NorCal Valley Stompers aspires to be an outstanding educational and athletic organization that provides a memorable experience for every athlete. Our goal is to provide all coaches with the tools to succeed in positive coaching. We are committed to crea


Don Emerson - 16U (99s) Head Coach

Coach Emerson has 10 years experience as a softball coach at the Recreational, Travel Ball, and Junior Varsity levels. Most recently he has been the Assistant Coach for the Valley Stompers 12A team. In 2002 and 2003 Coach Emerson was the Assistant Coach for the California High JV team. During that time he also served as an Assistant Coach with the Lady Hustle 14s.

Coach Emerson is not just a coach, but also a player. He has played men’s fastpitch softball for 25 years. His playing experience also includes two years of Junior College baseball at Ohlone Junior College (1980 and 1981) as well as two years of College baseball at Cal State Hayward (1982 and 1983).