Staff

WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT

HIGH SCHOOL

Position

Name

Superintendent

Dr. Janice Jackson

Principal

Mark Grishaber

Athletics and Activities Director

Matt Kestler

Athletic Trainers

TBA

FALL SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Competitive Cheerleading

Varsity Coach: Ryan Cooper

Competitive Pom Pons

Varsity Coach: Jacquelyn Alunan

Assistant Coach: Stephanie Wilczynski

Cross Country - Boys

Varsity Coach: James Bleicher

Assistant Coach: Don Desalvo

Assistant Coach: Kevin Hart 

Cross Country - Girls

Varsity Coach: Garrett McLinn

Assistant Coach: Don Desalvo

Assistant Coach: Daniel Dziubski

Football

Head Varsity Coach: John Tsarouchas

Head Asst. Coach: Zach Elder

Asst. Coach: Victor Balundis

Asst. Coach: Jim Blake 

Asst. Coach: Ryan Bullock 

Asst. Coach: Brad Engel

Asst. Coach: Colm Flaherty

Asst. Coach: Brian Hayes

Asst. Coach: Don Kaminski

Asst. Coach: Tony Minestra

Asst Coach: Shawn Ryan 

Asst. Coach: Martin Shine

Asst. Coach: Matthew Zilz

Videographer: Sherri Fitte 

Golf - Boys

Varsity Coach: Chris Chesnut

Golf - Girls

Varsity Coach: Jeff Lucco

Soccer - Boys

Varsity Coach; Jeff Lucco

Asst. Varsity: Fulvio De Col

Asst. Varsity: Patrick Kowalkowski

Junior Varsity Coach: Maciej Myszka

Fresh/Soph Coach: Dan Harte  

Fresh/Soph Coach: Jeff Mikula Jr. 

16-Inch Softball

Varsity Coach: Kirk Vidas

Assistant Coach: Thomas Angsten

Swimming and Diving - Girls

Varsity Coach: Nicole Wiktor

Fresh/Soph Coach: Jason Polensky

Tennis - Girls

Varsity Coach: Jim Gillespie

Fresh/Soph Coach: Justin Yesensky

Volleyball - Girls

Varsity Coach: Sebastian Acevedo

Junior Varsity Coach: Reinieri Rodriguez

Assistant Coach: Taylor Dreher

Fresh/Soph Coach: Christina Christopher 

Fresh/Soph Coach: Drake Hernandez

ACADEMIC CENTER FALL SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Cross Country - Boys

Coach: Don Desalvo

Cross Country - Girls

Coach: Don Desalvo

Soccer - Boys

Coach: TBA
Volleyball - Boys Coach: TBA

Volleyball - Girls

Coach: Rigoberto Torres

WINTER SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Basketball - Boys

Varsity Coach: Jason Tucker

Varsity Assistant: Eddie Coleman

Varsity Assistant: Terrance Givens 

Varsity Assistant:  Tyler Kurz

Varsity Assistant: Rich Huy

Junior Varsity Coach: Sahil Lakhani

Fresh/Soph Coach: Brian Mendenhall 

Basketball - Girls

 

Varsity Coach: Iveta Salkauske

Varsity Assistant Coach: Tom Ellew 

Varsity Assistant Coach: Mark Madden

Varsity Assistant Coach: Andy Torres 

Sophomore Coach:  Germaine Padilla

Freshman Coach: Mark Madden

Bowling - Boys

Varsity Coach: Tony Mercado

Bowling - Girls

Varsity Coach: Ramon Pagan 

Competitive Cheerleading

Varsity Coach:  Ryan Cooper

Competitive Pom Pons

Varsity Coach: Jacquelyn Alunan

Assistant Coach: Stephanie Wilczynski

Swimming and Diving - Boys

Varsity Coach: Edgar Vergara

Fresh/Soph Coach: Luis Navarro

Track and Field - Boys

Varsity Coach: James Bleicher

Assistant Coach: Natalie Tomei

Assistant Coach: Adrienne Carmona

Track and Field - Girls

Varsity Coach: Garrett McLinn

Assistant Coach: Don Desalvo

Assistant Coach: Kevin Hart

Wrestling

Varsity Coach: Brad Engel

Assistant Coach: Mike DiFrisco

Assistant Coach: Thomas Angsten

ACADEMIC CENTER WINTER SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Basketball - Boys

Coach: Casey Grzeskiewicz

Basketball - Girls

Coach: TBA

Chess – Co-Ed

Coach: Danial Wilson 

Coach: James O' Shaughnessy

SPRING SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Badminton

Head Coach: Rachael Nicholas

Assistant Coach: TBA

Baseball

Varsity Coach: Richard Pildes

Assistant Coach: Ray Cekus 

Assistant Coach: Mark Madden

Assistant Coach: Mike Raher

Fresh/Soph Coach: Matt Malarski

Fresh/Soph Assistant: Chad Nishibayashi

Bass Fishing

Coach: Scott Plencer  

Assistant Coach:  Michael Mulligan

Assistant Coach: Pat Henehan

Lacrosse

Boys Coach: Eddie Robins

Girls Coach: Francisco Merlos 

Rugby 

Boys Coach: Brian Hayes

Girls Coach: Jamie Stephen

Soccer - Girls

Varsity Coach: Dan Harte 

Varsity Assistant: Jeff Mikula Jr. 

Varsity Assistant: Gabriela Wala

Junior Varsity Coach: Sara Fritz 

Fresh/Soph Coach: Patrick Kowalkowski

   

Softball

Varsity Coach: Germaine Padilla

Varsity Assistant Coach: Bob Bastek

Fresh/Soph Coach: Greg Liske

Fresh/Soph Assistant: Morgan Brauer

Freshman Coach: Ivette Cano 

Freshman Assistant: Cassandra Rothbart

Tennis - Boys

Varsity Coach: Justin Yesensky

Asst. Coach: Jim Gillespie

Fresh/Soph Coach: Casey Grzeskiewicz

Track and Field - Boys

Varsity Coach: James Bleicher

Assistant Coach: Don Desalvo

Assistant Coach: Kevin Hart

Track and Field - Girls

Varsity Coach: Garrett McLinn

Assistant Coach: Natalie Tomei

Assistant Coach: Adrienne Carmona

Volleyball - Boys

Varsity Coach: William Angel

Fresh/Soph Coach: Allison Taylor

Assistant Coach: Pavel Rusev

Water Polo - Boys

Varsity Coach: Jason Polensky

Water Polo - Girls

Varsity Coach: Nicole Wiktor

ACADEMIC CENTER SPRING SEASON

Coaching Staff

Sport

 Coach

Soccer - Girls

Coach: Ryan Glowacz

Track and Field - Boys

Coach: Karen Devine

Track and Field - Girls

Coach: Karen Devine