Tony Kurucz joined the staff as a Recruiting Coordinator/Data Analysis in March of 2016. Kurucz comes to Herkimer after spending three seasons as an assistant coach at Onondaga Community College where he focused on team defense, student athlete recruitment and team fundraising programs. During that time, the program had an overall record of 71-36 with three consecutive regional playoff appearances.
Prior to his time with the Lazers, Kurucz coached at Cazenovia High School, coaching junior varsity and varsity teams for eight seasons. In addition, Kurucz has held head coaching and program administration responsibilities for several local travel softball programs over the last 11 years.
Kurucz graduated from Marlboro High School in 1984. He has a bachelor’s degree from The State University of New York in Math and Science, and is employed by Barnes Corporation as a Program Manager.
Kurucz resides in Cazenovia, NY with his wife Barbara. He is also the proud father of two children Meaghan and Nick.