Derek DiFazio was named 2015-16 Men's and Women's Assistant coach in the Fall, 2015. Coach DiFazio brings over 6 years of coaching experience from several Clubs and Division I programs around the country, most recently guiding his Half Hollow Hills West High School program to an undefeated Division and County Championship season for the first time in over 10 years.
DiFazio brings to Marist a strong Division I playing background, accumulating over 60 Division I victories playing as high as #1 Singles and Doubles at Clemson University in addition to achieving an ATP ranking while competing professionally during his Senior Year. Growing up in New York, as a junior DiFazio was a National Doubles Champion and achieved a ranking of #1 in New York state and the Eastern Section.
While at Marist DiFazio will be pursuing a Masters of Science in Information Systems at the University.