Tom Neubert graduated from Lansing High School in Lansing, New York in 1992 and continued his academic and athletic career at Cortland State University where he was a member of the baseball team. After earning his Bachelor's degree in Health and Physical Education in 1997, Tom spent three years coaching Division-I college baseball at Miami University (1997-1998, 1999) and Cornell University (1998-1999). In 2000, he took a position as the Health and PE teacher and began coaching baseball in 2001 at Cardington-Lincoln Schools. Over the next seven years, he compiled a 93-61 record. Also during that time, he earned his Master's Degree in Education Psychology from Miami University.
Tom joined the DeSales family in 2007, teaching Health and heading up the Baseball program for the Stallions. This is Tom's sixth year as Athletic Director and ninth season as Head Baseball Coach at DeSales. Coach Neubert has led the Stallions to a combined 151-82 record, four Central Catholic League championships, four District Championships, three Regional Championships and back-to-back State Championships in 2011 and 2012. He was named the Central District Coach of the Year in 2008 and in 2012, was named District IV Regional Coach of the Year.
The St. Francis DeSales Athletic Department, an essential component of the educational experience, challenges each involved student to achieve his or her personal best, pursue competitive excellence, and be a contributing team member by providing varied opportunities, quality facilities, resources and staff in partnership with parents and a diverse community rich in tradition - a tradition that has been established through our 29 state championships over the past 50 years. We continue to offer a high quality education and competitive interscholastic opportunities with a faith-centered focus to our participants. The overall goal is to enhance and develop values that foster leadership, self-discipline, teamwork, personal and civic responsibility, integrity, dignity and sportsmanship. Ultimately, it is the mission of the athletic department to fully support the mission of St. Francis DeSales High School to "prepare the mind, body, and spirit of each student."