|Alma Mater:||St. Anselm|
Recruiting Areas: Arizona, California, Connecticut (Fairfield County)
Anthony Barese is in his first season on the Holy Cross coaching staff in 2018, serving as the secondary coach.
Barese joined the Crusaders after spending the previous 10 seasons on the coaching staff at Assumption College. He served as the Greyhounds defensive coordinator from 2014-2017, helping the team to an overall record of 38-11 during that time with three trips to the NCAA playoffs. Barese was previously Assumption’s linebackers coach from 2008-2013, in addition to serving as the team’s recruiting coordinator from 2011-2017.
Prior to his time at Assumption, he served as an assistant coach at St. Anselm College for two years, as the co-defensive coordinator and linebackers coach in 2007 and the defensive line coach in 2006.
Barese is a 2005 graduate of St. Anselm with a bachelor’s degree in English.