We are excited to announce that Ken Sasso (Sachem North Varsity Head Coach) will be joining the Long Island Express Fastpitch coaching staff starting this 2017/2018 club ball season. Ken’s experience and overall passion for the game make him a great fit for Express. Ken will be the head coach of one of the 18U Gold teams. Welcome aboard Ken!
Ken Sasso is entering his 9th year as the head coach of the Sachem North Varsity Softball team. Coach Sasso began his coaching career in the SYAG Youth Softball Program in 1994. Sasso was one of the First coaches of SYAG’s inaugural softball travel program, coaching at the 10U level. The SYAG Blaze qualified and competed in the Pony Nationals at the 14U and 16U divisions. Sasso became an assistant coach with the North Shore Rebels team that placed 8th in the country at the 16U Fast Nationals in Florida. The Rebels also qualified and competed in the 18U ASA Nationals. A student of the game, Sasso attends instructional clinics yearly, presented by Division 1 and Hall of Fame coaches from around the country. Coach Sasso has been teaching pitching and softball skills for over 20 years, always striving to teach players to respect and enjoy their teammates and the game. Coach Sasso is currently the Recording Secretary of the Suffolk County Softball Coaches Association and a member of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.