A Pella Christian High School graduate and baseball stand-out at Central College has been named an assistant baseball coach for the Dutch. Matt Menninga was a two-time team co-captain as a catcher at Central and ranks in the top ten all-time for the Dutch in several career and single-season offensive categories. Menninga served as an assistant coach at Pella High School from 2007 to 2008 and also serves as manager of Stravers Cellular in Pella.
Menninga’s All-time Records at Central:
.336 career batting average (9th)
126 career RBIs (3rd)
.560 slugging percentage (8th)
99 runs scored (9th)
139 career hits (9th)
43 RBIs in 2000 (6th)