Coach Kulat began his athletic career at Christian Brothers Academy where he spent his Freshman and Sophomore years prior to transferring to Red Bank Regional. While at Red Bank Regional, Coach Kulat excelled in Basketball where he was a two year starter and helped guide the teams to back-to-back state and Shore Conference championship appearances. After graduating, Coach Kulat went on to play Basketball at Susquehanna University for a season before transfering due to injury. In addition to basketball, Coach Kulat also excelled in Football and Golf.
Prior to graduating from Kean University with a degree in History Education, Coach Kulat began coaching basketball at RBR in the 2007-2008 school year and has been on staff ever since. While at RBR and prior to begin his career at Ocean, Coach Kulat was an Assistant Golf Coach for 5 seasons.
In 2013 he was hired to be the Golf Coach here at OTHS. During this time, the golf team has won 4 straight divisional championships from 2014-2017. They have 3 top 10 Finishes at the Wall invitational, a second place finish at the Monmouth County Tournament and a 3rd place finish at the Shore Conference Tournament. With a overall record of 85-13 over that time period, Coach Kulat and Golf team look to continue their rich tradition of excellence in the upcoming season.
Coach Vandermark was a History teacher at OTHS for 21 years prior to his retirement in 2010 and is in his 11th season with the team. In those 11 seasons, Coach Vandermark’s tutelage on golf etiquette, sportsmanship, and course management have been a valuable asset to the program. In his retirement from teaching, Coach Vandermark is an avid golfer and traveler, but even more so, a devoted father, grandfather, and husband.