Coaches/Staff

This is the official website for Diablo Valley College Viking Athletics.

Baseball Coaches and Staff

Head Coach
Steve Ward

Steve Ward has stepped back into the position of head coach of DVC baseball.  He was hired as head coach of baseball 25 years ago, then was named athletic director in 1994, working both as athletic director and head baseball coach.  From 1986-2000, Coach Ward led the team to a 357-273-2 record as head coach and led the team to the Golden Gate Conference Championship in 1989.  In 2000, Ward resigned from the head coach position.  In 2002 he was inducted into the California Community College Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.  In 2005 Ward founded the DVC Athletic Hall of Fame, becoming the Chairperson.  Steve has spent the majority of his career at DVC and has significant accomplishments.  His 15 year record as head coach at DVC is 382-290-2 with 10 State playoff appearances. 

Contact Coach Ward:  925-969-2762 or email: sward@dvc.edu

Assistant Coaches


Dan Parker 

Dan Parker joins the DVC baseball staff after serving as an assistant coach at Napa Valley College from 2011-13.  He has been a head coach at Tamalpais High school from 2004-06, and St Helena High School from 2007-09, he then was an assistant coach at Justin Sienna High School from 2009-11.  Dan is a former 1st Team All-Conference pitcher and outfielder at DVC in 1998-99.  Drafted and signed with the Houston Astros after the 1999 season at DVC.  He pitched 3 years in the Astros minor league system.   

Mike Leite