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Baseball Coaches and Staff

Atlantic Cape Baseball

Rodney Velardi
Head Coach

Rodney Velardi

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Rodney Velardi has been the  Head Coach at Atlantic Cape since 2010. Prior to joining Atlantic Cape, Coach Velardi was the Head Coach for Egg Harbor Township High School from 2000-2005. He previously coached at Elizabeth HS, Toms River South HS and Ocean County College.

As a player, Coach Velardi played at Butler University and Toms River South HS. At Toms River South, he was a two-time All-State selection, and was also named by the USA Today as one of the nation's top baseball prospects.

Coach Velardi has a BS Secondary Education from Butler University, an MS, Educational Leadership from Seton Hall University, and is pursuing a Doctoral Degree from Walden University.

Assistant Coaches

Jeff Ball
Hitting/ Infield

Jeff Ball

Assistant Coach since 2015
Former MLB Player
Former AC Surf Manager
Bert Rosica

Bert Rosica

Assistant Coach since 2019
Former Pitchers' Edge Performance Studio Bullpen Catcher
Charles E. Warren lll

Charles E Warren III

Originally from Pemberton, NJ, played at The High School of Commerce 3 years varsity in Springfield, MA. Earning an athletic Scholarship to play Division 1 Baseball in the South West Athletic Conference for Grambling State University where he studied and majored in Criminal Justice. In 2011 Coach Charles Warren moved back home to NJ to become a State Correctional Police Officer and served the great state of New Jersey as a law enforcement officer for 10 years.

Coach Warren brings knowledge and experience as an umpire of seven years, in the infield, hitting, and catching from his time playing in college and in the Caribbean (Puerto Rico) Along with enthusiasm and excitement to the team, through positive attitude and an uplifting mindset.