Joshua “Herc” Mejia
Coach Herc was born and raised in the Bronx.  He attended Cardinal Hayes High School and played hoops and football.  He has been coaching basketball since the age of 19, starting as an Assistant Coach at Globe College and then on the AAU circuit for Team AJ Price.  Herc has been coaching with Castle for the past four years.  Importantly, Herc is able to relate to the Castle student athletes and to develop deep understandings and warm friendships.  Such relationships facilitate the coaching experience and academic enrichment that Castle endeavors to nurture.