Nick Maness

Nick pitched professionally for 11 years, 7 of which were with the New York Mets organization.


Nick Drangle 

Nick joined the Warriors coaching staff in 2010 and has become an outstanding facilitator of scholarship opportunities for our players through his dedication and relationships with college coaches.

Desi Relaford
Drafted by the Seattle Mariners, Desi played professionally for 11 years, including 5 with the Phillies, and 2 with the Royals. He also played for the Mets, Rockies, Mariners, Padres, and Rangers.

The Tampa Bay Warriors started as a group of local area players and has quickly grown into a national powerhouse. Though winning is the team's goal at every tournament, the number one priority of the coaches is for each player to reach their potential. Our reputation for winning and developing talent draws many collegiate and professional scouts to the Warrior's games and practices.

Founder of the Tampa Bay Warriors Organization

Mission Statement and Vision

Danny Bautista
Drafted out of the Dominican Republic, Danny played 12 years, 5 years with the Diamondbacks, 4 with the Tigers, 3 with the Braves and 2 with the Marlins. Winning a World Championship with Arizona in 2001.

Brian DuBose


A native of Detroit, DuBose received High School All-State Honors in football and baseball as well as All-State Honors in track. He signed a letter of intent with the University of Michigan for football and then was drafted by the Detroit Tigers out of high school in the second round. DuBose played for the Detroit Tigers (ten years, incl. major league roster from ‘94-‘97), New York Mets (two years) and Los Angeles Dodgers (two years). Not only is DuBose a phenomenal seasoned player, he also holds personal training certifications in CPT, CSCS, Cross Fit and Speed & Agility training. His professional baseball experience along with his training certifications made a good fit for the DeBartolo Sports Management Group in which DuBose trained the top seasoned athletes in professional sports for two years.

Orlando Chinea

​​Chinea has over 30 Years of professional baseball Instruction with the Cuban National Team and in the Japanese Professional baseball league. Notable pupils of include Jose Fernandez, El Duque Hernandez, Jose Contreras....

Pepe McNeal

Drafted in the 5th round by the Cleveland Indians. McNeal shined as a catcher and utility player in his eight years of professional baseball with the Cleveland Indians and St. Louis Cardinals.

Dwight Maness 

Dwight played professionally for 16 years, including the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets orgainzations. 

Warriors History

  1. 2006 - The Tampa Bay Warriors are founded by Dan Withem and Brian DuBose in Tampa, Florida.
  2. 2008 -Tampa Bay Warriors 14 and under wins the AAU Division 1 National Championship.
  3. 2010 - Nick Drangle joins the Warriors coaching staff.​
  4. 2011 - Jose Fernandez first Warrior drafted in the 1st round (Florida Marlins 14th pick of the 2011 amateur draft)
  5. 2015 - The Tampa Bay Warriors and Team Citius unite for the summer tournament schedule.
     

founder of the tampa bay warriors Organization