- School Upper Iowa University
Rick Heller is a college coach.
Heller was a shortstop in college. He became coach at Upper Iowa in 1987 after graduating and was named Iowa Conference Coach of the Year four times. He was 291-194-3 in 12 seasons (1988-1999) there.
Rick then was 270-278-1 as coach at the University of Northern Iowa from 2000-2009. He helped develop Nic Ungs and Adam Boeve among others. In August 2009, he became head coach at Indiana State University. He moved to University of Iowa in 2014.
Source: Indiana State bio