Coach Calabrese returns to ASA College for the 2018 campaign, serving as the Head Football Coach.
During his previous four seasons with the Avengers football program, Calabrese coached the Wide Receivers, Linebackers & Special Teams, as well as being the Head Football coach for ASA’s JV Football program.
In addition to Coach Calabrese’s duties on the athletic field, he is also the Director of Residence Life for ASA College. As Director of Residence Life, Coach Calabrese is responsible for overseeing the residential and community life at ASA College.
Coach Calabrese’s football background is extensive, as he has held duties at East Coast Prep as an Assistant Coach and Director of Academic Development, Valley Forge Military Academy as the Assistant Head Coach and Director of Athletic Admissions, MaxOut Training Center and Athletes’ Performance as a Performance Specialist and completed an internship as a Performance Specialist working at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Prior to his coaching and mentoring duties, Calabrese was a standout Student-Athlete. He first attended Valley Forge Military Academy where he was a varsity letterman in Football, Baseball, Wrestling & Golf. Receiving distinguished military rank during his entire time at VFMA, his strong leadership qualities led to the promotion of Battalion Training Officer and Lieutenant for the Class of 2005. Following his time at VFMA, he became a four-year varsity letterman for the Menlo (CA) College Football and Golf teams. He graduated from Menlo College in 2009 with degrees in Sports Management and Finance.
Coach Calabrese currently resides in Long Island City with his wife Daniella.