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Varsity Head Coach: Tom Dill

JV Head Coach: Brian Milone

Freshman Head Coach:
Darren Norris

Mission League Champs!

Congratulations to our new Mission League Champs!  The boys took home the title after beating a tough Harvard-Westlake 5-2 at home.  Click below to read more.

Senior Tommy Beres named co-valedictorian

Baseball and water-polo player Tommy Beres '19 has just been named co-valedictorian for the Class of 2019.  Click the link below to read more in the LA Times.

Tradition

Notre Dame has a rich tradition with over 60 years of success. In the last 25 years, Head Coach Tom Dill has led the Knights to 21 Mission League titles and has had 52 players make the All-CIF list. During Dill's tenure, Notre Dame has gone to the CIF Playoffs 15 times (two championship appearances, four semi-final appearances). Collecting eight 20-win seasons, the Knights have claimed five tournament titles and four league titles while earning three national top-10 ranks and three state top-10 ranks.

In the classroom, over 400 baseball players have maintained a collective GPA over 3.2. No player has ever been academically ineligible.

2019 Alumni Game

Under Dill, there have been 70 students who have played college baseball, including 41 Division I athletes. Some of these include:

J.J. Muno, UC Santa Barbara
- Jake Hirabayashi, UCLA (active)
- Jordan Myrow, Cal State LA (active)
Colin BrophyGeorge Washington University (active)
Bronson Balholm, Belloit College (active)
Justin Goosen-Brown, San Diego State (active)
Logan Pollack, SBCC (active)
Drew Littwin, Chapman (active)
Noah Taylor, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (active)
Isaac Amador, LA Valley College (active)
Ian White, LA Valley College (active)
Deandre Carter, LA Valley College (active)
Michael Whiteside, Point Loma Nazarene University (active)
Jalen Parks, Cal Lutheran University (active)
Grant Berman, NYU (active)
Joshua Perlmutter, Santa Barbara City College (active)
Michael Wilson, Emory
- Jamie Robertson, Emory

Knights in MLB

Many Notre Dame alumni have found success on the professional level. Over the last 25 years, 40 professional baseball players have developed while playing for Dill. Some notable alumni in Minor/Major League Baseball include:

Giancarlo Stanton, New York Yankees, 4-time All-Star, NL MVP, NL home run leader (active)
Hunter Greene, Dayton Dragons under Cincinnati Reds, second overall selection in 2017 MLB Draft (active)
Kelly DuganChicago Dogs (active) 
Josh Goossen-Brown, Chicago Dogs (active)
JJ Muno, Winston-Salem Dash under Chicago White Sox (active)
- Tommy Wilson, St. Lucie Mets under New York Mets (active)
David Armendariz, Lake County Captains under Cleveland Indians (active)
Eddie Muhl, Bristol Pirates under Pittsburgh Pirates
- Tim Foli (first round draft-pick 1969, World Series Champ)
- Greg Goossen (Multiple teams)
- Chris Dickerson (Multiple Teams)
- Brett Hayes, Texas Rangers
- Brendan Ryan (Multiple Teams)
- Jack McDowell (1993 Cy Young Award winner)
- Jorge Piedra, Colorado Rockies
- Tom Gamboa, Coach (Multiple Teams)
- Bobby Hughes, Milwaukee Brewers
- Pat Gillick, 2-time World Series GM (MLB Hall of Fame)

Sports Awards

List of 8 items.

  • 2017-2018

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Offensive Player - Grant Berman
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Drew Littwin
    Most Inspirational Player - Noah Taylor
    Sparky Lee Award - Carter Kessinger
    Gunn/Jerkens Coaches Award: Michael Whiteside

    JUNIOR VARSITY
    Offensive Player of the Year - Ben Griffin
    Defensive Player of the Year - Jeff Pierantoni
    Pitcher of the Year Award - Jack Snyder
    Pitcher of the Year Award - Owen Hackman

    FROSH
    Pitcher of the Year - DJ Cameron
    Offensive Player of the Year - Oscar Cabrera
    Defensive Player of the Year - Andrew Verrengia
    Coaches Award - Andrew Martinez
  • 2016-2017

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - Hunter Greene
    Most Valuable Pitcher - Lucas Gordon
    Sparky Lee Hustle Award - Frankie Campanella
    4 Year Varsity Letterman Award - Hunter Greene
    The Gunn/Jerkens Award: Michael Whiteside

    JUNIOR VARSITY
    Most Outstanding Pitcher - Nick Walker
    Most Outstanding Hitter - Diego Baqueiro
    Hustle Award - Nick Iverson

    FROSH
    Most Outstanding Pitcher - Owen Hackman
    Most Outstanding Hitter - Ben Griffin
    Hustle Award - Alex Rynn
  • 2015-2016

    VARSITY
    MVP – Hunter Greene
    Most Improved – Ryan McNab
    Most Inspirational – Colin Brophy
    Sparky Lee Award – Ryan Winters
     
    JV
    Most Valuable Player – Carter Kessinger
    Most Valuable Offensive Player – Grant Berman
    Most Valuable Defensive Player – Jesse Bickel
    Coaches Award – Haidyn Winther
     
    FROSH
    MVP – Massai Dorsey
    Most Valuable Offensive Player – Dominic Allegretti
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Thomas Beres
    Pitcher of the Year – Oliver Gatica
  • 2014-2015

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player Colin Brophy
    Most Valuable Player – Hunter Greene
    Most Improved Player – Joe Pace
    Most Inspirational Player – Carlo Castiglioni
    Sparky Lee Field Award – Jason Starcher

    4 year Varsity Letterman - Michael Wilson
    4 year Varsity Letterman - Jake Hirabayashi
    4 year Varsity Letterman - Jordan Myrow
     
    JV
    Most Valuable Player – Josh Perlmutter
    Most Valuable Pitcher – Noah Taylor
    Most Valuable Defensive Player – Michael Whiteside
    Coaches Award – Ryan Winters
     
    FROSH
    Offensive Player of the Year - Austin Oberlander
    Defensive Player of the Year - Luis Hernandez
    Pitcher of the Year - Isaac Amador
    MVP - Jesse Bickel
  • 2013-2014

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player – Jake Hirabayashi
    Most Valuable Player – Tommy Wilson
    Most Improved Player – Chris Collins
    Most Inspirational Player – Chris Colarossi
    Sparky Lee Field Award – Jason Starcher 
     
    JV
    Most Valuable Player – Deandrey Carter
    Most Valuable Player – Ryan Morris
    Most Valuable Offensive Player – Paris Gorham
    Most Valuable Defensive Player – Will Evans
     
    FROSH
    Most Valuable Defensive Player – Dyllan Esquivel
    Most Valuable Offensive Player – Jeffrey Shepherd
    Most Valuable Defensive Player – Tucker MacMeekin
    Pitcher of the Year – Chance King
  • 2012-2013

    LEAGUE AWARDS
    J.J. Muno - 1st Team All-League
    Jack Morello - 1st Team All-League
    Chris Colarossi - 2nd Team All-League
    Michael Wilson - 2nd Team All-League
     
    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - Chris Colarossi
    Most Improved Player - Michael Wilson
    Most Inspirational Player - Henry Thomas
    4-Year Varsity Participation - J.J. Muno
    Sparky Lee Field Award - Eddie Muhl

    JUNIOR VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - Bert Gervis
    Most Valuable Player - Joe Pace
    Coaches Award - Michael Mancini

    FROSH
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Paris Gorham
    Most Valuable Offensive Player - Nathan Pavell
    Pitcher of the Year - Deandre Carter
    Coaches Award - Matthew Arias
  • 2011-2012

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - J.J. Muno
    Most Improved Player - Brett Sesma
    Most Inspirational Player - Max Fecske
    Sparky Lee Field Award - Matt Walker

    JUNIOR VARSITY
    Most Valuable Pitcher - Graham Mekjian
    Most Valuable Hitter - Justin Goossen-Brown
    Coaches Award - Christian Slattery
    Coaches Award - Matt Lemus

    FROSH
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Lukas Surbeck
    Most Valuable Offensive Player - Tristan Klier
    Pitcher of the Year - Giancarlo Castiglioni
    Coaches Award - Joseph Pace
  • 2010-2011

    VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - Matt Lathuras
    Most Improved Player - Kevin Meyers
    Most Inspirational Player - Tim Milkovich
    Sparky Lee Field Award - Nick Huynh

    JUNIOR VARSITY
    Most Valuable Player - Michael Knopf
    Most Valuable Player - Kynan Barton
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Henry Thomas
    Coaches Award - Anthony Gutierrez

    FROSH
    Most Valuable Defensive Player - Jordan Garrett
    Most Valuable Offensive Player - Cameron Rodriguez
    Pitcher of the Year - Hayze Dumont
    Coaches Award - Kevin Lombardo

Marine Corps Stadium Dedication

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