Coach Biography: John Piacenza
Assistant Coach, Varsity Baseball
John Piacenza graduated from Westborough High School in Westborough MA in 1975 where he lettered in basketball and baseball, and from Yale University in 1979, where he lettered in baseball. He started his teaching and coaching career in the fall of 1983 at Taft and he has been at Taft ever since. Mr. Piacenza has coached both lower school basketball and boys junior varsity basketball, and he was the boys head varsity basketball coach for 11 years. He coached the Taft junior varsity baseball team for 16 years and he was the assistant varsity baseball coach for 6 years. He has also coached baseball at all levels in the town of Watertown - his most recent position was the head coach of the Oakville American Legion baseball team.