Varsity Baseball


Head Coach: John DiBenedetto

Coaching Experience: Coach DiBenedetto has coached in the Florida Collegiate Summer League, and was the assistant Varsity and Head JV coach at Carrollwood Day School. Along with his coaching duties, he is known as a prominent skills trainer and has a dedicated following of young players who work closely with him.

Playing Experience: Coach DiBenedetto played high school baseball at Newsome (Lithia) and Blake (Tampa) where he had highly successful careers, being named MVP of both schools and also being named to the All-County teams of the Tampa Tribune and Tampa Bay Times. He received a scholarship to continue his baseball career at Division II Saint Anselm College in New Hampshire and transferred to Rivier University his junior year. He enjoyed highly successful careers at both of these schools and was named MVP. He set many fielding records in his catcher position at Rivier.

Coaching Philosophy: Coach DiBenedetto is known for his attention to detail and his ability to teach players the proper fundamentals needed for success.