Our NJ Baseball Coaches & Trainers
New Jersey Baseball Coaches & Trainers
Kervin RiveraDirector of Baseball Operations
Coach Kervin was a high school standout at PCTI where he played in 3 Passaic County championships, winning in 2004. He went on to play two years of college ball at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, Oregon. He also attended Seton Hall and Peru State College in Nebraska. Kervin started his coaching career in 2015, taking his Passaic Tigers team to a runner up finish in the American Legion District 2 tournament and his 18u Passaic team all the way to the MLB RBI regional championship. He has also coached at DePaul Catholic HS in Wayne. Kervin is currently the Head Coach at Passaic High School. He is also an assistant coach at Juco Power House Rowan College at Gloucester County. He currently trains high level baseball players at every professional level.
Joshua BiniHead Trainer
PS2 Academy Coach
Assistant Varsity Coach, Eastern Christian HS
Coach Josh has nearly 20 years of baseball experience - excelling in high school and college ball, then making it all the way to the Dominican League. He has traveled and played in various places around the world including Canada, the Dominican Republic, and all along the Eastern Seaboard. As a result, Coach Josh is uniquely qualified as a PS2 Instructor and brings some incredible training techniques to our athletes. He maintains a strong connection with the Dominican Republic, frequently visiting and training there, and brings all that knowledge back to our PS2 Athletes.
Max HarvellPS2 Academy Coach
Max is a teacher and Head Varsity Baseball Coach at Eastern Christian High School in Haledon. He played collegiately at Lee University in Cleveland, TN.
Darren FensterMLB Consultant
2018 marks Darren Fenster's 7th year with the Red Sox, his 6th as manager in the organization leading the Greenville Drive, Boston's Class A Affiliate. He was named South Atlantic League manager of the year after guiding The Drive to the first league championship in franchise history. Prior to joining the Red Sox, he spent 6 seasons on the Rutgers University Staff working under Fred Hill. As a player, he was Big East Player of the Year at Rutgers and was selected by the Kansas City Royals in the 12th round of the 2000 draft. He spent 5 seasons in the Royals Organization before suffering a career-ending knee injury.
Albert GonzalezBaseball Trainer
Coach Bert recently completed his rookie professional managerial season, splitting the 2020 campaign with the Rockland Boulders of the Frontier League and the BR Bandits of the Liberational Professional Baseball League. He lead the Boulders to a league second best regular season record and playoff berth before finishing the year managing the Bandits to win their League Championship. He previously served as the Bullpen Coach/Catcher with the High Point Rockers of the Atlantic League and helped lead the organization to the playoffs in 2019. He is no stranger to college baseball, having served as the first head coach in program history at Monroe College-Bronx. He also served as the Catching Coordinator at NCAA DII Felician University. He has played professionally in Puerto Rico and Spain.