Coach Dustin Foster
Driveline certified coach Dustin Foster has been providing Pitching and Hitting lessons for over 15 years.  EKC Cross is Dustin's second baseball academy as the majority of his Coaching career has been in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.  A native Missourian, Dustin was an All-State OF for Reeds Spring High and scholarship baseball player for Evangel University.  Dustin has four kids, two who are currently in the EKC Cross baseball program with Corbin on the 8U team and Owen on the 7U team.


Coach Dustin Zink

Coach Dustin Zink spent 15 years playing baseball, ending with 2 years as a catcher at Kansas Wesleyan University.  After baseball Coach Zink interned at The University of Tampa as a Strength and Conditioning Coach.  In addition to his Coaching background, Coack Zink, in 2018 totals that qualified him for the U25 Olympic Weightlifting National Championships. 


Coach Christian White

Originally from Kearney, Christian was a 4-Year Starter from Kearney High School and was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in 2011 (36th Round).  Christian brings his playing knowledge along with over 15 years of baseball instruction knowledge.

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Coach Andrew Kelne
From Holden, Missouri where he played baseball and basketball for his high school, Coach Kelne went on to play 4 years of college baseball as a starting pitcher at Longview Community College and MidAmerica Nazarene University, where he graduated in 2007. Coach Kelne then spent the next 2 years playing professionally with the McKinney Blue Thunder of the Continental League before hanging it up 2008. He currently resides in Blue Springs with his wife, Monica, and son, Drew, who is a current EKC player (7U Cross).


Coach Bill Cain 
Coach Bill Cain a current RHP for Emporia State is currently erning his degree in Coaching and is set to graduate in 2022.  Coach Bill's #1 has always been injury prevention and is a big believe in rest and recovery when in comes to a young pitchers arm.