Lance Stevens has been coaching athletes in CT with Parisi Speed School, NE Knights, and Diamond Kings since 2008. Lance has been a fixture in Parisi SPeed School training having overseen all aspects of the training including camps, classes and private training since he arrived from Bakersfield, CA.
He was 2 year starting pitcher at Bakersfield College, 2 year starting pitcher at San Francisco State University and Assistant Coach at San Francisco State University following his playing days there.
Lance was pitching coach for Northern California State Champion, Stockdale High School in 2007. Lance signed Professionally with the Can-AM League’s Nashua Pride in 2007 and with Bridgeport Bluefish in the Atlantic League in 2008
An all-state football and track star born and raised in New Britain, CT, Michael “Chief” Peterson is dedicated to his family and focused on motivating and helping our youth.
A four year letterman, all conference selection and scholar athlete award winner in Football at D1 University of Rhode Island, Chief holds a bachelor of arts in Elementary Education and a master’s degree in Educational Leadership. Chief has spent many seasons coaching NBHS’s football and basketball teams and is the Dean of Students at New Britain High School.
He has travelled the world as a poet and internationally decorated spoken word artist with appearances in Helsinki, Finland and the 2012 London Olympics. Chief is New Britain’s first Poet Laureate and has four children -David, Mia, Major and Storm.
After coaching high school football and lacrosse for more than 25 years, Coach Morrell brings his experience and devotion for sport to the Parisi Speed School and Connecticut Football Academy (CFA). Paul has dedicated more than half his life to coaching young athletes in all aspects of football and lax both on and off the field. Paul wants to be available to train athletes of all ages and abilities who want to advance to a new level through individualized and group workouts.
In today’s sporting world, everyone is looking for an edge to put themselves over the top and Paul will work with you to do just that.
CFA, Parisi Speed School and Coach Morrell will provide you with the tools and workouts necessary to develop your skills and advance to a new level of play.