Steve Alonzo--Head Coach
Steve Alonzo is set to begin his 27th year as the head coach of the MSJC baseball team in 2014.
Alonzo is coming off a season that saw him reach a great milestone in coaching as he earned his 500th career win as skipper of the Eagles during the 2013 season. Alonzo also led the Eagles into the Southern California Regionals in 2013 and his team finished the season with a 25-14 record. Over the past five seasons the Eagles have a mark of 113-80-1.
The 2009 season saw the Eagles win 35 games, a career high under Alonzo, and a Foothill Conference title. In that same season MSJC advanced to the finals of the Super Regional before falling to eventual state champions Orange Coast College. The Eagles have reached the post season five times during Alonzo's tenure and have captured two conference titles.
Coach Alonzo is a native of El Monte and was a standout baseball and football player in high school. He went on to play baseball at Rio Hondo College, where he is a member of the Athletic Hall of Fame. After Rio Hondo Alonzo continued his playing career at Azusa Pacific University where he was also a member of the football team.
Alonzo has experience coaching at the high school, college, and professional levels. Alonzo spent time at NCAA Division I Brigham Young University as well as time in both the Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos (Washington Nationals) organizations.
Coach Alonzo has seven children, including two that have already played for the Eagles and one that is on the current roster. Steve and his wife Qeysha have been married for 17 years and reside in Hemet. Coach Alonzo also has two children, Brant and Stefany who are currently on active duty in the United States Army.
William Howlett Jr.--Assistant Coach
William Howlett Sr.--Assistant Coach