Founder and Director, RJ Johnsen
Coach RJ Johnsen
Coach RJ Johnsen has been coaching baseball since high school. The Head Baseball Coach at St. Albans School in Washington, DC, Coach Johnsen enjoys introducing young people to baseball as well as maximizing the potential of competitive baseball players and athletes.
Coach Johnsen has been a teacher and coach in DC, Maryland, Virginia, New York, and the Dominican Republic for the last 17 years. He understands the importance of motivation, enthusiasm, empathy, and being a good teammate.
He graduated from the University of Rochester, where he was a 4 year starter for Rochester Baseball and a member of the All New York State team.
In his first four years as Head Coach at St. Albans, Coach Johnsen has led the Bulldogs to two IAC Co-Championships and one DCSAA City Championship.
In addition to the success the Bulldogs have had on the field, the team has also sent players to play at top academic institutions such as Amherst, Princeton, UVA, Haverford, Swarthmore, Johns Hopkins, Wesleyan, Tufts, Kenyon, Catholic, Pomona, and many others.