Stories tagged with: john cannizzaro

Matt Ryan
June 7, 2016 - 10:31pm
3 weeks 6 days ago

 Newark Catholic head baseball coach John Cannizzaro stopped by WHIZ to discuss his team's state championship.  Cannizzaro has won seven state titles as the Green Wave's head coach, including back-to-back championship seasons.  Newark Catholic has also won three state titles in the past four seasons.

January 23, 2016 - 12:57am
3 weeks 6 days ago

Newark Catholic head baseball coach John Cannizzaro has been inducted ino the Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. In two stints as the Green Wave's manager, Cannizzaro won six state championship and picked up 16 state victories. Newark Catholic most recently knocked off Tinora, 6-0, to win the 2015 state title. Cannizzaro's crew has made it to the Division IV championship each of the past three seasons, also winning in 2013.

June 14, 2013 - 6:09pm
3 years 10 weeks ago

Last Sunday, the Newark Catholic baseball team won their seventh OHSAA State Championship in school history. The Green Wave rolled through the postseason, outscoring their opponents 110-8. They capped off their Division IV title with a win over Middletown Springfield, 2-1 in Huntington Park.

Chase Evans sat down with three members of the coaching staff, head coach John Cannizzaro, and assistants Xavier Cook and Ed Clark, to discuss another historic milestone for the program.

June 9, 2013 - 9:41pm
3 years 11 weeks ago

Coming into the 2013 state finals, the Newark Catholic Green Wave hadn't won a championship since 2006. That wait finally ended on Sunday.

Behind a dominate performance by Mitch Cox on the mound the Green Wave got just enough runs to earn the school's seventh state championship. Cox gave up one run in the first inning and from there on out was in control. He scattered eight hits while striking out seven but until the third inning he trailed 1-0.

In the bottom of the third Hunter...

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