Meet the Coaches

For information, please call (409) 944-1202


Ken Delcambre

Athletic Director/Head Softball Coach 



Coach Delcambre returns for his 17th year of duty as Head Softball Coach. In addition to coaching the Whitecaps Softball Team, he serves as the Galveston College Athletic Director.

Before coming to Galveston, he served as the Assistant Softball Coach at Alvin Community College. Coach Delcambre has built a reputation as a highly talented pitching coach.

During his 17 year tenure at Galveston College, he and his assistant have amassed over 600 wins. Coach Delcambre has coached 10 NJCAA All-Americans and four NFCA All-Americans, along with three of his former players representing their Country's National Teams. Deion Meier was selected to the 2008 Canadian National Team and pitched against the US National Team in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China.  Crissy Autry represented the Belguim National Team in 2008, as an alternate, and Brooke Seneshen represented the 2014 Canadian National Team as an alternate. Ken received his Bachelor’s Degree and Master's of Fitness and Human Performance at the University of Houston-Clear Lake. Coach Delcambre led his 2001-2002 Whitecap team to the NJCAA National Championships in Kissimmee, Florida, placing 7th out of 16 teams, and he and his assistant were awarded with the NFCA Regional Coaching Staff of the Year award for their accomplishment.

Coach Delcambre has high expectations for his team this year. The returning players have made great strides since joining the team last year, and the freshmen have added speed, power, and command to the well-balanced sophomore group. Coach Delcambre fully expects the team to make it to the Regional tournament again this year, and he believes that they are very capable of making a run for the National title. 

Coach Ken Delcambre is married to his wife Barbara, and they have made their home in Alvin, Texas. He has two daughters, Kim and Jennifer.

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Christen Kirchner
Assistant Softball Coach


​Christen Kirchner​ joins head coach Ken Delcambre and the 2016 Galveston College Whitecaps softball program.  Coach Kirchner comes to the team after being a part of the 2016 NFCA Division II Coaching Staff of the Year.  Coach Kirchner helped the Lady Muleriders to a Division II world series and final four appearance with a 53-11 record in 2016.  Coach Kirchner has three years of coaching experience as an assistant at Central Baptist College and Southern Arkansas University, boosting the Mustangs to a 37-13 record in 2014 and the Muleriders to a 26-24 record in 2015.

Coach Kirchner, a native of Bryant, Arkansas, while playing at Central Baptist College, was a three-time All American NAIA National Player of the Year in 2011 along with being a part of a National Champion team in 2010.  Coach Kirchner currently holds the All-Time NAIA records for total bases (666.), second All-Time in homeruns (78), RBI's (289), third All-Time in runs scored (270) and slugging percentage (.911), fourth All-Time in batting average (.469), hits (343) and doubles (75).  Having played in 223 career games at Central Baptist College, Kirchner helped lead the Mustangs to a win in 197 of those contests, losing only 30 games for a winning percentage of .883.


Chris Joblin

 Head Baseball Coach





Coach Chris Joblin is entering his fourth season as the Whitecaps Head Baseball Coach.  Last year, in his third season, the Whitecaps posted a 34-23 record. The 2015 Whitecaps had a very competitive showing at the NJCAA Region XIV Tournament, finishing 5th.  During Coach Joblin's time here, Whitecaps have continued to post a very impressive cumulative team GPA, over 3.0 every semester. Over the course of the last three years, under Coach Joblin's leadership, the Whitecaps have sent 20 players on to the NCAA Division 1 level.  Eleven players on to other levels of four year universities, had one player drafted in the MLB draft, and another player sign as a free agent with the Tamps Bay Rays. 

Coach Joblin is a graduate of the University of Central Missouri and was with UCM for three seasons during which the Mules compiled a 143-45 record. The team won the MIAA regular season title once, the MIAA Tournament once, appeared in the regional championship game three times, winning one regional championship, and placing fourth at the 2008 NCAA Division II World Series.

Prior to his time at UCM, Coach Joblin played for two years at Lamar Community College where his team had a record of 94-27-1. Coach Joblin helped the team to two Empire Conference Championships, two Region IX Tournament Championships, and two Western District Playoff appearances. Both years the Lopes finished in the top 15 of the final national ranking, 4th in 2005.

Coach Joblin is from Eagle, ID, where he graduated from Eagle High School in 2003. He is the son of Richard and Carol Joblin, and has a sister, Shandy, and brother, Bryce.

Coach Joblin and his wife Teena are happily married, and reside in Galveston where they were married in August of 2012.


Phone: (409) 944-1312


Kevin Lallmann

 Assistant Baseball Coach

Coach Kevin Lallmann enters his first season with the Whitecaps.  He comes to Galveston from Vernon College where he served as the Head baseball coach for 14 years.  Prior to Vernon College, he was an assistant coach and kinesiology professor at New Mexico Junior College.  He both graduated from, and got his start in coaching at the University of Central Oklahoma.

Coach Lallmann has served as an associate scout for many organizations including the Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Red Sox, and Cleveland Indians.  He has also worked with USA baseball and spoke at many camps and functions across the southwest.

Coach Lallmann was born in Blair, Nebraska and grew up in Carlsbad, New Mexico where he played for the two time state champions Carlsbad Caveman.

Kevin is married to Stacy, he has three daughters Katlyn 20, Taylor 15 and Tanner 13.


Phone:  (409)944-1345






Updated 8/26/2016 - Content Author cmendez