2011 will be coaches 24th year as head coach at Stepinac HS & his 31 th at Stepinac. Coach has been married for 23 years to his wife Carla. Carla is a teacher in NYC school system. They are very proud of their children Margaret 21 [Fairfield Univ ], Conor 19 [Stepinac 2009 Catholic University & Liam 15 [Stepinac 2014]. The O'Donnell family resides in White Plains NY.
Coach has coached many great players over the years. A couple have been lucky enough to make in the professional ranks Eric Ogbogu FB, DE [NFL Jets / Cowboys], Brian Sweeney S,SE 91 [MLB Seatle Mariners, Padres & Devil Rays],
Marty Conlon 83[NBA Boston, Miami, & many more]. Mike also coached Basketball at Stepinac for 10 years.
Archbishop Stepinac Athletic Director
Daily News Suburban Coach of the Year 1993, 1995,1997,2010
Honorable mention 2009
Daily News coach of the Year finalist 2010
Lohud.com Coach of the year 2010
Cardinal O'Connor Service Award 1999 Stepinac Hall of Fame
CHSFL Board of Governors
Won CHSFL Division championships in 1993, 1995 ,1997 ,2009 & 2010
Won CHSFL AA Championship in 1995,2007 & 2010
CHSFL excutive committee [Vice president ]
CHSAA Hall of Fame 2007
New York Jets Coach of week 2007
Con Edison Scholar Athlete Award Comittee member
Grand Marshall White Plains St Patrick's day Parade
White Plains St Patrick's Day Parade Committee
Archbishop Stepinac Board of Trustees award 2010
Coach DeMarco was a four year starter in the defensive backfield at Wesleyan University in CT and was named Captain his senior year. He went on to become a graduate assistant at Bryant University earning his MBA in finance while coaching the Defensive backs and OLB's.
Patrick Grimes Coaches Award '90, All CHSFL and Senior Bowl '90, Honorary Mention Golden Dozen '90, Thomas Eck Coaches Award '94 (Wesleyan University), Archbishop Stepinac Grid Iron Club 2009.
2001 Sacred Heart University B.S.- Human Movement/ Sports Science- Exercise Science
2001- 2003- Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach, Forme F.A.S.S.T
2003- Inside Linebackers Coach, Pace University
2004- Offensive Line Coach, Pace University
2005- Inside Linebackers Coach/ JV Defensive Coordinator/Head Coach, New Hanover High School
2006-2007- Offensive Line Coach, New Hanover High School
2007-2010- Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach, Forme F.S.S.S.T
1994-1996- All-League Selection
1995- All-Section Selection
1994,1996- All-Section Honorable Mention Selection
1997 Golden Dozen Member
Strength & Conditioning Coach for the 2009 Section 1 Class A Champions Roosevelt High School