John Harasen
John Harasen Image
Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 14th Season

Harasen returns as an assistant to the Cougar baseball staff.  He will serve primarily as the team's hitting coach.  The former Saint Xavier University player (1974-75) brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to the Cougar baseball program.

Harasen spent nine years as the head baseball coach at Shepard High School and successfully sent a number of players on to compete at the collegiate level.  He also spent a year as assistant baseball coach at Chicago State University (Ill.).

The Crestwood, Ill., native has had coaching stints at a number of different area high schools, including Evergreen Park, Lyons Township, Bogan and Quigley South.  He graduated from Saint Xavier University in 1976 and received his degree in elementary education.

#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Dan WetzelFRIF/PR/R6-0150Tinley Park, Ill.Providence Catholic
2Tom SimekSR2BR/R5-7160New Lenox, Ill.St. Laurence
6Austin LehmannSRP/SSR/R6-0180Shorewood, Ill.Minooka
7Lucas FritschJRPR/R6-2200Orland Park, Ill.Sandburg
8Andy KovarikFR3B/PR/R6-3205Crystal Lake, Ill.Prairie Ridge
9Adam KoglinSRIFR/R5-11185Henderson, Nev.UNLV/Silverado
10David GunstFRIFR/R5-11170New Palestine, Ind.New Palestine
11Mike PokersJR3BR/R6-2190Lansing, Ill.Andrean
14Tyler PeperFRCFR/L5-10150New Palestine, Ind.New Palestine
18Marcos SotoFRCR/R5-8190Chicago, Ill.Lincoln-Way East
19Brad MyjakSOOFL/R6-1210Tinley Park, Ill.Mount Carmel
20Chris KleinSOOF/PR/R6-1200Huntley, Ill.Huntley
21Jim PipoloSRCR/R6-2225Orland Park, Ill.Sandburg
22Thomas KeatingSO1BR/R6-3215Chicago, Ill.Joliet JC/St. Laurence
24Dan MatonSOPR/R6-3185Plainfield, Ill.Plainfield North
25Bryan VillanovaFRCL/R5-11215Chicago, Ill.St. Laurence
27Michael GaffiganSRPL/L6-4185Orland Park, Ill.Western Carolina/Triton CC/Sandburg
30Mike KlettJRPL/L6-4215Plainfield, Ill.Western Michigan/Plainfield North
31Mike StirlingJRPR/R6-1185Thornton, Ill.Mount Carmel
33Tony O'SheaJRC/OFL/R5-10170Valparaiso, Ind.Mount Carmel
44Scott VachonSOP/DHR/R6-6240Plainfield, Ill.Plainfield North
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