Jim Madrigal has been a girls fastpitch coach for over 10 years. Prior to softball, he coached 15 years of baseball at many levels. He is currently the manager of the 16U Tinley Park Rockers. Jim's goals for the 16U team is to prepare his players to succeed at the collegiate level. He will focus on basic fundamentals, player development and strong knowledge of the game. Jim’s team will be doing a combination of PGF and ASA tournaments as well as regional college showcase events.
My name is James Marcano and I have been coaching with the Tinley Park Rockers for 7 years. I have been coaching softball for over 14 years. After playing baseball and wrestling in college, I went right into coaching softball and wrestling at the high school level. My wife and I have 4 kids, 2 daughters that play for the Rockers and 2 sons. My coaching philosophy is all about teaching the fundamentals of this great game. I believe in pushing and making the girls work hard. I am a positive reinforcement kind of coach. I like to have competitive practices and keep the girls having fun. I coach positive behaviors and prepare your young ladies to play at the College Level.