Brett Helmbrecht

Brett Helmbrecht steps into the role of director of player development and baseball opps for Western NY Prospects. 

Brett Helmbrecht is a 4-year letterman of St Mary’s High School in Lancaster. Brett’s hard work and dedication to baseball propelled his high school  career to All WNY/Catholic/State Honors. His collegiate career ended in 2018 at Coppin State University (NCAA DIV I) leading them to a MEAC North Division title while receiving the top honor as a Johnny Bench nominee given to the top Catcher in NCAA Division I baseball. As a catcher, Brett’s ability to lead has taught others to elevate their game. As a left-handed batter, Brett was a rock in any lineup. His ability to spray the ball to all fields, move runners and hit the long ball was a coach’s dream at the highest collegiate level. Brett is now an associate head coach for the Showcase Prospects and works with all catchers in the program. 

Brett’s Baseball Honors
– 2 Time Johnny Bench List Nominee (Nominates top D1 Catchers)
– 2017 and 2018 All-MEAC Defensive Team
– 2 Time All-MEAC Academic Team Coppin St. University
– 3 time MEAC Player of the Week (2017,2018)