Jon Guzzo

Owner/ Director of Player Development

 Jonathan Guzzo was born and raised in Oak Lawn, Illinois. Coming from a family of baseball players who played at elite levels, Jon honed his skills as a pitcher and outfielder while at Richards High School, Lewis University and professionally with Gary Railcats. His determination and hard work paid off, earning him a spot on Lewis University’s collegiate squad where he starred as a starting left-handed pitcher and outfielder. Coach Guzzo is currently Assistant Coach with St. Xavier University.

Jon is available for individual or group lessons in hitting and pitching. 

Hometown: Oak Lawn

High school: Richards

College: Lewis University

Position: Pitcher/Outfield

Richards High School (2000 – 2004)

  • All Conference Selections

  • Southtown All Area Honors

 Lewis University (2004 – 2008)

  • B.A. Sports Exercise Science

  • 4yr starter P/OF

  • NCAA top 100 strikeout leaders

  • All Conference Selections

  • Multiple GLVC player of week honors

 Playing and Coaching Experience

  • Independent League: Gary Railcats

  • Semi Pro: CSBL

  • Chicago Christian High School Coach

  • Semi-Pro CSBL Coach

  • Travel Baseball

  • St. Xavier University Varsity Baseball 

  • Team USA College Pitching Coach (Cuba)

Sports Training (2008 – Present)

  • Personal Trainer

  • Assistant fitness manager

  • Sports performance coach

  • Pitching/Hitting/Outfield instructor

Additional Education

  • NESTA certified personal trainer

  • American Baseball Coaches Association Member

  • Emt – B License

  • Basic Fire Fighter Certification

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