- Famous Name
- Birth Name Dave Paul Altopp
- Birth Place Indianapolis, Indiana
- Famous Name Dave
- Net Worth $1.5 million
- Salary $57,500
- Height 5 feet 9 inches
- Nationality American
David Paul Altopp is a famous and most reputed baseball coach. He is the current head coach of Greenville College. He is the committee member of the American Baseball Coaches Association and also serves as a chairman of the FCA Baseball Leadership Board. He has been the coach of many colleges like Phoenix Christian, Marion College, Trevecca Nazarene University, Lee University.
Born in May 1942 in Indianapolis, Indiana, Alltop is widely renowned as one of the most gifted clinicians and most knowledgeable coaches in the game. He studied Health and Physical Education at Greenville University and won the state Class B championship in his first year of coaching.
Net Worth and Salary as a Coach
Dave Altopp, the famous Coach, has not revealed his multi-streaming income source, however, his net worth is estimated at around $1.5 million as of 2019. He has been a coach for many universities and colleges so, he probably earns around $57,500 as an annual salary.
Dave Altopp has served 35 years in coaching and has gained a great amount of fortune and wealth from his career.
Dave Altopp is a Family Man
Dave Altopp is married to his wife for more than 5 decades. The couple reportedly is together since the mid-1960s. Mr. and Mrs. Altopp have two children Michael and Shelli and both of them are married and Dave is enjoying his time by being a grandfather.
Dave's son Michael his married to his wife Whitney and they have four children Vivian, Gabriel, Millicent, and Beatrice. His daughter Shelli is also married. Shelli and her husband Phil are the parents of a son.
Mr. and Mrs. Altopp live in Ridgefield, Connecticut with their son and grandchildren.
Inducted In Hall Of FAME ABCA
Served 35 years and won over 800 games is an exceptional achievement that Dave Atopp has achieved. He was honored with the ABCA Hall of Fame (American Baseball Coaches Association) in 2009 for his extraordinary contribution to American Baseball history.
Dave Altopp showed his potential from his early days. When he began the baseball program from scratch during 1996-97, Altopp's college teams had won six conference championships and he had received five Coach of the Year honors.
Dave Altopp as an Author
David Altopp is renowned as well as the respected Coach in American baseball. He has many years of experience in baseball and poured all his learning and his experiences in his books.
He is the writer of Quotes for Baseball which inspires the players and coaches. He is the also writer of Hitting Skills and Drills for Youth Baseball Players and not only this his experience also led him to write Pitching Drills and Fielding Skills for Youth Baseball Players.
Beside Coaching Career
Dave Altopp was named as the NAIA representative to the ABCA Executive Committee in 1992 and, he moved from that position because he was gaining popularity at that time so he was being elected by the ABCA membership as the Fourth Vice President of the ABCA in 1999.
He was also the Executive Committee in NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) and currently serves on the Board of Directors and Ethics in Coaching Committee.