Coaching Staff

Travis LaMar – Head Coach

With ample Bombers & baseball experience on his resume,  Travis LaMar took the helm as Head Coach in 2019.  LaMar joined the Bombers staff in 2017 as an Assistant Coach.  In 2018, he assumed the duties of Pitching Coach.   An Evansville native and Harrison High School standout, LaMar was drafted out of high school by the Baltimore Orioles in the 44th round.  Opting for college, he pitched for Olney Central College before finishing his eligibility at Wright State University.  He played all of his collegiate summers with the Dubois County Bombers (2007 – 2009).  Following graduation, he played for the Lake Erie Crushers & the Evansville Otters.  He previously assisted with the Harrison High School baseball team and is currently assisting with the Southridge baseball program.   Travis is a teacher and coach at Caze Elementary in Evansville.  

Willie Poe – Assistant Coach

Willie Poe joins the Bombers organization as an Assistant Coach for the 2021 season.  No stranger to League Stadium and the Bombers, Poe was a member of the 2015 & 2017 teams and two OVL Championship seasons.  The Lexington, KY native and Bellarmine University graduate pitched for the Knights from 2014-2019 and was part of their GLVC Championship team. He spent his 2018 summer in the GLSCL with the Southern Ohio Copperheads. Since completing his playing career, he has coached at Iowa Wesleyan University and Indian Hills Community College.  Poe is currently an Assistant Coach at Oakland City University.     

Bryce Wilz – Assistant Coach

Loogootee native, Bryce Wilz comes back as an Assistant Coach 8 years after pitching for the 2013 Bombers team. Wilz pitched for Southeastern Illinois College before transferring to Brescia University where he garnered All Conference honors.  He is currently at Southeastern Illinois College in his third year as their pitching coach.  His summers have included coaching in the Ohio Valley League with the Muhlenberg County Stallions in 2018 and was to be with the Madisonville Miners in 2020.  

Mark Peters – Player Recruitment

Mark Peters is in his 7th year of being part of the player recruitment team for the Bombers.  Peters, a native of Huntingburg, has been connected to high school and college baseball for over twenty years as both a coach and recruiter, sending players to many well known baseball schools.