Coballes, who is entering his first season as a transfer to Gonzaga, will return to the Pippins for his second full season with the Pippins in 2022. Coballes played at Yakima Valley College as a middle infielder and occasional pitcher. In 2019, he led the team in walks while tying for the fewest strikeouts among batters with at least 50 at-bats. The 5-foot-11 Gonzaga Prep grad slashed .268/.380/.318 with five doubles, a pair of triples and 13 stolen bases to help the Yaks qualify for the NWAC tournament. Coballes also played in seven games and pitched in two games for the Walla Walla Sweets during the summer of 2019.