Carmelo, a native of San Juan, Puerto Rico, attended Benedictine College on a baseball scholarship where he enjoyed a successful career as a starting pitcher for the Ravens. Carmelo studied Physical Education while he attended Benedictine. Before attending college Carmelo played for the Blue Jays scout team under the leadership of Jorge Rivera from 2000-2004. From 2014-2017 Carmelo worked with the Wolverines, a youth development program located in Orlando, FL. During his time with the Wolverines, “Melo” became a widely respected name in the youth travel baseball world as he helped the program grow to National prominence.
In late 2016, Carmelo joined the Scorpions family and currently serves as the Scorpions Director of Youth Teams. This will be Coach Melo’s second summer coaching the High School Scorpions.