring to the University of Evansville in 2004.  In 2005, Tautges transferred back to Waldorf where he earned a bachelor's degree in Foundations of Education in 2007.  Tautges played baseball at Waldorf and at the University of Evansville and was an assistant coach under former head coach Chad Gassman in 2007.
While playing, Tautges was an All-Conference player in 2004 and led the conference in doubles.  He also led his team in average, doubles, RBIs and homeruns.
In 2007, Tautges moved back to Brainerd where he coached the Brainerd Legion Baseball Team, leading them to the District Tournament.
Tautges is married to his wife, Katie, who works at Belmond Specialty Hospital in outpatient registration.  They have two daughters, Ava and Shea, and reside in Belmond.
2014 Baseball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Jarvis WhiteSROF5-5150Palmetto, Fla.Palmetto HS
2Phillip TimmSRP5-7150Tempe, Ariz.Gateway CC
3Tony MannaFRMIF/P6-1150Omaha, Neb.Omana Central HS
4Erik GuererroJRMIF/3B5-8160Lynn, Mass.Lynn Tech College
5Michael KeeranSOOF/P6-0185Clear Lake, IowaClear Lake HS
6Kendrick WhiteJR3B/1B/OF6-4220Independence, Mo.Park Hill South HS
7Kevin WarnesJRMIF/P5-11165Fresno, CalifReedley CC
8Jeff FersteinSRC/1B5-11185Vernon Hills, Ill.College of Lake County
9Trevor BauerSOP5-11180Twentynine Palms, Calif.Galveston College
10Dean MickFR3B/2B/P5-10150Athens, Ill.Athens HS
11Casey SmithSO3B/2B5-5197Decorah, IowaDecorah HS
12Zach BusemanFRP6-6190Garner, IowaGarner HS
13Vince PerricelliSROF5-9160Niagara Falls, N.Y.Niagara Falls HS
14Casey SchuermannSRP/Util5-11190Victoria, Ill.Spoon River CC
15Tevin PadgettSROF5-10175Pensacola, Fla.J.M. Tate HS
16Chad CzaplewskiFR1B/OF/P6-1160Eagan, Minn.Eagan HS
17Dave EricksonFRP5-11175Sherwood Park, AlbertaSt. Francis Xavier
18Kellan MickFRC5-11169Athens, Ill.Athens HS
20Reid GilbertsonJRP5-10150Forest City, IowaForest City HS
21Max QuerinJRP6-0170Davenport, IowaBlack Hawk College
22Ryan McCabeFRC/OF5-8185Blooming Prairie, Minn.Blooming Prairie HS
23Derek BreitJRMIF/3B6-0160Rockford, Ill.Lincoln College
24Ariel GomerezJRP6-4190Howard Beach, N.Y.Queensborough CC
26Chase BryantFRP6-0175Belle Plaine, IowaBelle Plaine HS
28Isaiah LufkinFRC5-8170Rosemount, Minn.Rosemount HS
31Kyle OlsonSR2B5-7185Fairbanks, AlaskaLathrop HS
32Ben AlexanderJROF6-3215Victoria, Minn.Rochester Mayo HS
33Dylan BezayiffJRC/1B6-0200Pittsburg, Calif.Los Medanos CC
35Heath HutchesonFROF6-3170Garner, IowaGarner HS
39Dillon SchulzSO1B6-0245Spencer, IowaSpencer HS
Ryan Flickinger - Head Coach - 3rd season
Joe Tautges - Assistant Coach - 3rd season