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Coaching Staff

Jim Bergeman
Assistant Baseball Coach

Jim Bergeman joined Coach Neiman’s staff at the start of the 2016 season.  Bergeman graduated from Kutztown University in 1988.  He was a four year member of the baseball team, starting as a pitcher during his freshman year before taking a regular spot in the field the following three seasons.  He was selected All-PSAC Eastern Division First-Team as a shortstop in 1987.  He was also played for the Quakertown Blazers during their 1985 season.

Prior to college Bergeman was a key member of the Boyertown Legion program from 1982 to 1984.  During those years the team won PA State Titles all three years; won the Mid-Atlantic Championships in 1982 and 1983; won a National Championship in 1982, and were National Runners-Up in 1983.

Bergeman is a member of the PA Youth Legion Baseball State Committee and serves as the Lehigh Valley Youth Legion Director.

Outside baseball Bergeman works as a Chief Estimator for a local Heavy/Civil Construction Contractor.

Coach Bergeman resides in Coopersburg, Pa., with his wife, Jayne; daughter, Julia; and son, Nicholas.

Matt Moore
Assistant Coach

Matt Moore joined Coach Neiman’s staff at the start of the 2018 season. He has an Associates of Science degree from the University of the State of New York and worked in the banking industry before pursuing coaching.

Moore earned All-EPC First-Team honors twice and Second-Team honors once while in high school at Northampton.  He finished the postgraduate program at Fork Union Military Academy in Fork Union, VA where he captained the baseball team.  He went on to play at NJCAA Division I Montgomery C.C. In Rockville, MD where he was an All-Region Shortstop as a freshman and an All-Region second baseman as a sophomore and spent one season with the Bulldogs in 1997 batting .358 with 53 hits, 12 doubles three home runs, and 37 RBIs helping DSU advance to the NCAA Division III Regional Tournament.  During the summer he played in the Clark Griffith Collegiate Baseball League in Virginia and Maryland.

He also serves as one of the coaches for the Pride of the Diamond Prep teams.

Johnny Reina
Assistant Baseball Coach

Reina joined the DeSales coaching staff in the fall of 2019.

He spent time playing at Morehead State University, Tusculum University, and Rowan College at Gloucester County playing at the Division I and II levels.

In addition, Reina has had multiple internships in player development and baseball operations out of Pro Skills Baseball Academy in NJ.  He has worked for the Pawtucket Red Sox (AAA affiliate of the Boston Red Sox) doing pro shadow scouting.  Reina also spent two summers as an assistant recruiting intern for RCGC.

He is published author, releasing two books on Amazon, “The Secret Arts Within the Game” and “The Eyes of Baseball”.

Gregg Durrah
Assistant Baseball Coach

Durrah joined Coach Neiman’s staff in the fall of 2019 as the pitching coach as well as helping with recruiting.

Durrah arrives having spent 20 years as an assistant baseball coach at Lafayette College uner Joe Kinny.  Before his time with the Leopards, he coached at Easton HS from 1992-99 following brief stints as an assistant coach with Rutgers-Newark and Fairleigh Dickinson University.

He graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in business management.  Durrah was a four-year player for the Knights.

Durrah currently works as a probation officer for Northampton County and is also in the Marine Corps Reserve where he holds the rank of gunnery sergeant.  He is also an NCAA Division I college basketball official.

Durrah and his wife, Kendra, have two children, Sydney and Trey, and reside in Palmer Township, Pa.

Brian Klumpp
Assistant Baseball Coach

Klumpp joined Coach Neiman’s staff for the start of the 2020 season.

Klumpp has spent numerous years coaching at the high school level spending four seasons as the pitching coach at his alma Mater, Archbishop Wood HS, from 2012-15 helping the Vikings win two district titles, two division titles, and one Catholic League Championship.

Following his time at Wood he was named the head coach at Central Bucks South in 2016, spending four seasons at CB South he won 54 games, saw 17 players go on to play collegiately and became the first boys team in school history to participate in the state championship game.  In his final season at Central Bucks they won 19 games and lost in the 6A PIAA State Championship.

Klumpp is also a coach and instructor with All In Baseball in Warminster, PA.  He is married to wife, Katelyn, and has a son Brian who attends Archbishop Wood HS.