Frank Pericolosi

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Frank Pericolosi

  • Bats Both, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 1", Weight 240 lb.

Frank Pericolosi has been a college coach. He was a baseball and football player in college. In 1997-1998, he was an assistant coach at Pomona-Pitzer College. He then spent 1998-2000 as an assistant coach at Springfield College, where he got his Master's in Physical Education. In 2000-2001, Pericolosi played and coached in Belgium's First Division with the Brussels Kangaroos. In 2002, he was assistant coach of the Brewster Whitecaps of the prestigious Cape Cod League. He also ran coaching clinics in Belgium, Denmark and Sweden.

Pericolosi played and coached for two seasons with Sweden's Leksand Lumberjacks. He hit .411/.516/.568 in 2006 and .441/.512/.676 in 2007 (also tossing 7 shutout innings). Had he qualified, he would have ranked among the leaders in several departments.

He coached for Sweden in the 2007 European Championship.

Pericolosi became head coach of Pomona-Pitzer College in 2003 and won 178 games in his first 8 years, moving him to first on the school's career win list.

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