Dennis is currently the Co-Head Coach for the Gilroy High School Baseball team.  He had previously worked as an Assistant Coach for 7 years at Gilroy High School.  Dennis is a Gilroy High Alumni and was also inducted into the Gilroy High School Hall of Fame in 2000.  His accomplishments during his four years in high school were MVP of the League, 1st Team All League.  He also held the home run record for 14 years and still holds it currently for a left handed batter.  He played on the California North vs. South All-Star Team.


     After High School, Dennis played at West Valley Junior College and was awarded Freshman of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year.  He was offered a full scholarship at University of North Alabama where he was awarded Offensive Player of the Year as well.


     He was signed to the Florida Marlins Organization where he played four years professional baseball.  His career ended due to an injury. 


     Dennis has been coaching for years.  He has coached many years for Gilroy High Baseball.  He coached for Glory softball/baseball for 10 years.  He coached softball at Gavilan College for 4 years.  He currently coaches for the DUB baseball program.  He coached Little League for many years, and was the first coach in Gilroy history to take a team to the Little league world Series.


     Dennis has been giving hitting/fielding lessons for over 20 years. 



DENNIS CASTRO