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OOTP Family

Our coaches and instructors are a mix of ex pro athlete's, College and High school coaches, and college players.


Coach - Instructor

Alex Miller

With over 20 years experience of coaching Alex has been successful on all levels. Alex has coached many athletes that have played high level college and pro ball.

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Coach - Instructor

Tony LaRosa

Tony has over 12 years experience coaching on all levels from little league to AAU teams from ages 12 thru 18 and umpired for over 10 years.

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Coach - Pitching Instructor

Travis Zilg

WHHS All American and Somerset County MVP 2002. 3 year captain and 4 Year starter at Ramapo college. Pitching instructor at Ramapo and Montclair U.

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Coach - Hitting Instructor

Rob Snyder

Rob is currently the varsity baseball coach at Manville High School and bring 14 years of coaching experience.

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Coach - Pitching Instructor

Nick Richter

Nick brings 5 years of experience in coaching and strength training. Nick pitched at WHHS and Centenary college.


Coach - Pitching Instructor

Sean Lubreski

Sean starred for the NJIT baseball program for 4 years and signed a professional contract with the Tuscon Saguaros.


Coach - Instructor

David Johnson

David Johnson was a 3 sport varsity athlete  from Dunellen HS. David chose basketball in College but had offers for all three sports.


Coach - Instructor

Colin Saich

Colin was a 6 year Cyclone.  He was a big bat and is a proven perfectionist and winner. Colin prides himself on the details of the game.


Coach - Pitching Instructor

Nate Kolzow

Nate, a pitching guru, was a four year starting pitching at Centenary and brings over 5 years of coaching experience.


Coach - Hitting instrutor

Kenny Tunison

Kenny "big tuna" Tunison was a top player out of HS in our area. He has many HS accolades and went on to play college ball at Delaware Valley University.


Coach - instructor

Jake Bentz

Jake brings 4 years of coaching experience. He has coached with the Cyclones for the last two years and at the at the High School and Middle School levels for 4. Most recently at Manville High School.


Coach - Pitching Instructor

Kennedy Ferguson

Kennedy played for the Cyclones for 5 years. The 6'5" righty is currently in his Sophomore year and pitching for St. Elizabeth University.

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Coach instructor

Ray Lang

Ray has 8 been coaching 8 years, ranging from hitting mechanics, fielding, Pitching and strength + conditioning. Ray played DII baseball at Bloomfield College in NJ.

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Coach instructor

Frank Marrero Jr.

Frank played baseball at Scotch Plains -Fanwood and was part of the 2011 Union County Championship. Frank brings 2 years of HS Coaching experience.


Coach - instructor

Matt Chemis

Matt played 4 years as an outfielder at Ramapo College. He was named Captain his senior year. Has been coaching since graduating in 2018


Coach - Hitting Instructor

Michelle Huff

Michelle is a PE Teacher and a varsity coach at Metuchen HS. She has 11 years of coaching experience. Michelle was also the Plainfield Varsity coach and selected as the 2019 Courier coach of the year.

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Coach - Instructor

Thomas George

Thomas part of the Cyclone family, who attended Piscataway HS. He is a sophomore at Rosemont College in PA where the big lefty plays 1B and pitcher.

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Coach - Instructor

Colin McLaughlin

Colin is a North Hunterdon grad. He is in his senior year at Elmira in NY.  Colin was a 2021 All Conference Outfielder. Colin played for the Cyclones for 4 years.

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Coach - Instructor

Drew Johnson

Drew is another local star athlete who played varsity in Baseball and Basketball for 4 years. His speed and 6'4" frame made him a top pitcher and OF in our area.

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Coach - Catching instructor

Kyle Griswold

Kyle, part of the Cyclone family for 4 years. Played 1B, C and OF. Attended South Plainfield High as a 2 year starter. Kyle specializes in Catching and Hitting.


Coach - Instructor

Jack Greco

Jack is a hard throwing righty who went to Oratory Prep then on to Susquehanna where he is in his Sophomore year. Jack is a 6 year Cyclone.

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