Coaching Staff

Bryan NikkelBryan Nikkel

Head Coach

  • Office: Regents Center 217E
  • Phone: (563) 387-1590
  • Takes over Norse baseball program after serving as the top assistant and recruiting coordinator at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD the past four years
  • During this stretch Augustana produced four 30-plus win seasons; made two NCAA II National Tournament appearances; made four NSIC Tournament appearances capturing the tournament championship in 2014
  • 2003 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State University
  • Four-year letter winner as a catcher at SMSU and twice served as team captain
  • Following his playing days he was an assistant coach at Southwest Minnesota State for three years (2007-2010)
  • He has also served as Head Coach for the Marshall, Minn., American Legion baseball team for two years (2009-2011) and the Grand Rapids, Minn., VFW baseball team for three years (2004-2007)