Baseball - Varsity
Chris Rodriguez | Varsity Baseball Head Coach
Coach Chris Rodriguez is the varsity baseball coach and the School's Dean of Students. Coach Rodriguez has been the program's varsity coach since 2009 and has led Georgetown Prep to a 222-87 overall record- a winning percentage of 72%.
Coach Rodriguez has guided the Hoyas to eight I.A.C. regular-season championships (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019) and five I.A.C. tournament championships (2012, 2013, 2015, 2019, and 2021). He was named the 2013 Montgomery County Coach of the Year.
The 2019 varsity team went 31-5 and ranked number three in The Washington Post. The 2021 team was undefeated with a record of 14-0. Coach Rodriguez has coached many players who received Division 1 scholarships, including players who went on to play at Notre Dame, Duke, Wake Forest, Boston College, Johns Hopkins, Georgetown, Virginia Tech, and George Washington.
Before he started coaching at Prep, Coach Rodriguez coached college baseball at Lander University in South Carolina and Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. At Old Dominion University, he guided the Monarchs to the Colonial Athletic Association championship and a spot in the NCAA Regionals in Clemson, South Carolina. Coach Rodriguez has players currently playing for the Texas Rangers, St. Louis Cardinals, and Chicago Cubs organizations.
As a player, Coach Rodriguez player Played college baseball at Appalachian State University, where he captured All-Southern Conference honors in his senior year. In 1996, he led all second basemen in the Southern Conference in hitting (.359) and fielding percentage (.980). After graduation, Coach Rodriguez spent two seasons as a middle infielder with the Cleveland Indians organization.
Coach Rodriguez played locally at Riverdale Baptist High School. He was named All-Met by The Washington Post and was named Maryland Private School Player of the Year. He's a member of the Riverdale Baptist High School Hall of Fame. He and his wife, Lisa, have three children and live in North Bethesda, Maryland.