Meet our Coaches

Nancy Appollonio

Teacher Aide, JV Volleyball Coach

Pat Beckley

Garrison Modified Sports

Tony Caldiero

Teacher, Modified Cross Country Coach
Mr. Caldiero has worked in the Haldane School District for 18 years teaching physical education from kindergarten right on through the high school. Over the years, he has also coached modified soccer, modified volleyball, modified cross country, and served as an assistant to varsity lacrosse and varsity volleyball. He helps run the middle school intramural program and was the middle school student council adviser for five years. Mr. Caldiero feels that it is a rewarding experience to see the kids grow throughout their years here in the Haldane community. It is without question the best part of his job!

Craig Canavan

Boys Varsity Soccer Coach

Eddie Crowe

Teacher, Boys Varsity Lacrosse Coach, Girls Varsity Soccer Coach

Meghan Crowe

Athletic Trainer

Tim Donaghy

Teacher, Varsity Golf Coach
Mr. Donaghy loves the sense of community in a small school like Haldane. Outside of Haldane, he coaches and plays ice hockey.

Simon Dudar

Teacher, Girls Varsity Tennis Coach, Modified Baseball Coach
After teaching fourth grade for many years, Mr. Dudar is now the Discover, Create, Innovate teacher in the Middle School and High School. As a coach, his goal is to develop a love for sport, healthy team competition, and lifelong fitness and health. He pushes his athletes and students to be the best at whatever they choose to do. Mr. Dudar was a 3-sport athlete in high school and then played college basketball.

Kelsey Flaherty

Varsity Volleyball Coach
Coach Flaherty is currently a teachers assistant at Washington Irving Elementary School in Tarrytown. She is in her second year coaching Haldane Volleyball. Coach Flaherty graduated from Haldane High School in 2012, and then from St. Michael's College in 2016 with a bachelor of arts in elementary education and environmental studies.

Nick Lisikatos

Varsity Softball Coach

Tom Locascio

Teacher, Varsity Cross Country Coach

Dan Marshall

Girls Varsity Soccer Assistant Coach, Boys JV Lacrosse Coach

AJ McConville

Varsity Indoor Track Coach, Varsity Spring Track Coach

Ryan McConville

Teacher, Team Leader, Varsity Football Coach, Boys Modified Basketball Coach - Blue
Mr. McConville graduated from Haldane in 2003.

John Merante

Teaching Assistant, Girls JV Basketball Coach

Jessica Perrone

Teacher, Sixth and Seventh Grade Reading Specialist, Girls Modified Basketball Coach, Modified Volleyball Coach
Ms. Perrone's career at Haldane began as a substitute teacher. She is now in her third year in the district, serving as a special education teacher. Having been a basketball player most of her life - and a DII player at Mount Saint Mary College - she is excited to take on the role of modified girls basketball coach this year. She enjoys sports, hiking, reading, and spending time with friends and her twin sister.

Tom Powers

Boys JV Basketball Coach

Tyrone Searight

Girls Varisty Basketball Coach, Modified Football Coach

Joe Virgadamo

Teacher, Boys Varsity Basketball Coach

Tom Virgadamo

Teacher, MST Coordinator, Varsity Baseball Coach
Mr. Virgadamo has been teaching at Haldane for 13 years. He was the 5th grade math teacher for six years and is currently in his 7th year in the middle school. He is a product of Haldane where he graduated from high school in 2001 and is happy to give back to the community. He also serves as the MST Coordinator in the middle school.