COACHES

Coach Chez Williams

Coach Chez has been coaching youth and high school basketball for over twenty years. He was the Assistant Coach at Murray Bergtraum High School when it won four NYC and State championships. He was also the Head Coach at Bishop Loughlin when it won the Class A City championship. Coach Chez is well known on the AAU circuit. He was the Head Coach at New Heights for eight years, traveling around the country winning multiple championships, including the 2007 Nationals with current WNBA player Bria Hartley. Coach Chez was also recently the High School Coordinator and Head Coach of the 17u EYBL team for the New Jersey Sparks. He is currently the Associate Women’s Head Coach at Hostos Community College.

 

Coach Jenice Winter

Coach Winter played scholastically for South Shore High School and collegiately for the College of Charleston.  Following graduation, Coach Winter has served for three years as an Assistant Girls’ Varsity Basketball Coach at South Shore, also winning one Junior Varsity NYC PSAL Championship, and has coached on the travel basketball circuit.

 

 

 

 

 

Coach Marquee Poole

Coach Poole, a Harlem native, played scholastically at CHSAA powerhouse All Hallows High School in the Bronx, New York and then earned his bachelor’s degree in 2002 from St. Bonaventure University where he was a four-year letter winner for the Bonnies Men’s Basketball team.  Marquee is entering his seventh season at Hostos Community College as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach. Coach Poole has not only proved himself a winner on the court the last six season, but, more importantly, he has mentored countless student athletes. He has helped place more than thirty-five student athletes in four-year schools on athletic scholarships to Division 1 & 2 institutions.

Prior to joining the Castle team, Coach Poole served as the Girl’s Program Director at New Heights NYC, working alongside Castle Program Director Rock Rosa and Castle Girls’ Middle School Coordinator Anwar Gladden.

 

Schedule

March 19-June 1, 2022: Rose Classic Tournament, New York, New York
April 9-10, 2022: Gym Rat Live, Albany, New York
April 23-24, 2022: Apache Memorial Showcase, Indian Trail, North Carolina
May 21-22, 2022: Adidas 3SSB, Spartanburg, South Carolina
June 11-12, 2022: Gym Rat Challenge, Albany, New York
June 18-19, 2022: Select Events, Prime Event East, Manheim Pennsylvania
June 25-26, 2022: Rumble in the Bronx, New York, New York
July 5-8, 2022: Insider Exposure Hoosier Heat, Indianapolis, Indiana
July 9-12, 2022: Adidas 3SSB, Rock Hill, South Carolina
July 21-23, 2022: Adidas 3SSB, Orange County, California
July 23-26, 2022: End of Trails, Orange County, California