Peter Rosaschi enters his fifth year at the helm of the Franciscan men's lacrosse team in 2017.
In his first four seasons, Rosaschi has led the Barons to a 7-47 record, including a school-record three wins in 2016.
During the 2016 season, the Barons saw the program reach new heights including a team-record 112 goals and 57 assists during the year. Jonas McCaig set the program record for points in a season with 51 and goals with 40.
As a team, the Barons were ranked 20th in the nation in ground balls per game (38.33) while McCaig was fifth in goals per game (3.91) and 12th in points per game (5.00).
In 2015, freshman Mark Hanlon finished the year 10th in DIII in faceoff winning percentage with an outstanding 67% winning percentage (138-206).
Rosaschi brings with him 32 years of lacrosse experience. As a player in college, he was selected as captain in his senior year at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. For the past 11 years, Rosaschi has served as a coach for Pawling Lacrosse in New York, a town program consisting of travel teams from kindergarten to high school level. For the past two years, he has also served as the president of Pawling Lacrosse.
Rosaschi graduated with a BS from the USMMA at Kings Point and an MBA in finance from Long Island University. Rosaschi, his wife, Beth, and their six children reside in Steubenville.