Palma School is pleased to announce the appointment of Phil Giammanco as Varsity Baseball Head Coach.
A 1987 graduate of Palma High School, Giammanco began teaching at Palma in 1994. During his tenure he has coached football at all levels and was a part of three CCS championship teams. He has been involved with Palma’s baseball program since 1994, heading the program in 2001. With the baseball program, Giammanco has won two league titles and one CCS championship. He was named Monterey County Coach of the Year and Monterey Bay League Coach of the Year in 2004 and 2009.
Giammanco is adding Varsity Baseball Head Coach to his current duties of guidance counselor and National Honors Society advisor.
“As a past head of program, Phil brings years of experience to the position as well as a history of success. Phil understands what makes Palma such a special place and I am looking forward to working with him.” stated Rob Bishop, Athletic Director of Palma School.
Giammanco will officially begin his duties as Varsity Baseball Coach on January 1, 2018.
Palma is a private, college-preparatory school for boys in grades 7 through 12 owned and operated by the Christian Brothers Institute of California. Palma School is dedicated to providing young men an excellent education in a Roman Catholic environment that embraces the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education and challenges each individual to develop spiritually, intellectually, morally, physically, and socially.