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Department of Athletics- Troy
Mailing Address
65 First Street
Troy, NY 12180
Department of Athletics- Albany
140 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY  12208
Department offices located in the Kahl Campus Center and the Armory

Athletic Fax Number:
Albany (518) 292-1855

Administration

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jim Lyons
Director of Athletics
(518) 292-1757 lyonsj2@sage.edu
Brian Barnes
Assistant Athletic Director, Head Men's Basketball Coach
(518) 292-1969 barneb@sage.edu
Allison Coleman
Assistant Athletic Director, Senior Woman Administrator, Head Women's Basketball Coach
(518) 292-1957 colema3@sage.edu
Erica Li
Assistant Athletic Director, Head Softball Coach
(518) 244-2497 e.li@sage.edu
Matt Vautrin
Athletic Operations and Business Manager
(518) 244-2283 vautrm@sage.edu
Trish Cellemme
Vice President for Student Life
(518) 292-1710 cellep@sage.edu
Dayna Maniccia
Faculty Athletic Representative, Chair, Interdisciplinary Studies Department, Assistant Director of the Center for Teaching & Learning, Program Director & Associate Professor of Public Health
(518) 292-1801 manicd@sage.edu

Athletic Training

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Alex Gilbert
Head Athletic Trainer
(518) 292-1751 gilbea3@sage.edu
Tyler Graber
Assistant Athletic Trainer
(518) 292-1838 grabet@sage.edu
Carle McNulty
Assistant Athletic Trainer
(518) 292-1720 mcnulc@sage.edu
Joe Schildwachter
Assistant Athletic Trainer
(518) 292-1928 schilj2@sage.edu

Athletic Communications

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ann King
Director of Athletic Communications
(518) 244-4767 kinga2@sage.edu
Kyle Young
Assistant Director of Athletic Communications
(518) 292-1707 youngk7@sage.edu
Caitlyn Lopeck
Athletic Communications Graduate Assistant
lopecc@sage.edu

Baseball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Nick Pontari
Head Baseball Coach
(518) 292-1852 (Office) pontan@sage.edu
Karl Steffen
Assistant Baseball Coach
baseball@sage.edu
George Rafferty
Volunteer Assistant Baseball Coach
baseball@sage.edu
Shawn Gibson
Graduate Assistant Baseball Coach
baseball@sage.edu
Michael Branche
Head Women's Tennis Coach/Assistant Women's Basketball Coach/Assistant Baseball Coach
(518) 292-7730 brancm@sage.edu
Jack Brock
Assistant Baseball Coach

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brian Barnes
Head Men's Basketball Coach
(518) 292-1969 barneb@sage.edu
Taylor Baker
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
taylorwbaker5@gmail.com
Mike Griffin
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
Barryn Shark
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
(347) 863-9597 sharkb@sage.edu
Guy Catz
Graduate Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Allison Coleman
Assistant Athletic Director, Senior Woman Administrator, Head Women's Basketball Coach
(518) 292-1957 colema3@sage.edu
Michael Branche
Head Women's Tennis Coach/Assistant Women's Basketball Coach/Assistant Baseball Coach
(518) 292-7730 brancm@sage.edu

Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track and Field

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Regan Grube
Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach
(518) 292-1821 gruber@sage.edu

eSports

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Luke Martin
Head Coach eSports
(518) 292-1947 martil11@sage.edu

Field Hockey

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Nick Pontari
Interim Head Field Hockey Coach
(518) 292-1852 pontan@sage.edu
Abigayle Greier
Graduate Assistant Field Hockey Coach
greiea@sage.edu

Men's and Women's Golf

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Kevin Cain
Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach
(518) 292-1823 caink3@sage.edu

Men's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ryan Lanigan
Men's Lacrosse Coach
(518) 292-1950 lanigr@sage.edu
Ryan Adamczak
Assistant Coach
Chris Joyce
Assistant Coach
Matt Fisher
Assistant Coach
Chris Moutopolous
Assistant Coach
Colangelo Alesandrini
Assistant Coach
James Pedersen
Assistant Coach

Women's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Rob Bray
Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
(518) 244-2226 brayjr@sage.edu

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Amir Pasic
Head Men's Soccer Coach
(518) 292-1822 pasica@sage.edu
Connor DeSantis
Graduate Assistant
Dan Freigang
Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
Lloyd James
Assistant Men's Soccer Coach

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Garrett Cobb
Head Women's Soccer Coach
(518) 244-2415 cobbg@sage.edu
Corey Terpening
Assistant Women's Soccer Coach
Taylor Dorado
Assistant Women's Soccer Coach
Powell Cucchiella
Assistant Coach Women's Soccer, Mental Performance Coach
Samantha Schmidt
Assistant Women's Soccer Coach

Softball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Erica Li
Assistant Athletic Director, Head Softball Coach
(518) 244-2497 e.li@sage.edu
Alana Janowski
Assistant Softball Coach
Lauren Christensen
Graduate Assistant

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Michael Branche
Head Women's Tennis Coach/Assistant Women's Basketball Coach/Assistant Baseball Coach
(518) 292-7730 brancm@sage.edu

Men's Volleyball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Reid Hartl
Head Men's Volleyball Coach
(518) 292-1954 hartlr2@sage.edu
Alex Duncan
Assistant Coach
Jarod Martel '20
Assistant Coach
Sam Kubik
Assistant Coach
Aaron Carrk
Volunteer Assistant Coach
Donovan Suguitan
Volunteer Assistant Coach

Women's Volleyball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Sandy Augstein-Collins
Head Women's Volleyball Coach
(518) 244-2417 augsts@sage.edu
Jason Wood
Assistant Volleyball and Track and Field Coach
Jessica Fowler
Women's Volleyball Graduate Assistant Coach
fowlej5@sage.edu