Infield instructor and a local to the area, Rafi Rodriguez graduated from Spanish River High School where he played shortstop before being a four-year starter for Mercer University in Macon GA. He signed with the Texas Rangers as a Free Agent in 2001 and played in the Rangers minor league system for 3 years. Rafi coached for Puerto Rico in the Winter League for two seasons and won a National Championship as a coach for the Lynn University Women’s Softball team. He has also coached several local high school teams for the past 5 years.
ELEV|8 is privileged to have a Coach like Rafi on their coaching staff. His chemistry with the players and his ability to teach is impeccable.