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Billy Bowe, Former Head Baseball Coach at McQuaid and Canandaigua


  • Section V Baseball Hall of Fame Member, Class of 2022

  • Hall of Fame Member at Victor (2018) and Canandaigua (2021) 

  • Three Year Record at McQuaid Jesuit, 68-13 (.840)

  • Fourteen Year Record at Canandaigua Academy, 240-102 (.702)

  • Overall Record: 308-115 (.728), League Record: 187-57 (.766)

  • Tenth Coach in Section V History to Reach 300 Wins

  • Three Section V Titles and Seven League Championships

  • Coach of the Year Six Times

  • Teams Completed Season Ranked in Top 20 in New York State Poll 6 of Last 9 Years

  • Camp Director, Coach, Clinician and Teacher for over 30 years

  • Section V Baseball Executive Committee

Coach Bowe begins his 35th year directing baseball camps here in the Rochester area and 17th year at Penfield Little League. Bowe most recently coached 3 years at McQuaid and 14 years at Canandaigua Academy. During his 3 years at McQuaid, his teams captured the Section V Class AA Championship in 2006, went undefeated in league play all three seasons (36-0) and finished with an overall record of 68-13 (.840). Bowe was named “Coach of the Year” all three seasons. Two teams were selected #1 seed for sectionals; he coached 12 First Team All-League players, 3 All-State players, and finished two seasons ranked in the Top 10 in New York State. Bowe coached previously at Canandaigua Academy for 14 years where he led the Braves
program to statewide prominence. His teams won two Section V Championships, four Finger Lakes Championships and were consistently ranked in New York State. Bowe had an overall
record of 240-102 (.701), including 151-57 (.726) in league play. There were 50 First Team All-League selections, 33 Second Team All-League selections and 4 All-State selections, including
2 First Team All-State. Bowe was named “Coach of the Year” in 1993, 1998 and 1999. Coach Bowe became the tenth coach in Section V history to record 300 wins. He has an overall record of 308-115 (.728) in 17 seasons at Canandaigua and McQuaid. Bowe is also an
assistant coordinator for Section V baseball. Bowe was inducted into the Section V Baseball Hall of Fame, Class of 2022, as well as Victor School District (2018) and Canandaigua School District (2021). 

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