BRYAN O'KEEFE
Junior Team USA Head Coach

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• Director of Bowling for McKendree University (2014 – present)
•  Team USA Coaching Staff (2009 – present)

Coaching Certificates
• USBC Gold coach

Coaching Achievements
• Helped coach Junior Team USA boys and girls to Team gold at 2012 World Youth Championships
• Coach at 2013 World Senior Championships, where Team USA won multiple gold medals
• Coach for Team USA at Tournament of Americas in multiple years and brought home hundreds of medals
• Helped coach Junior Team USA at 2011 and 2013 Youth PABCON and won numerous gold medals 

Playing Experience
• National Champion at University of Nebraska
• World Team Challenge Grand Champion
• Top 15 average list for last 20 years at Open Championships
• Bowlers Journal Champion


ANDY DIERCKS
Assistant Coach

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• Head coach at Mount Mercy University (2014 – present)  
• Assistant coach at Mount Mercy (2010 – 2014)
• Coach at Linn-Mar High School (2007 – 2014)

Coaching Certificates
• USBC Silver coach
• IBPSIA certified
• Iowa High School Coaching Authorization

Coaching Achievements
• 2013 Intercollegiate Team Championships qualifier - men
• 2013 Midwest Collegiate Conference champions - women
• Eagles Baker Challenge champion – 2013-2015, 2017
• Three-time All-Metro Coach of the Year at Linn-Mar
• All-Conference Coach of the Year honors at Linn-Mar



KELLY KULICK
Assistant Coach

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• Lead instructor at Dick Ritger bowling camps since 2006
• Instructor at Ritger camps since 1996
• Bachelor’s degree in Physical/Health Education K-12 from Morehead State  

Coaching Certificates
• USBC Silver coach
• Dick Ritger Level 3 Masters instructor

Coaching Achievements
• Assisted Morehead State women’s team at nationals in 2000; team won title  
• Volunteer coach with People to People (2001 – 2003)

Playing Experience
• Six-time major title winner, including 2010 PBA Tournament of Champions
• 13-time member of Team USA
• Two-time member of Junior Team USA

 
MIKE SHADY
Assistant Coach

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• Owner of Peak Performance Bowling, which develops educational programs

Coaching Certificates
• USBC Silver coach

Coaching Achievements
• Bowlers Journal International Top 100 Coach since 2005

Playing Experience
• 1985 collegiate national championship at Nebraska
• PBA national title and four PBA Regional titles
• Two USBC Open Championships titles and Lifetime Average leader
• USBC Hall of Fame member (2017)