Gavazzi enjoying second stint as Mountie diamond coach

He is nevertheless a relatively youthful diamond mentor even at age 36, while his encounter quotient with 17 seasons of football and baseball coaching on his résumés would show that Ron Gavazzi is a grizzled veteran in conditions of guiding groups – whether it was guiding Bayley-Ellard baseball via the school’s remaining sporting occasion prior to closing its doorways in 2005 or performing on longtime Montclair Condition College coach Rick Giancola’s staff for a range 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 Significant the place he re-revived a baseball custom in the course of his eight seasons at the helm as a result of the 2013 season, which includes profitable the Greater Newark Match title in 2012. That was the Mounties’ initial since 1963 in the granddaddy of statewide in-time tournaments.

Performing along with his very good buddy and former assistant Anthony Genchi, who headed the MHS diamond application for the three seasons, Gavazzi was long gone  from 2014-16, the professional mentor is energized to be concentrating exclusively on baseball once more soon after giving football his full energy. That involved modern stints at equally point out energy Don Bosco with the due to the fact-displaced head guy Greg Toal and a time at Kean College on Dan Garrett’s team.