Coaches

Head Coach Mike Firenzi

Mike Firenzi is a native of San Francisco & Corte Madera, . He’s been around baseball his entire life and has been coaching high school baseball for over 20 years. A graduate of Redwood, Mike began his coaching career as the Frosh/Soph coach at Redwood in 1987.  He went on to head the baseball program at Marin Catholic, where he led the Wildcats to numerous MCAL and NCS Titles and Coach of the Year honors. In his first year as the Varsity Head Coach in 2015, the Giants won the MCAL Championship and the DII NCS Championship ranking #1 Northern California, #4 in California and #21 in the Nation.  As one of the elite coaches and instructors in the Bay Area Mike has had countless players come through his program to go on and play in college and professionally.  In 2018, Firenzi was inducted into the Marin County Athletic Hall of Fame.

 

Junior Varsity Team Coach Jim Brown

Jim Brown is a Redwood graduate (class of ’80) and was a stand out middle infielder for the baseball team.  Jim has been involved in youth baseball for over 30 years. 

Freshman Team Head Coach Taber Watson

taberFreshman Team Head Coach Taber Watson is also a graduate of Redwood and played on the 2010 team that won the MCAL championship.  Taber was an All-League catcher that year and went on to become a pitcher at Chapman University where he made the All-Region team as a closer his Junior year.

Coach Watson took over the Freshman team in 2015 and in 2016 he was hired as a teacher at Redwood.