Luther College head baseball coach Bryan Nikkel will be a guest speaker at the 75th Annual National Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Convention that will take place in Dallas, Texas Jan. 3-6.
Coach Nikkel, along with coaches from the NCAA I, NCAA II and NAIA, will be speaking at the Rookie Coaches Mentorship Meeting that will take place Thursday, Jan. 3 at 9:00 p.m.
Coach Nikkel, who will begin his fifth season at the helm of the Norse program in 2019, has compiled an overall record of 107-70. His players have earned a combined 21 all-conference honors including two that were named Iowa Conference Pitcher of the Year in 2016 and 2018. In 2016, he led the Norse to a record of 34-14, the Iowa Conference Tournament championship and a trip to the NCAA III National Baseball Tournament Central Regional.