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Helping You Train Better For Over 30 Years

Next level athletic training



Owner / Instructor/Coach

After coaching for 30 years, Robbie followed his dream of opening up a state-of-the-art hitting facility in the Tidewater area. He has coached a variety of sports, including baseball, softball, basketball, and volleyball. One of his greatest desires is to get players to the next level, whatever it may be for them and to teach life lessons through the game of Baseball/Softball. Currently, Robbie is Managing/Coaching the Western Branch High School JV Baseball Team. He also Manages/Coaches the Old Dominion Hitters 2019 Rob Showcase team, where all 21 High School players on the roster from Hampton Roads and parts of North Carolina, are committed to play at the collegiate level. Robbie has been happily married to his wife, Kelly, for 28 years. They have 2 grown children, Ashley, who grew up playing for the Virginia Legends, and Zach, who is currently a pro baseball player for the Tampa Bay Rays organization. Robbie played an influential role as their coach. His family is his greatest treasure.


Current Pro player with Tampa Bay Rays/Instructor
  • 2014 Tidewater player of the Year
  • Western Branch High Baseball, State Champions and 2014 Virginia 6A State player of the year
  • Played D1 College Baseball with the Old Dominion Monarchs and was an All-American
  • Shortstop as a Freshman and Junior.
  • Finalist for Rawlings Gold Glove in the Country.
  • Played in the Cape Cod Sumer League where he was named MVP of the Cape Cod All Star Game and was a Cape Cod 1st team All Cape Cod Team.
  • Drafted in the MLB 2017 Draft in the 6th round to the Tampa Bay Rays Organization as a shortstop.
  • Played 2018 Full Season A ball in the Midwest League with Tampa Bay Affiliate, Bowling Green Hot Rods, where they won the championship with a Minor league most wins in the country
  • Represented the Tampa Bay Rays with Bowling Green Hot Rods in the Midwest All Star Game.
  • 2019 Zach was promoted to High “A” and assigned to Port Charlotte Stonecrabs

Kelly Rutherford

Owner / Administrator