Rick Donald joined the Delmarva Aces staff in May 2016. The Lydonville, NY native is a common name across Delmarva as he is proven hitting and catching instructor. He currently serves as an assistant coach at Indian River High School and is revered as one of the top catching instructors on the peninsula. He has a son, Collier, who currently is a junior infielder at Roanoke College (Va.)
Rick has been coaching baseball for over 14 years. His time includes stops with the Delaware Warriors, American Legion Post 28 and Indian River. He has worked with players of all ages and does private instruction on the side. Rick is also a certified personal trainer through WITS Personal Training.
He carries an extensive playing career with him as well. The hard-nosed catcher was a two-time regional state champion at Lydonville High School. His efforts propelled him to play collegiately at Erie Community College (NJCAA) and Canisius College (Division I).