Gavazzi enjoying second stint as Mountie diamond coach

He is nonetheless a relatively youthful diamond mentor even at age 36, although his expertise quotient with 17 seasons of football and baseball coaching on his résumés would indicate that Ron Gavazzi is a grizzled veteran in terms of guiding groups – whether it was guiding Bayley-Ellard baseball through the school’s last sporting event ahead of closing its doorways in 2005 or doing work on longtime Montclair Point out College coach Rick Giancola’s staff for a quantity of several years.

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

He is now in his second stint at Montclair High wherever he re-revived a baseball tradition through his 8 seasons at the helm by way of the 2013 period, which includes successful the Better Newark Match title in 2012. That was the Mounties’ 1st considering that 1963 in the granddaddy of statewide in-year tournaments.

Functioning along with his excellent mate and former assistant Anthony Genchi, who headed the MHS diamond program for the three seasons, Gavazzi was gone  from 2014-16, the knowledgeable mentor is psyched to be concentrating only on baseball again just after giving soccer his full electrical power. That included current stints at both equally point out energy Don Bosco with the considering that-displaced head male Greg Toal and a season at Kean College on Dan Garrett’s workers.