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Rob Chamra

Rob is a great addition to the SNF team.  Rob has demonstrated an ability to run and grow a sports academy from the ground up. During his off-seasons while pitching in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, Rob helped orchestrate and grow a baseball and sports-based company in Raleigh, NC. Rob coordinated marketing, program creation, and team-development for the successful NC franchise. Rob positioned this facility for growth before moving back to NJ to take a job in the corporate sector. Rob’s passion, pitching knowledge, and attention to detail will make him a day-to-day fixture at The Turf.

Experience

  • Current Assistant Coach for Cranford High School baseball
  • Director of Baseball at The Performance Academy in NC (2010-2012)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (2011-2013)
    • Drafted by the Dodgers in the 2011 MLB Amateur Draft
    • Named player of the month in minor leagues for LA Dodgers of July 2011
  • Pitched for the prestigious Falmouth Commodores of the Cape Cod League in 2010, and went 2-2 with a 3.45 ERA in 12 appearances
  • NC State Baseball (2008-2011)
    • Defeated two top 10 national opponents in one week as a pitcher for the Wolfpack
    • 2010 – 3-1 4.20 ERA 40 ks as late inning reliever. Allowed an earned run in just nine of 25 appearances, all out of the bullpen at NC State
    • 2011 –  8-3 4.03 ERA 50 K’s Sr. year at NC State starter. Defeated #1 UVA and #5 UNC in back to back starts.
  • Cranford High School Baseball
    • Was 5-2 with a 1.86 ERA 52ks as a senior in 2006 for head coach Dennis McCaffery at Cranford High School
    • All-Conference, All-County, and All-Group All-State Selection at Cranford High School (2006)
    • Named second-team all-conference, third-team all-county and third team All-North Jersey Group II
    • Led team to conference and sectional championships
    • Also lettered in basketball, football and track

Education

  • NC State University – Graduated 2011 – Bachelors in Sport Management
  • Cranford High School

Current Camps & Clinics

Rob coaches our winter, spring and summer baseball clinics and camps such as pitching, team practice & workout camps.  He is also one of our Turf Performance Club coaches (sports conditioning & training) and is available for private and/or group lessons and training.

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