The St Joseph High School Athletic Department consists of a diligent group of staff members and coaches who are dedicated to their responsibilities as representatives of St Joe's. They take pride in instilling values of hardwork, motivation, sportsmanship, teamwork, and a positive character and attitude in every player that steps into their office or onto their field to compete.
Stacey Nasser joined St Joseph High School in July 2016 as the Associate Athletic Director. Her position entails all of the athletic office manager functions as well as focus on game operations/management, athletic social media and communications, athletic website design and applications, and will play a major role in athletic events, such as the golf tournament and Hall of Fame.
Stacey served eight years as a graduate extern and Director of Basketball Operations for Temple University Women's basketball team. Prior to Temple, Stacey served as the UCONN Women's basketball team manager and worked with all sports at UCONN on game day operations.
Stacey received her BS in Kinesiology, Coaching and Administration from UCONN and her MS from Temple University in Sport Administration.
Jack Nogueira was named Assistant Athletic Director before the 2004-05 year. His main focus is to aid the St Joseph student-athletes with their academics and serve as a resource for those students who wish to pursue their sport in college. He is currently the Head Girls Soccer Coach and his teams have won state titles in 2007 and 2008. In 2008, the SJ girls soccer team was ranked No. 1 in the state and No. 22 in the nation. A former soccer player at Western Connecticut State University, he has been a guidance counselor and girls soccer coach at St Joe's since 1998.
Coach Babineau has been married to wife Donna since 1987 and resides in Stratford. Three children, Rachel, Cory (SJHS ’17) and daughter Erin who passed away in 2005 at the age of 10.
Retired from a career in HVAC after 28 years.
Established the Erin Babineau Memorial Fund Inc. in 2005, which provides community support for children, and programs in Stratford and surrounding areas. EBMF Inc. built and maintains “Erin’s Gym” a 14,000 sq ft indoor turf facility in Stratford which is the premier indoor facility in the area. EBMF Inc. also built and maintains a premier outdoor softball complex at Erin’s school.
Asst Athletic Director at SJHS since 2011 aiding in the daily activities of the dept.
Head Softball coach since 2010
Head Volleyball Coach since 2013
Elected to the CT SOFTBALL HALL OF FAME in June 2005
CHSCA Softball Coach of the Year 2014
FCIAC Softball Coach of the year 2012
State Champion Softball Class M 2010
FCIAC Softball Champion 2014, Runner Up 2013
State Runner Up Volleyball Class M 2014
Dan McDonagh has been the full-time Athletic Trainer for St Joe's since 2002. He works as an outreach ATC for Rehabilitation Associates Inc. He also joined the Science department at SJ in 2003 and currently teaches Earth Science, Biology, and Sports Medicine. He holds an undergraduate degree in Athletic Training from Castleton State College and a Master's degree in Athletic Training from Ohio University (class of 2002). He is available to every team and every student-athlete at SJ while covering all home contests and away football games.