• Varsity Head Coach
    John Kuhlthau
    Email:  jkuhlthau@shoreregional.org

    For the 2021 baseball season, John "Jay" Kuhlthau begins his tenth year of coaching baseball at Shore Regional High School and his fourth year as the head coach after spending the previous six years as the JV coach. Coach Kuhlthau was an assistant baseball coach of the 2014 Group I State Championship team. Coach Kuhlthau is a Shore Regional graduate (2007), where he was a member of the soccer, swimming, and baseball varsity programs. Coach Kuhlthau played shortstop and third base during his four year career, and hit .463 as a senior. He earned the Most Improved Player Award in 2006 and the Coach’s Award in 2007. He is also a graduate of TCNJ (2011), where he earned a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics and Secondary Education. During his time at TCNJ, he was a three year captain and President of the baseball club team. Currently, he is a mathematics teacher at Neptune Middle School.

    Varsity Volunteer Assistant
    Patrick O'Neill
    Email:  poneill@shoreregional.org

    For the 2021 baseball season, Patrick "Pat" O'Neill begins his sixteenth year as a baseball coach at Shore Regional High School.  Coach O'Neill was the head coach for six seasons (2012-2017) and previously served as an assistant coach with the Blue Devils for six seasons as well.  Coach O'Neill was the head coach of the 2014 Group I State Championship team. As an assistant, Coach O'Neill was part of the Central Jersey Group II State Championship team in 2009.  Coach O'Neill is a Shore Regional graduate (1999), where he lettered in football, basketball, and baseball.  In football, he was the starting quarterback on the 1997 Central Jersey Group I State Championship team.  In baseball, Coach O'Neill played first base and pitcher, where, as a senior, he earned a record of 5-1 on the mound.  Coach O'Neill continued his academic and athletic career at Fairleigh Dickinson University, where he earned a Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Elementary Education.  Currently, he is the Supervisor of Educational Technology and Innovation for the Township of Ocean School District.

    Junior Varsity
    John Vaccarelli 
    Email: jvaccarelli@shoreregional.org
     
    For the 2021 baseball season, John Vaccarelli begins his fourth season as a baseball coach at Shore Regional High School. Coach Vaccarelli is a graduate of Shore Regional High School (2003). While at Shore Regional, Coach Vaccarelli was a member of the football program. As a senior, Coach Vaccarelli was the quarterback and a team captain. For ten years, Coach Vaccarelli was the head baseball coach at Maple Place Middle School in Oceanport. Coach Vaccarelli has also been a member of the football coaching staff at Shore Regional for the past nine seasons. Coach Vaccarelli received his undergraduate degree at Rowan University and his graduate degree at Monmouth University. Coach Vaccarelli currently teaches eighth grade social studies at Maple Place Middle School.
     
    Freshman
    Kevin Hasbrouck
    Email:  khasbrouck@shoreregional.org

    For the 2021 baseball season, Kevin Hasbrouck begins his third year of coaching baseball at Shore Regional High School. Coach Hasbrouck is a graduate from Point Pleasant Borough High School (2008). During his time there, Coach Hasbrouck was a member of the soccer, bowling, and baseball teams, including being a member of the 2006 sectional championship baseball team. Coach Hasbrouck currently coaches bowling at Neptune High School and teaches Social Studies at Neptune Middle School. He has a bachelors degree in economics from Stockton University and a masters degree in secondary education from Drew University.