Coaches

Baseball

Bruce Shatel, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • Record (236-85)
  • 2017 State Champions (#1 ranked Team in NJ by Star Ledger and USA Today)
  • 2009, 2017, & 2018 Non Public A North State Champions
  • 2008, 2012, & 2017 Morris County Champions
  • 8 Time NJAC Conference Champions
  • 2017 USA Today State Coach of the Year

 

Basketball

Matthew White, Delbarton Varsity Assistant Coach

  • 7 Year Delbarton teacher and Assistant Basketball Coach

 

Football

Brian Bowers, Head Coach, Delbarton School

  • 21 years Delbarton Football coach; 15 year Delbarton Head Coach
  • 10 Conference Championships
  • Numerous players attained All-Conference, All Area, and All-State recognition
  • Hundreds of former players moved on to prominent college football programs
  • 2012 Morris County Coach of the Year 

 

Hockey

Bruce Shatel: Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 11 State Championships, 6 in a row, 8 Gordon Cup Championships,  Record (406-51-36)
  • Responsible for organization and success of preeminent private school hockey program in NJ
  • Teams named #1 in NJ eleven times since ‘02; eight times in last ten years (Star Ledger)
  • Broke NJ State record for wins in a season in ’08, ’09, ‘10 (27); surpassed that total in 2012 (28)
  • Hockey Night in Boston (HNIB) #1 team in Northeast in ’09, ’10, ‘12; ranked # 2 nationally in ’09 & ‘10
  • Directed 16 players to Hockey East or ECAC schools in last five years; 11 to NESCAC
  • Guided student-athletes in NHL Draft process; two players taken by Pittsburgh Penguins in ’09 & ‘10
  • 2002 Star Ledger State Coach of the Year
  • 2014 Inducted into the NJ High School Hockey Hall of Fame

 

Lacrosse

Matt Kovachik, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 2012 US Lacrosse Man of the Year for New Jersey
  • 2008 New Jersey Interscholastic Lacrosse
  • Coaches Association (NJILCA) Assistant Coach of the Year
  • 2005 Fitch Division Assistant Coach of the Year
  • Coached and developed over 76 All-State players and 30 High School All-Americans
  • 11 Division, 11 Morris County, 8 New Jersey State, 9 Non-Public A Group Championships

 

Soccer

David Donovan, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 25 year Delbarton Varsity Soccer Coach, 467 wins-77 losses-27 ties
  • 9 New Jersey state championship titles
  • 9  Morris County titles
  • 17 Northern Hills/NJAC Conference titles
  • All-Conference and All-Area Coach of the Year
  • 2013 Star-Ledger New Jersey High School Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
  • 2003 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s Award of Honor
  • 2005 Columbia High School Soccer Hall of Fame
  • 2006 New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
  • Premiere, Director of Coaching, and National Goalkeeping Licenses from National Soccer Coaches Association of America

 

Track

David Sulley, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 42 years as Cross Country and Track and Field Head Coach at Mount Olive HS and Delbarton
  • 600+ Wins, 72 Championship Titles
  • 6 High School All Americans, 2 All-American relay teams, 2 National Champions, Numerous state, county, and conference champions
  • 1989 NJSIAA State Championship and New Jersey Coach of the Year
  • 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 Delbarton team won Morris County Relays Championship; 2012 won Small School Championship and Randolph Relays Outdoor Title
  • Non Public A North State Sectional Champions Spring Track 2018; Cross Country record: 417 Wins, 165 Losses
  • Outdoor Track record: 220 Wins, 70 Losses
  • 2015 Daily Record Indoor Team of the Year

 

Tennis

John Thompson, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 24 Years, 555 Wins, 178 Losses
  • USPTA Certified Teaching Pro
  • 17 Morris County Championships; 13 Parochial A State Championships
  • 1997, 2001, 2002, 2012 Daily Record Coach of the Year
  • 2001 Star Ledger Coach of the Year
  • 2011 inducted into the NJSIAA Tennis Coach Hall of Fame 

 

Wrestling

Bryan Stoll, Delbarton Varsity Head Coach

  • 14 Year Delbarton Head Coach, 172 Wins, 54 Losses
  • 8 Conference Championships
  • 8 District IX Championships
  • 9 Morris County Championships
  • Twice named Coach of the Year by the Daily Record and Star Ledger
  • Coached 7 State Championships