The St. John’s baseball program has a tradition of success. Competing in Massachusetts’ highest division, the program has won three state championships.
Since 1990, the team has won 15 League Championships and 8 District Championships; they have also competed in 4 State Championship games -- winning its last state title in 2002.
Former coaches Bill White and John “Ace” Case are members of the Massachusetts Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame.
Charlie Eppinger, Head Coach… 2009, 2011 District Champions; '09 State Finalists… '06 and '09 teams won a school record 22 games… Conference Champs in '06, '07, '10, '11, '12... at SJ: 127-49 (0.722); playoffs: 16-6 (0.727)... overall: 140-58 (0.707)... pitched and played infield for Coach Bill White from '89-'92… graduated from the University of Notre Dame… teaches math and economics at St. John’s.
Brett Ford, Varsity Assistant …joined the coaching staff for
the 2009 season… 2005 graduate of Westfield State College, where he was
a Captain and two-time defensive MVP… before college, played for Brockton Legion Post 35 as well as baseball and basketball at Brockton High School…currently works for Hanover
Ed Shoro, Varsity Assistant... joins the coaching staff for the 2012 season... was an infielder on the '06 and '07 St. John's teams that posted a 40-9 record... also played four years of soccer for the Pioneers... previously coached with the West Boylston American Legion team ... a 2011 Boston College graduate, he currently teaches math at St. John's.
John Mullen, Junior Varsity Coach... in his third season on the coaching staff... graduate of Assumption College... played four years of football and two years of baseball at St. John's, graduating in 2007 ... also serves as an assistant football coach for the Pioneers ... currently teaches computer applications at St. John's.
John Perron, Freshmen Coach...joins the coaching staff for the 2013 season... was a 3 year varsity baseball player at St. John's, graduating in 2008 ...also played football and basketball for the Pioneers, winning the McNulty Award as the school's top athlete ... 2012 graduate of WPI where he was a captain of the Engineers football team ... also serves as an assistant football coach and the freshmen basketball coach at St. John's.
Casey Cummins, Assistant Coach ... joins the staff as a full time assistant in 2013 after serving as a part-time assistant while at Merrimack ... founded the Merrimack Club Baseball team, which participates in the NECBA ... SJ class of '08, pitched and played infield for the Pioneers... currently teaches social studies at Venerini Academy.