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The 2020 Staff

Directors and Coaches

DIRECTORS


Jim DeRosa has been teaching Social Studies and coaching baseball at Northport High School since 1997.  In 2019, Jim was named Head Coach of the Varsity along with co-Director Sean Lynch. His previous coaching experience: Head JV Coach from 1997-1999, Varsity Assistant Coach from 2000-2015, Head JV2 Coach from 2016-2017.  In 2018, Jim served as the Head JV Coach where was named Coach of the Year for League 2. Jim played 4 years of college baseball at LIU/Post, and 2 years of pro baseball in the NorthEast Independent Baseball League. 

Sean Lynch has been teaching Physical Education and coaching baseball in the Northport/East Northport School District since 2002. Sean was named Head Coach of the Varsity along with co-Director Jim DeRosa. His previous coaching experience is as follows: Head JV Coach from 2002-2017. Interim Varsity Head Coach, 2018. In 2009 and 2015, Sean was named J.V. Coach of the Year for League 2 in Suffolk County. Sean played 4 years of college baseball for nationally ranked University of South Florida. 
Rich Castellano has been working in the Northport/East Northport UFSD since 1974. A retired math teacher, Rich has served as a baseball coach at Northport High School on all three levels for the past 26 years. Rich has also served as Head Varsity Softball Coach. He is also the Head Girls Varsity Basketball Coach at Northport H.S. He has held that position for the past 38 years.  He has led the Lady Tigers to 13 Suffolk County titles and 5 Long Island titles.  In March of 2009, Rich was elected to the New York State Basketball Hall of Fame.  

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