All Falls Aces Coaches are background checked, ensuring that you can trust the adults that are around your children. We also have staff on-hand who are AED, CPR and First Aid certified.
Head Coaches are Driveline-certified, completing coursework that covers:
- How to coach kids and introducing the skills that scale
- Hitting philosophy, mechanics, and outputs
- Principles of throwing warm-up and warm-up drills
- Throwing philosophy, mechanics, and outputs
- Basics of strength
- Practice design principles and structure
- How to schedule a season
- Pre/Post game routines
Alex Tomter – Pitching Instructor
Alex has been involved in baseball at every single level from youth to professional. From his time as a player at Brookfield Central High School and Concordia University Wisconsin to coaching varsity baseball at Brookfield Central and college baseball at Milwaukee School of Engineering as well as spending time working for the Pittsburgh Pirates in their scouting and player development departments, Tomter has been able to learn and acquire knowledge from some of the brightest minds in all of baseball.
Dan Born – Hitting/Fielding Instructor
Dan, a local Falls resident, started playing baseball when he was five years old. Over the last 25 years of playing and coaching, a big portion of that time has been in Menomonee Falls. Born started his baseball career by playing for Menomonee Falls Little League and Menomonee Falls High School. He went on to play collegiately at MATC Milwaukee and Carroll University. At MATC, he received the Team Gold Glove Award because of his versatility of being able to play eight of nine defensive positions. He also coached at MATC for 5 years. Currently, Born is an instructor for the Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Academy as well as an assistant coach on the Menomonee Falls Varsity Baseball team.
Jacob Windom – Catching/Fielding Instructor
Jacob has been involved in baseball for over 30 years, including playing at UW-Oshkosh before injuries shortened his collegiate career. Windom has coached at Nicolet and Vincent High Schools as a Varsity Assistant Coach, and now has a decade of youth coaching experience under his belt. Jacob continues his development through his active ABCA membership.
Aaron Lilach – Hitting/Fielding Instructor
Aaron has close to four decades of baseball experience as a player, coach, and now as the Falls Aces General Manager. Lilach’s playing time ended in High School, however his growth as an offensive coach has led to the Falls Aces winning the 2018 ABCA/Diamond Kinetics Technology Award. A tireless entrepreneur at heart, Aaron is credited with starting the Falls Aces program, acquiring the Launch Pad and evolving it into a high-level development center.
Falls Aces Baseball has access to some of the best baseball minds in the game to supplement our coaches’ experience. From current MLB personnel and former MLB players, to gurus in technology, statistics, strength training, and baseball mechanics, Falls Aces Baseball offers Menomonee Falls athletes the latest development strategies and tactics available.