Koa Sports


Name: Steve Friedman

Year started with Koa: January 2017

Coaching Experience: Since 2017, Steven has coached year-round in Koa’s Travel and BABL programs. He is currently the Head Coach of our 13u Travel team and has been with them since the summer of 2019. (18-1 record and winner of 2021 Fall Batten Down the Hatches Open). In April 2021 Steven joined the Front Office as Fields and Facilities Manager. He regularly maintains all of our practice fields and indoor facilities, runs many clinics, as well as our 6-week summer baseball camp.

Playing Experience: Born and raised in Rockville, MD, baseball has been a huge part of Steven’s life from the start. Growing up around the game, being in a baseball family, he found his passion early. Steven played 8 years of travel baseball in Montgomery County. He attended Rockville High School where he played SS and started to develop his craft, the art of infield. Steven went on to play at Montgomery College for his freshman year where he was a 2B/UTIL before deciding to put his coaching hat on in January 2017.

Favorite MLB team/player: Adley Rutschman

Favorite baseball experience: 12U Cooperstown. I enjoyed the tournament and watching my team play!