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.

 

Junior Varsity Team Coach Billy Jack Ryan

Junior Varsity Team Head Coach Billy Jack RyanBilly Jack Ryan is a graduate of Redwood and played on the 2010 team that won the Marin County High School Championships, where he was ranked 4th in his local league in Slugging and 6th in overall batting average, before continuing his baseball career in college. 

Coach Ryan is currently serving on the Coaching Staff for the SF Giants Baseball Camps and with the Bombers organization.  Billy Jack is thrilled to return to his alma mater as the Junior Varsity coach under the leadership of Coach Firenzi.

Freshman Team Head Coach Taber Watson

taberFreshman Team Head Coach Taber Watson is also a graduate of Redwood and played on the 2010 team with Billy Jack 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.