Instructors

Bill Rizzo

Founder

Bill has more than twenty five years of experience in the investment industry.

Bill held senior positions with Russell Investment Group, Pitcairn and DuPont Capital Management concentrating on portfolio management, investment strategy, financial analysis and portfolio optimization. Over his career Bill has built enduring relationships with globally recognized institutions and affluent families .

For over 16 years Bill has also coached and trained a wide range of players from the youth to the Professional levels. In 2004 he founded Brandywine Valley Baseball Organization an elite travel team program. He also is the baseball coordinator for St Cornelius CYO and the baseball Commissioner for CYO Region 17.

Bill completed his undergraduate studies at the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania where he received a BS. He served in the United States Marine Corps and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Philadelphia.

Corrie Weimer

Fitness Trainer

Corrie Weimer is a certified personal trainer with over 20 years experience in health promotion and management of individual physical fitness. She is a performance-driven health and wellness professional in the development of personal performance programs and customized exercise technique trainings based on client needs, goals, abilities, and anatomy.

She has developed an innovative 10 week training and nutrition program called “Be a 10 in 10 weeks” transforming Men and Women’s bodies and mental perseverance.

Corrie has expertise in athletic conditioning and strength training that focuses on speed, agility and endurance. She has taken her expertise across all age groups as young as 8 year-old sports teams to the age of 65 years young and motivated to change their lives.

Derick DeAngelo

Athletic Trainer

Derick has been working in the fitness field for twenty years and has nineteen years’ experience as a certified personal trainer. He is a 1996 graduate of West Chester University with a BS degree in exercise physiology.

With his hundreds of satisfied customers ranging from professional athletes training in sport specific conditioning to clients achieving significant weight loss Derick has a wide ranged skillset. Derick takes great pride in helping his clients achieve rapid results safely and effectively.

Derick is extremely committed to the total health of each individual and is confident that he can help you achieve your personal health and fitness goals no matter what they may be.

Mark Minicozzi

Hitting Instructor

Mark was selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 17th round during the 2005 First-Year Player Draft out of East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C.

In May of 2012 he signed with the Giants as a Minor League free agent.

Mark has been playing professional Baseball for 8 years. In 2014 he lead the Giants AAA affiliate in hitting. In 2015 he signed with Washington Nationals Organization.

Matt O’Neill

Hitting, Catching & Fielding Instructor

Matt O’Neill is currently an assistant coach at Widener University.

In 2011 and 2012, he played at Alvernia University, leading them to berths in the NCAA Tournament both years and a Commonwealth Conference title in 2011. Matt touted a .996 fielding percentage in his 2011 season and a 1.000 fielding percentage in 2012.

Matt has spent years teaching the game of baseball. He coached an Exton Jr. Legion squad in 2012. In addition, he also led the U-16 Berkshire Sea Dogs later in 2012.

Chris Clem

Pitching, Hitting & Catching Instructor

Chris was a two time First-Team All-Central Leaguer and First-Team All-State as a Senior at Conestoga High School with an 18-2 combined record and 180 strikeouts.

He continued on to be a four-year starter at the University of Maryland, finishing as the Terps all-time leader in innings with 298 and fourth in strikeouts with 220.

He signed on as a free agent with the St. Louis Cardinals (A) and played one season (2005-2006).

In 2006, he won the Atlantic League Championship with the Lancaster Barnstormers.

Through 2007 and 2008, he continued playing for the River City Rascals in the Frontier League. There he accumulated 242 innings pitched and 182 strikeouts.

In 2009, Chris traveled overseas as a player/coach in the German Bundesliga. He led the league in both strikeouts (83) and innings (75) while playing for the Gauting Indians in Munich, Germany.

Chris has over 10 years of coaching and instructing experience with youth to professional level players.

Scott Oberg

Pitching Instructor

Scott attended the University of Connecticut from 2008 to 2012. He was a three time Varsity letter winner for Jim Penders and pitched in three Big East Conference tournaments. In addition, he pitched in the 2010 NCAA Regional Tournament.

Scott accumulated many awards over his college career. In 2010 he won the Team Pitcher of the Year Award. In 2012, after returning from surgery, he was a First Team Big East Member, ABCA Regional Second Team Member, NEIBA All-Star, and won the Team Pitcher of the Year Award along with the Team MVP award.

His career stats finished with a 14-2 record, 1.59 ERA, 71 appearances, 77 strikeouts, 11 saves and 113 innings pitched.

Scott was drafted in 2012 by the Colorado Rockies in the 15th round, 468th overall. In his professional career, Scott has played for the Grand Junction Rockies, Modesto Nuts and Tulsa Drillers.

Eddie Elliott

Speed, Strength, and Agility Instructor

Eddie Elliott hails from Allentown, PA. He was a 4 year, letter winning and All-American/All-Conference player for the West Chester Golden Rams.

Over his career, he amassed 1500 all-purpose yards and 11 touchdowns.

He is a versatile athlete that was utilized in many different ways on both offense and special teams throughout his career.

Currently, Eddie is working with the West Chester track team.