We take a great deal of pride in developing our Staff as much as we develop our players. Our Coaches routinely attend ABCA clinics and conventions, State High School conventions, local training sessions provided by High School staff, and more. No local program commits as many resources to Staff training as we do.
All Falls Aces and Aces Baseball Coaches and Instructors 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, with supplies at both our indoor training facility and outdoor Complex.
All 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
Tyger Pederson – Director of Player & Coach Development
Tyger is a graduate of Palo Alto High School in California. After his prep career Pederson starred as a Second Baseman at The University of Pacific before being drafted in the 33rd round by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Pederson played 4 seasons of professional baseball before retiring and pursuing a career in coaching. Pederson has coached with MLB in Taiwan, Milb with St Louis, Division 1 College at Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo, Division 2 College at Hawaii Pacific along with college summer ball in the Northwoods and California Collegiate League.
Most recently Pederson is the current AA Hitting Coach with the St Louis Cardinals. Before COVID, he was in MLB Spring Training with the Cardinals.
Tyger is the son of Stu and Shelly Pederson, and growing up, Pederson was heavily surrounded by the game of baseball. His father played 13 years of professional baseball with the Dodgers and Blue Jays organizations. His brother Joc, plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers, his sister, Jacey, plays soccer for UCLA, and his brother, Champ, is a motivational speaker and advocate for his organization, “Live Like a Champ.”
Alex Tomter – Pitching Instructor
Alex is currently the Head Coach at Bryant & Stratton College, and a coach on our U16 tournament team. He 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.
Aaron Lilach – Hitting/Fielding Instructor
Aaron is the JV Head Coach at West Bend West, and serves as a coach on our U16 tournament team. 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 and 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.