While he was born in Oxford, England, Steve Rogers calls Roswell his home. He graduated from Goddard High School and then Eastern New Mexico University.
He is currently employed as a 911 Dispatch Supervisor (13 years) and is a 10-year veteran of the United State Marine Corps. But he’s also a long-time coach.
Rogers spent 15 years as a Little League coach, including three years in Europe. He and coach Charlie Ward have worked together for more than 20 years, including from 2000 to the present with the Colt baseball squad.
In 2012, he was the catcher’s coach for the NMMI Broncos.
With the Colt baseball team, he won back-to-back Class AAA New Mexico State Championships in 2000 & 2001 and, along with Ward, coached the South All-Stars in the 2004 & 2010 New Mexico North/South AAA All-Star game.
He took the team to the regional playoffs from 2000-2002; the first round of state playoffs in 2003, 2007-08, 2010, and 2014-16; the state quarterfinals in 2006, 2008, and 2011-2013; and the state semi-finals in 2014.