Frank Jagoda is in his second
season with the Canisius baseball program. Jagoda moves into the assistant
coach position for the 2013 season after serving as a graduate student manager
during the 2012 season.
Jagoda came to Canisius from
Jamestown Community College after serving as the taem's pitching coach and
recruiting coordinator. During his two-year stint at JCC, working with head
coach Anthony Barone, JCC made two consecutive Final Four fall season
appearances, earned a No. 2 and No. 4 seed in the spring National Junior
College Athletic Association Region III tournament and set a school record for
wins in spring 2010. In February 2011, Jagoda was part of the Detroit Tigers
spring training camp while shadowing their Sports Performance Coach.
Jagoda served as the manager of
the Wellsville Nitros of the New York Collegiate Baseball League during
the 2012 season. He mentored a pitching staff that captured a league-leading team earned run average (ERA).
Academically, Jagoda received an A.S. in Liberal Arts and Sciences: Social
Sciences fro JCC while he finished his undergraduate studies at SUNY Fredonia
with a Bachelor of Science in Social Work, graduating Cum Laude.
Jagoda is now working on his
Masters Degree in Sport Administration at Canisius and is scheduled to graduate in May.