Meet the Coaches

Dennis Boe
Head Baseball Coach
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 Dennis Boe has been head coach at Ridgewater since 2011. He previously was a teacher and coach at Redwood Valley High School in Redwood Falls for 29 years, retiring in 2008 to become an Associate Scout for the Minnesota Twins, a position that he continues with working for Mark Wilson in the Midwest Area. Coach Boe’s teams compiled 293 wins in his 29 years with a state tournament berth in 1988. Many of the players for coach Boe went on to play college baseball and one on his players was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in 1996.

Dennis attended North Hennepin CC for 2 years and then graduated from Hamline University in 1974 with a bachelor’s arts degree in Teaching Health/Physical Education and Recreation along with coaching. His 1st teaching and coaching job was in Waseca, Minnesota from 1974-79, coaching under legendary High School Hall of Fame baseball coach Tink Larson.

Coach Boe was elected as President of the Minnesota High School Baseball Coaches Association in October 1998, a job that he held until October 2000. Dennis was inducted into the Minnesota Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2010. He currently is still a member of the Baseball Advisory Board for the Minnesota High School Coaches Association. Coach Boe has worked and continues to work as an instructor at Baseball Camps in the area.

Dennis is married to Katy Boe; they have two sons Casey and Corey, both married and have 3 grandchildren, Carson, Lucy and Addison.

Coach Wade Adamson

Assistant Coach/Pitching Coach

Coach Patrick Hallahan
​​​Volunteer assistant Coach/Recruiting Coordinator

I have coached at all levels of baseball at the Amateur level. 
1987 to 1989 Brownton High School Assistant Coach
1994 Winthrop Eagles Town Team Manager Class C
2000 to 2003 Minnesota State at Mankato D2 JV Coach
2001 to 2003 VFW Head Coach in Glencoe MN
2005 to 2007 Winsted Holy Trinity Head Coach
2005 to 2006 Legion Head Coach for Winsted
2008 to 2009 Holy Family Catholic Assistant Coach
2008 to 2009 Holy Family Catholic VFW team Coach
2010 to 2012 Holy Cross College Assistant Coach NAIA
2013 Grandview University Recruiting Coach NAIA
2014 to 2015 Director of Player Development for Team MaxBat
2015 to 2016 Scout for the College Scouting Bureau

I have recruited over 2000 players in the past 6 years into Team MaxBats National Program. I have personally trained 8 players who have made it into the professional level.

I have 4 children. Cody who played at Minnesota State and Bethany Lutheran College and was signed to play in the Frontier league after graduation to the Rockford Riverhawks. Brittney played at Southwest Minnesota State softball from 2008 to 2011. Jackson played at Holy Cross College and UW Stout for one season from 2010 to 2013 and is currently an Assistant coach at Goshen College in Indiana. Cortney played one year of softball at Bethany Lutheran College and then one year at UW Stout. She finished her collegiate career on the UW Stout Tennis team in 2015. She currently is the director of Player Development for TMB Softball.

I got my degree in Social and Behavioral Science at Minnesota State Mankato in 2004 with a minor in teaching a coaching curriculum. I hold a degree in Coaching Character with the NAIA 

Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.