Meet the Coaches
Coach Bruce Charlebois
President of SFBS – Head Instructor
- 1984 Graduated from Deerfield Beach High School
- 1985-86 Indian River Community College
- 1987 Full Scholarship University of Miami
- Drafted in 3rd Round of MLB Draft N.Y. Yankees
- 1989 Career ending knee injury
- 1997 Founded BRUCEBALL AND SOUTH FLORIDA BASEBALL SCHOOL
- 1992-2001 Pitching Coach Coconut Creek HS, Cardinal Gibbons and Stoneman Douglas
- 2001-2003 Head Coach St. Andrews School, Boca Raton
- 2003 Pitching Coach Highlands Christian Academy
- 2015-2020 Pitching coordinator for Power Showcase
- 2004-Current Head Coach Highlands Christian Academy
- 1997-Current President and Head Instructor SFBS
- SFBS has been going strong for 30 years and has produced 7 MLB players and over 300 College players.
Lady Angler Michelle Charlebois
Michelle is Vice President of SFBS, General Manager and Director of the Angler’s Travelball Program.
Coach Harry Karlsen
- 2012 Graduated from Highlands Christian Academy
- 2012-2014 Cornerstone University Grand Rapids MI
- 2015 Assistant Coach HCA Varsity/ JH Head Coach
- 2015-2017 Keiser University West Palm Beach Graduated with a Bachelors in Sports Management
- 2017-Current Assistant Coach HCA Varsity
- 2021 Army Deployment
Coach Harry has been working for the South Florida Baseball School for 8 years studying under Coach Bruce. During his year at SFBS he has developed velocity plans, strength and stretching programs for the highest level athletes in the country.
Coach Jacob Young
Graduated high school in 2011 2nd place and state champions. College baseball and AA degree from Dawson Community College. 2 time all conference and all region, Great Plains hitter of the year, conference player of the year and all American.
Pursued bachelors in exercise science at Coker University then Dickinson state university. All conference player and primary utility. College baseball came to an end and I finished a masters degree in Kinesiology at the University of Mary. Received the CSCS certification from the NSCA.
Gained experience from working with college athletes and S&C coaches at Dickinson State, University of Mary, and Florida Memorial University. 2 years of prior experience working in Physical Therapy with over 2000 hours of clinical experience while working with a FMS fellow.
Recently working with youth, high school and collegiate athletes as a private coach at the South Florida Baseball School with Coach Bruce and Coach Harry.