Joe Burbridge
Joe Burbridge
Title: Assistant Director of Athletics/Assistant Compliance Officer/Head Coach Softball
Phone: 848-7718


Head Coach Joe Burbridge is entering his 12th season as Dominican College head softball coach.  The Lady Chargers have made the playoffs in all ten of his seasons, being a top 3 seed, in nine out of the ten tournaments.

In 2013 he guided Dominican to their fourth CACC regular season championship with a program best record of 25-1, and fifth straight NCAA tournament appearance. The Chargers had won three straight CACC tournament championships from 2010-2012.

Prior to coming to Dominican, Burbridge was the head coach at Adelphi University. He compiled a record of 39-13 in his one season there, while setting a school record for wins. The Panthers won the ECC Regular Season Title with an 18-2 record and were ranked as high as 8th in the country, in addition to earning a berth in the NCAA Regional Tournament.

In addition to his coaching duties, Burbridge was named Assistant Director of Athletics in June of 2012. Coach Burbridge is a graduate of Ramapo College of New Jersey. He received his master's degree from Seton Hall University. He and his wife Joann, live in Suffern, NY with their daughter, Colleen Paige, who was born in 2006.

Career Coaching Record


Year School  Overall Record  CACC Record Achievements/Honors 
2007 Adelphi University 39-13   Set school record for wins in a season, was ranked 8th in Division II, NCAA Regional Participants 
2008 Dominican College 30-24 18-6 CACC Tournament Participants 
2009 Dominican College 39-16 22-2 CACC Regular Season Champions, CACC Tournament Participants, NCAA East Regional Tournament Participants
2010 Dominican College 37-16 23-3 CACC Regular Season Champions, CACC Tournament Champions, NCAA East Regional Touranment Participants
2011 Dominican College 35-18 19-7 CACC Tournament Champions, NCAA East Region Tournament Participants
2012 Dominican College 39-17 24-2 CACC Regular Season Champions, CACC Tournament Champions, NCAA East 2 Region Tournament Finalists
2013 Dominican College 32-22 25-1 CACC Regular Season Champions, NCAA East 1 Region Tournament Participants
2014 Dominican College 20-27 15-11 CACC Tournament Participants
2015 Dominican College 33-19 21-5 CACC Tournament Finalists, Won his 300th career game
2016 Dominican College 30-16-1 22-4 CACC Tournament Participants, Named CACC Coach of the Year
2017 Dominican College 29-22 18-8 CACC Tournament Participants
2018 Dominican College 26-20 16-10 CACC Tournament Runner-Up
2019 Dominican College 22-21 17-9 CACC Tournament Participants
Totals Career Coaching Record 411-251-1
Totals Dominican College Coaching Record 365-238-1
Totals CACC Record 240-71