Dan Arbeznik '00 serves as head rugby coach and is a Latin teacher in the Languages Department.
He founded the rugby program in 2005 and has served as the head coach for the past 15 years. The "A-side" has gone to the State Final Four in 14 of the previous 15 seasons, winning State Championships in 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019. An avid traveler, Arbeznik has used rugby to connect his players with the rest of the world. The team toured Ireland in 2015, Texas in 2016, France in 2017, and South Africa in 2018.
Arbeznik is a member of the class of 2000 from Saint Ignatius High School. He went on to major in Classical Languages and French at Xavier University where he graduated in 2004. Arbeznik received his Masters in Education from John Carroll University in 2009.
Arbeznik has been married to his wife, Ellen, for the past ten years and they have three children, Cassie (6), Michael (3), and Benjamin (1).
Dan Arbeznik '00
Connor Fitzpatrick '94 – Assistant Coach
Brian White '92 –Assistant Coach
Nick DiPietro '06 – Assistant Coach
Tadaaki Hatta – Assistant Coach
Joe Zawodny – Assistant Coach
Kevin Snider '12 - Assistant Coach
Developmental / U16:
Tony Vegh '73 – Head Coach
Dan Guion '96 – Assistant Coach
Conor Mathews '10 – Assistant Coach
Connor McCoy '13 - Assistant Coach
Title: Head Coach
High School: Saint Ignatius '00
College: Xavier '04
Coaching Experience: 13 years
State Championships: 5 (2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019)