Christian De Jesus, in his first season as Head Coach for the Slugs, brings the best of both worlds to the table as a Head Coach and as a former student-athlete. Winner of the Rookie of the Year Award, as a player, he played for four years for the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez. Being a full-time student athlete, the Puerto Rican native couldn't deny his passion for the sport and decided to get an education in Physical Education Coaching.
In 2010, his senior year, Christian served as an Assistant Coach
for the Men's Tennis Team at the
University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez where he led the team to incredible results against several NCAA
Division III universities. In 2011 he went to Turabo University, where he completed his Master's in Sports Training, and served as an Assistant Coach for both Men's and Women's Tennis teams. Once again he was able to obtain amazing results getting back to back semi-finals and a 3rd place in the nation in the Puerto Rico Inter-university Athletics League or better known as LAI.