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Notable coaching achievements:

  • 2007 orchestrated a Puerto Rico trip for the NWDS program to travel and play in baseball tournaments against international teams across South America.

  • 2008-2013 Clark served as head coach for the Lake Oswego High School freshman baseball team.

  • 2017 guided the NWDS program to the Dominican Republic and competed against top-ranked international teams throughout South America.

  • 2019 he guided the NWDS program to win the first overall club championships in Oregon in the inaugural year.

  • 2022 won the California World Series Tourney with the NWDS 14u Blue team.


Clark and his wife Carrie have been married since 2008 and can be seen throughout the community volunteering at schools, sports events and supporting their kids in their adventures. They are active in both of their children's various sports teams.  Clark serves the local community by holding free clinics for Little League kids and conducting coaching seminars for aspiring and experienced coaches in the metro area.  The Kapenbergers live a few minutes from NWDS and also have a four-legged family member named Wrigley.


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Coach Clark has logged over 30,000 coaching hours and has competed in over 3,500 baseball games and counting! He joined Northwest Diamond Sports in 2004 a year after they opened their doors. He is committed to player excellence on and off the field and has high expectations for all his athletes.


Born and raised in Lake Oswego, OR he was a familiar face playing through Little League, Little League All-Stars, Babe Ruth, Babe Ruth All-Stars, and was a leader at Lake Oswego High School. Throughout his playing career, he has played for many notable coaches and trained with numerous top-level ball players throughout the country.


During his high school career, he was recruited by several D1 and D2 baseball programs across the country and was offered various scholarships.  He eventually decided to take a walk-on opportunity at the University of Arizona.  However, during his freshman season, an injury prevented him from joining the Wildcats.  While rehabbing he began playing club baseball with the local competitive league and finished out college playing for them.  In his freshman year summer, he came back to Lake Oswego to be a Player Coach for the Lake Oswego Legions Team. Upon graduation, he took a year off to travel the world, spend time with family, and mentally prepare himself for the corporate world. When not at NWDS, Senior Relationship Manager Clark works in business-to-business enterprise sales representing a local software company with global clients.


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