John Bonifacini joins the La Sierra Baseball program for the 2012 season assuming the duties of Pitching Coach.
Prior to joining the Golden Eagles, Coach Bonifacini was an assistant coach at Oak Ridge High School in 2008, and held various player/coach positions during his professional/international playing career.
As a collegiate player, he pitched at College of Marin('06) and Sonoma State University('05, ‘07-'08). In his one season at Marin he helped lead the Mariners to the fisrt Bay Valley Conf. Championship in 12 years. At Sonoma State he was a part of multiple #1 nationally ranked Seawolves teams, including helping SSU reach the first DII College Baseball World Series in school history while eventually finishing 3rd in the nation. After graduating with a B.S. in Kinesiology, Coach Bonifacini spent the last three seasons pitching professionally in numerous Independent and International baseball leagues.
Coach Bonifacini is originally from El Dorado Hills, CA, just outside Sacramento, and currently resides in Ontario, CA. He is a Speed and Strength coach in his spare time.
|1||Manuel Sanchez||SR||OF/P||L/R||5-10||190||Porterville, CA||Becker College|
|2||Joe Mascarenaz||SO||2B, SS||R/R||5-10||175||Oceanside, CA||Oceanside High School|
|3||Adrian Gardea||FR||OF/P||R/R||5-10||165||Lake Elsinore, CA||Lakeside High School|
|4||Michael Rojas||FR||OF||R/R||5-9||150||Hollister, CA||Monterey Bay Academy|
|5||Ryan Diaz||JR||SS||R/R||6-0||185||Moreno Valley, CA||Mt. San Jacinto|
|6||Benjamin Vasquez||FR||OF/P||R/R||5-9||180||Riverside, CA||Riverside Community College|
|7||Kenneth Curiel||SR||p/OF||R/R||5-11||205||Riverside, CA||Norte Vista High School|
|8||Freddy Rivas Jr.||FR||UTL||R/R||5-9||175||Corona, CA||Eleanor Roosevelt High School|
|10||Jacob Johnson||FR||C/1B||R/R||6-0||190||Murrieta, CA||Murrieta Valley High School|
|12||Jesse Ramirez||SR||IF||R/R||6-0||195||Riverside, CA||Riverside Community College|
|19||Michael Hinojos||FR||IF||R/R||5-10||190||Riverside, CA||Riverside Community College|
|20||Dustin Aldrich||FR||P||R/R||6-1||160||Riverside, CA||Patriot High School|
|22||Tyler Sirna||FR||P||R/R||6-2||180||Huntington Beach, CA||Huntington Beach High School|
|23||Anthony Carrizosa||FR||P/IF||R/R||5-11||175||Corona, CA||Mt. San Antonio College|
|27||Daniel Gutierrez||FR||C||R/R||5-10||235||Anaheim. CA||Rancho Verde High School|
|30||Scott Makorow||SO||P/1B||R/R||6-3||180||Chino, CA||Don Lugo High School|
|38||Kevin Wong||FR||OF||R/R||5-7||175||Los Angeles, CA||Pasadena City College|