Federico named Louisiana Monroe head coach

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - After finalizing negotiations Monday night the University of Louisiana Monroe announced today that Federico will be named the school's twelfth head baseball coach.

Federico, who is a native of Slidell, coached pitchers and catchers for nine years at USM. He's also a former Golden Eagle player.

His coaching resume in Hattiesburg includes being named Conference USA assistant coach of the year in 2015. Fourteen pitchers were drafted during his stint.