Coach Joe Kropa, Sr has a wealth of baseball knowledge both as a player and a coach. He was the head coach for the Roselle Catholic High School Varsity Baseball team from 1993 through 2009. Before that, he coached the school’s freshman and junior varsity teams for nine years. Under his tenure, the Roselle Catholic team has been to nine state tournaments, is a three-time county tournament finalist and won the 2005 County Tournament Championship.
Mr. Kropa is a physical education teacher with K-12 certification. He also holds a B.A. in business administration from Rutgers University. He played collegiate baseball for four years as a multi-positioned player. He also played in the Essex County Summer College Baseball League for four years.
In addition to his position at Roselle Catholic, Coach Kropa is also a summer baseball camp instructor for Union, Essex and Middlesex counties. He has coached hundreds of players ages 8-18 years old through these summer programs. He also coaches advanced baseball camps in Middlesex county and has been the Roselle Catholic High School winter baseball camp instructor since 2004.
Current Camps & Clinics
Joe coaches our winter, spring and summer baseball clinics and camps such as hitting, team practice & workout camps. He is also available for private and/or group lessons and training.Book Lesson(s)