Director of Operations / Field Manager / Owner
Dale has been the Field Manager for the Express since the inaugural 2005 season. The 2010 Northwoods League Manager of the Year has led the Express to the playoffs five times, winning Eau Claire’s first NWL Championship in 2010. The Express also reached the Championship Series in 2007 and 2016 and the Divisional Series in 2009. The 2016 season marked his 11th as the team’s Director of Operations.
A native of Marshfied, Wis., Dale is no stranger to Eau Claire baseball, having played a number of years for the Eau Claire Cavaliers. He also served as an assistant coach at his alma mater, UW-Eau Claire. After a short coaching stint at UW-River Falls, Dale served as the head coach and Director of Facilities at Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wis. from 1999-2001.
Dale and his wife Jennifer live in Eau Claire with their three children: Jake, Averie and Christian.
Vic finishes his 13th season as the Express pitching coach in 2017. He brings over 15 years of coaching experience to the Express staff.
Following a standout career at UW-Eau Claire, he set career records for wins, strikeouts, innings pitched and appearances during a 15-year career with the Eau Claire Cavaliers. Vic has served as an assistant coach at Eau Claire Memorial and Chippewa Falls High School, where he continues to teach.
Vic lives in Eau Claire with his wife Pam and daughters Katie and Emma.
During the Spring, Sanchez coaches at Paradise Valley Community College in Phoenix, AZ. At Paradise Valley, he assists with the pitchers and catchers along with base coaching. He also assists with recruiting for the baseball program.
A native of Albuquerque, NM, he began his collegiate playing career at the University of New Mexico in 2012. He served as the team closer from 2014-2016. He currently holds the record for career saves (20) at the University of New Mexico. In his sophomore season, Sanchez pitched in 22 games while posting a 2.33 ERA along with a 4-1 record. Sanchez was named to the watch list for both the Gregg Olson Award (Breakout Player of the Year) and Stopper of the Year (Best Reliever in the Nation) in 2014 and 2015. He was named team captain for 2015-2016 season.
Sanchez was also a member of the 2015 Eau Claire Express. Sanchez appeared in 22 games, posting a 3-0 record along with 8 saves and a 2.53 ERA.
Graduating from the University of New Mexico in 2016, Sanchez received his BA in Business Communication. He has recently completed his Master of Science in Sports Administration in the Spring of 2018. Victor currently resides in Gilbert, AZ with his wife Gina.
A native of Barrington, Ill., Chris Holke began his collegiate playing career at Harper College, where he was a two-time NJCAA N4C All-Conference performer. He hit .373 as a sophomore with 12 doubles and 30 RBIs and was also selected as a member of the NJCAA Region IV All-Regional Team. In his freshman season, Holke pitched as well posting a 4-3 record with a 4.06 ERA in 31 innings and hit for a .355 average. Holke led the Hawks to the NJCAA Division III, Region 4 Championship game in 2010.
Holke graduated from Rockford University in 2014 with Cum Laude honors and bachelor’s degrees in history and political science. He is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Chi Alpha Sigma. He completed his Master of Arts in Teaching from Rockford in 2016. He resides in Salisbury, North Carolina.
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