28 - Wayne Mazzoni
Wayne Mazzoni
Previous College: Gettysburg College (Pa.), 1991
Position: Pitching Coach
Wayne Mazzoni is in his first full year as assistant baseball coach at Holy Cross. He will serve primarily as the team's pitching coach. Mazzoni has an extensive baseball coaching background. A 1991 graduate of Gettysburg College (Pa.), he spent the last six seasons as the head baseball coach and assistant athletic director at Post University (Conn.). Prior to that Mazzoni was the pitching coach at Fairfield University and served as an assistant at Nova Southeastern University (Fla.).

Mazzoni, who earned a master's degree in Sports Marketing from St. Thomas University, is also an established author and speaker. He has published articles in the ABCA Coaching Digest, NCAA News, Scholastic Coach, Baseball Digest, and Junior Baseball. He is the author of The Athletic Recruiting and Scholarship Guide which helps high school athletes and parents with the recruiting process and is a frequent speaker at high schools regarding that topic. In addition, he was a recruiting speaker at the 2005 World Baseball Coaches Convention. He has appeared on ABC, Fox, and most sports radio stations around the country. He has a pitching video titled The Left-Handed Pick Off Move, which he presented at the national ABCA Convention in 2004.

A native of Northport, Long Island, Mazzoni and his wife Keli, have three children (three-year old Colby, one-year old Brayden, and a ten year old Black Lab named Oakley). They reside in Connecticut.