Coaching Staff


Chris Berset
Head Coach
Entering his first year of managing the Aces, Chris Berset brings a wealth of baseball knowledge. Currently, he is the Co-Owner and GM of Prime Time Baseball (www.primetimebaseball.net) in Alexandria, VA. Berset was drafted in the 20th round in 2010 by the Cincinnati Reds and played 7 seasons of professional baseball while playing at every level and finishing in 2016 in AAA Louisville. Throughout his playing career, Berset was coached by Delino Deshields, Ken Griffey Sr, Pat Kelly, Mack Jenkins (current pitching coach of the Cincinnati Reds), Frank Viola, Jim Riggleman and Rich Maloney, who was voted as one of the best coaches in all of college baseball. Berset graduated from the University of Michigan with a BS Degree in Psychology. During his senior season, Chris was captain of the team, part of Big Ten Championships, Regional and Super Regional teams. Some notable awards that Berset has received throughout his baseball career are: All-Big Ten Second Team, Catcher (2010); Big Ten Sportsmanship award (2010); Newton Family Scholarship for Baseball (2007-08); Moby Benedict Scholarship for Baseball (2009-10); U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award (2010); Played for the Vienna Senators (Clark Griffith League), Winchester Royals (Valley League) and the Leesburg Lightning (Florida Collegiate League) for his college summer baseball; Named to the 2010 Coleman Company Johnny Bench Award watch list. Chris also plays and guides the Great Britain Baseball team that recently just lost in the finals of the WBCQ. Chris currently lives in Alexandria, VA.
Chris Giblin
Assistant Coach
Chris is the owner of ACE Pitching & Arm Care. He is currently in his 4th year as Pitching Coach at West Potomac High School and his 1st year as Pitching Coach of the Alexandria Aces of the Cal Ripken Collegiate League. He attended Bergen CC/Brookdale CC in New Jersey where he earned All American honors while being selected for the NJCAA team USA National team, as well as being selected to the NJCAA East All Star team. He signed with the St Louis Cardinals following college before succumbing to arm injuries before his professional career could start. He graduated from Northern Highlands High School in NJ, earning All League and All County honors for baseball and soccer. Chris has had the privilege of coaching dedicated players from Little League all the way up to the Minor League level. In the two years Chris has been providing individual and group lessons he has 2 MLB First Year Player Draft picks. Chris is also an associate of the Mid-Atlantic regional scout for the Tampa Bay Rays. He currently resides in Alexandria VA where he has a career in Law Enforcement.