Welcome new Albert Lea Lakers Assistant Coach for the 2018 summer Pete Sitorius!
Sitorius is currently working on his masters degree in sports management at Missouri State University following his undergrad work at Nebraska Wesleyan University, He has coached at several levels from youth to college baseball with a focus on infield and hitting.
Sitorius played his college ball at Nebraska Wesleyan University, starting all four years as a corner infielder. He was a relief pitcher as well for the Prairie Wolves. He ranked third all-time in games played at NWU. Sitorius was named NWU’s defensive MVP in both 2013 and 2014, as well as being named first team all D-3 Independent and Overall team MVP in 2014. Following graduation Sitorius played an integral part on two MINK League south division championship teams with the Ozark Generals.
“I’d like to thank the Albert Lea Lakers organization and head coach Michael Keeran for the opportunity to continue coaching and help young men reach their life and athletic goals”
“Through hockey I have had the opportunity to see the community support for athletics in Albert Lea and I am looking forward to seeing that same support this summer, as we try to bring home a Pioneer League championship” – Coach Sitorius
“Pete is a well-rounded coach and will work with the infielders and hitters. He’s a hard worker and has a high baseball IQ. He did a great job at Ozark and I believe he will do a great job being the assistant coach for Albert Lea as well. He will be a big help developing players and getting us towards a championship team” – Coach Keeran