Coach Nee just finished his seventh year as an assistant baseball coach at Catholic University in 2020. In addition to his duties as the pitching coach, he also plays an integral role in player development and recruiting.
In 2017, Nee oversaw a staff that led the Landmark Conference in strikeouts with 314 which was 60 more than the second place team.
Led by 2019 Landmark Conference Pitcher of the Year Jon Mierzwa and all-conference selections Joe Salzano and Mason Belcher, the Cardinals established a deep pitching tradition with a promising future under Nee’s leadership.
Through his coaching career, he has coached 24 All-Conference selections, 1 Landmark Conference Pitcher of the Year, and was selected as the Coaching Staff of the Year in 2018. In addition to Catholic, he has also coached 10 players that have gone on to play professional baseball from his time with the DC Grays in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League.
Nee is a native of Somerville, New Jersey and a graduate of perennial baseball power Immaculata High School. He was a two-time all-conference selection at Catholic and ranks among the school’s career leaders for relievers, including single year and career records for appearances, saves, and games finished. In 2013, Nee led the Landmark Conference with nine saves as the Cardinals claimed the regular season title.
Nee has also served as a pitching coach in the Cal Ripken Collegiate League for the DC Grays and serves on their player advisory committee.
A 2013 graduate of Catholic, Nee also obtained his master’s degree in Business from Catholic in 2015. He currently resides in Arlington, VA.