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#HC Brooke Knight -

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Brooke skippered the Knights to their first West Coast League crown as a rookie head coach in 2008 and added a second title in 2011. He also directed them to four consecutive West Division regular-season titles, and to the 2009 WCL Championship Series.

Knight was the West Coast League Coach of the Year in 2008, 2009 and 2011. He begins his fifth season as the Knights' field general with a 160-64 (.714) overall record, and a 137-55 (.714) mark in West Coast League games. This is Brooke's seventh year in management with the Knights. He played college baseball at Oregon State and at Western Oregon, and for the Knights during the summers of 1991, 1992 and 1994.

No relation to the Knight family, Brooke played professionally in the Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. Brooke also played football at OSU and played and coached baseball professionally in Australia where he met his wife, Karlie.

Brooke coached the Perth Heat in the MLB-funded Australian Baseball League to the 2011 and 2012 championships. He also assisted legendary Corvallis Richey's Market American Legion coach Dick McClain for six seasons, and worked as a scout in the San Diego area for the Montreal Expos (2001) and the Florida Marlins (2002-2003).

Brooke is a native of Corvallis and a graduate of Crescent Valley High School and Western Oregon. He and Karlie have a son, Briley; they live in San Diego in the off-season.