Cardinals Instructors (Hamilton Cardinals Rep Baseball)

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Cardinals Instructor Bios:


Dean Dicenzo Lead Instructor

·         Player and coach in the IBL for The Hamilton Cardinals and the Brantford Red Sox 1980-2000

·         Three-time Intercounty Baseball League All-Star 1982 (2B), 1984 (OF) & 1992 (1B)

·         Led Intercounty Baseball League in stolen bases 1982, 1984 & 1992

·         Second All-Time in hits in Intercounty Baseball League

·         OBA Coach of the Year 2006

·         Oklahoma Sunbelt Classic coach for Ontario 2012-2015, Head coach 2014-current

·         Head Coach, 18U Ontario Terriers

·         NCCP Provincial Coach Certified


Ed Ivy 


·         former Division I pitcher for North Carolina A&T University. 

·         All State Honorable Mention

·         3 times All-Area

·         twice Regional Semi-finalist

·         twice District Champion

·         played his summer baseball seasons in Michigan's elite leagues: Connie Mack and American Legion

·         currently Pitching Coach, McMaster University Baseball


John Hashimoto  

·         Lead Instructor, Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Academy

·         Master Coach Developer, Baseball Canada

·         Master Evaluator, Baseball Canada

·         2017 Community NCCP Coach Developer Award

·         20+ years of coaching experience


Matt Higginson

·         MLB Area Scout- Oakland Athletics 2008-Present

·         Played Collegiately at Gardner Webb University (Division 1) 2002-2006


Marcus Dicenzo

·         Played for Hamilton Cardinals Rep teams from 2004-2011

·         2011 AAA OBA Midget Champion with the Hamilton Cardinals

·         Played for the Ontario Terriers from 2011-2013

·         Infielder at University of West Alabama from 2013-2017

·         2015 Gulf South Conference Champion

·         Instructor with the Hamilton Cardinals since 2010

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