June 30th, 2016
The Rod Dedeaux Foundation Award Dinner
The Rod Dedeaux Foundation Award Dinner Countdown Continues with Announcement of Coach of the Year.
Willie Randolph Announced as Coach of the Year.
We are proud to announce that after leading Team USA to a silver medal in the inaugural WSBC Premier12 Championship in Taipei, Taiwan, former MLB All-Star and manager, Willie Randolph, has earned the Rod Dedeaux USA Baseball Coach of the Year Award .
"We cannot say enough about Willie's on and off the field leadership" said Paul Seiler, USA Baseball's Executive Director/CEO. "His character and rapport with players and staff alike proved him to be a true professional in every sense of the word and a deserving recipient of The Rod Dedeaux USA Baseball Coach of the Year award."
Please join us as we honor Willie Randolph at this year's Dedeaux Foundation Award Dinner on the evening of Thursday, June 30th.
Event Sponsorship and Ticket information will be posted shortly. Stay up to date with all of the latest information on the 2016 Dedeaux Foundation Award Dinner here
About The Rod Dedeaux Foundation
The Rod Dedeaux Foundation is a 501(c) founded by the legendary College Hall of Fame and Olympic baseball coach, Rod Dedeaux. Our mission is to support at-risk youth in urban communities through baseball and softball programs. Over 10,000 youth per year participate in our programs and we award two college scholarships per year to well deserving youth; we are proud to serve the next generation with our successful programs. Our annual fundraising dinner features the presentation of The USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award to the top amateur baseball player in the county and The Rod Dedeaux Coach of The Year Award to the top amateur coach in the nation. Please explore our website to find our more about what we do.