Coaching Staff

Troy Charf - Head Coach
PJ Book - Assistant
Brian Drake - Assistant
Austin Elm - Assistant
Tom Schneider - Assistant
Mike Aylward - Assistant
Alex Hain - Assistant
Fletcher Zornes - Assistant
Ryne Kortum - Assistant
 
Head Coach - Troy Charf
Coach Charf graduated from Pius in 1992 where he was a 4 year letter winner in baseball, as well as both All State and Super State. He also lettered 3 years in football, and was All State his senior year. He went on to play baseball at UNO for four years. While there he was both an Academic All American and an All Conference player. He was a co-captain his senior year. Also, during his senior year he was a member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee.

While still attending UNO, Coach Charf began helping coach Pius’ Junior American Legion Baseball team, at that time known as Peed Publishing. He spent two years as an assistant and four as head coach at the Junior level. From there he took over as the Head Senior Legion coach for Pius’ Senior Legion team, Union Bank. In 1997 he became an Assistant Coach for then Head Coach Jim Hansen during the spring season at Pius.

Coach Charf became the spring head coach at Pius during the 2005-06 school year. Since that time his teams have made it to the State Tournament 7 times, 6 by way of district championships. During his time coaching at Pius approximately 26% of all his players have went on to play baseball at the college level. In 2014 Charf was named the 2014 Prep Baseball Coach of the Year for Class B by the Lincoln Journal-Star. In 2017, he was a NHSACA Baseball coach of the year finalist.

In addition to baseball coaching responsibilities, he is a former Associate Scout for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and the Washington Nationals. He is also involved with several youth baseball camps and clinics as well as coach's clinics.

Currently Coach Charf is a Social Sciences teacher at Pius. In addition to coaching baseball, he’s also the Head Freshman Football Coach.  He has been married to his wife Micki since 2000. They have two children, Tanner and Macy. They also have a black lab, 'BOLTS'.