Tom Frizzell

Sept. 5, 2018 – Massasoit celebrated Tom Frizzell Day on September 13 to honor the longtime baseball coach on his retirement after 28 years leading the men’s baseball team.

Current and former members of the Massasoit baseball family spoke about Frizzell.

“We want to honor him for all of his commitment to the college,″ said athletics director Julie Mulvey to The Enterprise in advance of the event. “We just want to recognize all that he’s done for so many student-athletes and for the game of baseball in this region.

Frizzell’s number 13 was retired during the ceremony.  He was inducted into the NJCAA Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame in 2011 and the Massasoit Athletics Hall of Fame in 2017.