Author, Youth Baseball Coach, and Former Collegiate Water Polo Goalie
Trainer - Sacramento
Sports: Baseball, Softball, Swimming, Water Polo
Marc Schmatjen (pronounced “smidgen,” like a little smidgen of this or that) is a California native who played water polo for Davis High School and Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. After eighteen years in engineering, Marc began his second career as a children’s book author and a humor columnist. A baseball and softball umpire in college, Marc is now a youth baseball coach with the Rocklin PONY organization, and has managed to coach every one of his three sons’ teams since 2009. Marc is passionate about keeping youth sports focused on what is most important – giving our youth the tools to become good quality adults.