Owner of Warehouse Training Center

Tom is the head varsity coach of the Troy High softball team and has earned the Troy School District Coach of the Year award eleven times.  This honor has also been given to Coach Calnen by many area newspapers, including eight-time District and Regional Coach of the Year, and the Eccentric Newspaper Coach of the Year.  Coach Calnen’s achievements include taking his team to the State quarter-finals seven times and to the Final Four three times.  Tom has also enjoyed the honor of being selected as a Coach for the 1999, 2005 & 2007 Division I Michigan All-Star games.  In addition to coaching softball, Tom is the President of the Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association (MHSSCA) and a member of the Troy High Varsity football coaching staff.

As a twenty-one year veteran coach, Coach Calnen has assisted numerous players at various High Schools with gaining exposure to college recruiters, and has watched as several of his students have moved on to play at the collegiate level.  Coach Calnen has instructed girls at all levels of the game, whose age and experience range from first time, elementary school players to collegiate players sharpening their skills for teams.  Coach Calnen founded two summer programs, an intermediate level program and one highly competitive program, to help girls of all ages in the metro-Detroit area get a broader introduction to the game of Softball.  He has served as a University of Toledo hitting camp instructor and has vast experience organizing and providing clinics for players at all skill levels, as well as for coaching staffs.

Coach Calnen is originally from Troy, Michigan and currently resides there with his wife and two daughters.  Tom has been active in community recreation programs and clinics for over 20 years.