June 16, 2024


Exercise makes you strong

Gavazzi enjoying second stint as Mountie diamond coach

He is continue to a relatively youthful diamond mentor even at age 36, whilst his knowledge quotient with 17 seasons of football and baseball coaching on his résumés would point out that Ron Gavazzi is a grizzled veteran in conditions of guiding groups – whether it was guiding Bayley-Ellard baseball by way of the school’s final sporting celebration ahead of closing its doorways in 2005 or operating on longtime Montclair State College coach Rick Giancola’s employees for a quantity of decades.

Ron Gavazzi (right) is happy to be back concentrating on baseball at Montclair.

He is now in his 2nd stint at Montclair Large where he re-revived a baseball custom throughout his eight seasons at the helm by means of the 2013 period, together with winning the Larger Newark Event title in 2012. That was the Mounties’ first due to the fact 1963 in the granddaddy of statewide in-period tournaments.

Doing the job along with his excellent mate and former assistant Anthony Genchi, who headed the MHS diamond software for the three seasons, Gavazzi was long gone  from 2014-16, the skilled coach is psyched to be concentrating solely on baseball yet again immediately after giving football his whole electricity. That incorporated the latest stints at equally condition ability Don Bosco with the due to the fact-displaced head male Greg Toal and a season at Kean University on Dan Garrett’s staff.