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Athletic Staff & Coaches


Director of Athletics: John Pizzi
(718) 519-2752

 


Assistant Director of Athletics/
Director of Coaching:
Peter Haley
(718) 519-2751 


Strength and Conditioning Coach:
Roberta MacIvor
(718) 519-2120

 

Baseball

Varsity Head Coach: Doug McDonald
Varsity Assistant Coach: Ricardo Roman
Varsity Assistant Coach: Matt Springer 

Junior Varsity Head Coach: Kerry McAllister
Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Angel Martinez

Middle School Head Coach: Kevin De La Cruz
Middle School Assistant Coach: Joseph Cifone

Basketball

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Andrew Marinos
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach: Joe Cifone

Girls Varsity Head Coach: Steve Bluth
Girls Varsity Assistant Coach: Nick Walsh


Boys Junior Varsity Head Coach: Damion Staple
Boys Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Khalil Shorter

Girls Junior Varsity Head Coach: Beijon Warrington
Girls Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Andie Jensen


Boys 8th Grade Head Coach: Maani Talebi
Boys 8th Grade Assistant Coach: Joe Otero

Girls 8th Grade Head Coach: Katie Boushie
Girls 8th Grade Assistant Coach: Arden Franklyn


Boys 7th Grade Head Coach: David Freedman
Boys 7th Grade Assistant Coach: Chuck Kim

Girls 7th Grade Head Coach: TBD
Girls 7th Grade Assistant Coach: TBD

Crew

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Claudia Loeber

Girls Varsity Head Coach: David Naughton

Middle School Learn to Row: Frank Paternoster

Cross Country

Boys and Girls Varsity Head Coach - Karim McFarlane
Varsity Assistant Coach - Jeff Teta
Girls Varsity Head Coach -  Rolanda Bell 


Boys/Girls Middle School Head Coach - Bruno Volpacchio
Boys/Girls Middle School Assistant Coach: George Pickel

Fencing

Boys and Girls Varsity Head Coach: Konate Primus
Boys and Girls Varsity Coach Emeritis: Martin Schneider

Boys and Girls Assistant Coach: Charles James
Boys and Girls Assistant Coach: Gregory Rupp

Middle School Head Coach: Chelsea Martinez
Middle School Assistant Coach: TBD

Field Hockey

Varsity Head Coach: Sue Fleming
Varsity Assistant Coach: Molly Vericker

Junior Varsity Head Coach: Devin Bukowczyk
Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: TBD

Middle School Head Coach: Roberta MacIvor 
Middle School Assistant Coach: Thomas Keaveney

Football

Varsity Head Coach: Joe Otero
Varsity Assistant Coach: Max Cohen
Varsity Assistant Coach: Shawn Redden
Varsity Assistant Coach: Matt Springer
Varsity Assistant Coach: Brian Keappock

Middle School Head Coach: Doug McDonald
Middle School Assistant Coach: Andrew Marinos
Middle School Assistant Coach: Ricardo Roman

Golf

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Andrew Marinos
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach: Blair Parker

Girls Varsity Head Coach: Peter Doyle

Lacrosse

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Max Cohen
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach: Tyler Danzi
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach: Joe Otero

Girls Varsity Head Coach: Carol Pouliot
Girls Varsity Assistant Coach: Jennie Howell


Boys Junior Varsity Head Coach: Tim McDermott
Boys Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Arben Gashi

Girls Junior Varsity Head Coach: Samantha Lee
Girls Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Tracey Dansker


Boys Middle School Head Coach: Ryan Marcone
Boys Middle School Assistant Coach: Hassan Turner

Girls Middle School Head Coach: George Pickel
Girls Middle School Assistant Coach: TBD

6th Grade Sports

Coodinator of Programming: Doug McDonald

Soccer

Boys Varsity Head Coach - Andrew Fitzgerald
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach - Brian LeGacy
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach - Sean Streb

Girls Varsity Head Coach - Orlando Osorio
Girls Varsity Assistant Coach - Jennifer Pittman

Goal Keeper Coach - Guillermo Valencia


Boys Junior Varsity Head Coach - Roland Denis
Boys Junior Varsity Assistant Coach - Ray Stafford

Girls Junior Varsity Head Coach - Gaspar Epstein
Girls Junior Varsity Assistant Coach - Andie Jensen


Boys Middle School Head Coach - Jermaine Hue
Boys Middle School Assistant Coach - Joseph Cifone

Girls Middle School Head Coach - Chuck Kim
Girls Middle School Assistant Coach - Elisa Rosario

Softball

Varsity Head Coach: Tom Keaveney
Varsity Assistant Coach: Gaspar Epstein

Pitching Coach: Rich Mauro

Junior Varsity Head Coach: Gianna Castello
Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Elisa Rosario

Middle School Head Coach: TBD
Middle School Assistant Coach: TBD

Spring Trip Chaperones

Baseball: Doug McDonald
Baseball: Ricardo Roman
Baseball: Mike Powers

Softball: Tom Keaveney
Softball: Gaspar Epstein
Softball: TBD

Boys Lacrosse: Max Cohen
Boys Lacrosse: Joe Otero
Boys Lacrosse: Tyler Danzi

Girls Lacrosse: Carol Pouliot
Girls Lacrosse: Jennie Howell
Girls Lacrosse: Roberta MacIvor

Boys Tennis: Barry Sherman
Boys Tennis: Nick Walsh

Boys and Girls Crew: Peter Haley
Boys and Girls Crew: Beth Pillsbury
Boys and Girls Crew: David Naughton

Boys and Girls Track and Field: Karim McFarlane
Boys and Girls Track and Field: TBD

Squash

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Barry Sherman

Girls Varsity Head Coach: Gaspar Epstein


Middle School Club: Joseph Cifone

Strength and Conditioning

Strength and Conditioning Coach: Roberta MacIvor 

Winter Work Out Coach: Doug McDonald
Winter Workout Coach: Sue Fleming 

Swimming

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Tracy Wright
Girls Head Assistant Coach: Michael Loeffler
Boys and Girls Varsity Assistant Coach: Jessica Goldstein
Boys and Girls Varsity Assistant Coach: Manuel Jimenez

Middle School Head Coach: Jen Ward
Middle School Assistant Coach: George Pickel


Aquatics Center Manager: Mike Powers  

Tennis

Boys Varsity Head Coach: Barry Sherman
Boys Varsity Assistant Coach: Jen Ward

Girls Varsity Head Coach: Barry Sherman
Girls Varsity Assistant Coach: Jen Ward


Boys Junior Varsity Head Coach: TBD
Boys Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: TBD

Girls Junior Varsity Head Coach: Steve Bluth
Girls Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Perkins Diaz

Track and Field

Boys & Girls Varsity Indoor Head Coach: Karim McFarlane
Boys Varsity Indoor Assistant Coach: Michael Francis
Varsity Indoor Assistant: Bruno Volpacchio
 

Director of Running (Boys and Girls): Karim McFarlane
Varsity Outdoor Assistant Coach: TBD
Varsity Outdoor Assistant Coach: Michael Francis
Varsity Outdoor Assistant Coach: Bruno Volpacchio

Middle School Head Coach: Manisha Doran
Middle School Assistant Coach: TBD

Ultimate

Varsity Head Coach: Marco Bernardo
Varsity Assistant Coach: TBD

Volleyball

Varsity Head Coach: Marie Cranston
Varsity Assistant Coach: TBD

Junior Varsity Head Coach: Lexi Jilian
Junior Varsity Assistant Coach: Claire Murphy

Middle School Head Coach: Manisha Doran
Middle School Assistant Coach: Camryn Clarke

 


 

 

 

 

 

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