behind the camera
Dusty Gilbreth is the Rising Recruits Founder and Director of Video Production. With a strong passion for baseball, young athletes and video production, he made a decision to impact high school and youth players alike to assist in their recruiting efforts.
Dusty began his baseball career at a young age and played high school baseball at Barrington High School (IL), continuing on to the collegiate level and snagging the starting catcher position at North Central College (IL),
After graduating, Dusty couldn’t imagine leaving the sport and has been coaching athletes in all ages — from elementary, to middle school, all the way through college aged kids. He is currently the Head Coach for the nationally ranked Georgia Jackets 10U and 18U travel teams (GA), as well as the Sandy Springs Youth Baseball League (GA). He recently led the the King’s Ridge Christian Middle School team to their first championship and says it is a moment he will never forget.
Dusty is no stranger to the world of baseball recruiting. In addition to coaching, he also serves as an advisor for the Southeastern Baseball Management Group where he assists families and high school athletes through the college and professional recruiting process.
Dusty’s passion for improving athlete’s skills goes beyond the baseball field into the gym. He is certified by the American Council of Exercise as a Personal Trainer with a Sports Conditioning Speciality and has been training for 10 years.