Gerald is new to the Sports Academy coaching staff and is a North Carolina native. He has played basketball at the high school, collegiate, and professional level (overseas). He attended Barton College in Wilson, NC where he was the starting point guard for four years. Gerald experience tons of success during his tenure at Barton: Freshmen of Year, All Conference (4x), Conference Player of the Year, and much more. He was also named D2 All American and currently holds his schools all-time scoring record with 1984 total points. After college Gerald spent some time playing professionally in Hungary.
Gerald is a product of his local Boys & Girls Club and YMCA which helped him established his love and passion for the game. Gerald’s goal is to use the skills and knowledge he has acquired during his playing career to help players reach their true potential on and off the court! “Basketball has given me more than I could ever ask for and now it is my time to pay it forward to the next generation!”