Patrick Lewis is entering his first season as varsity head boys basketball coach,and also his first year as athletic director here at Coastal Leadership Academy.He most recently coached at Hemingway High where he lead his team to a 2016-17 SCHSL Class A Basketball State Championship,he’s also a graduate of Hemingway High where he also won a championship there as a player as well.He played collegiate basketball on the next level at Cape Fear(NC) Community College for coach Ryan Mantlo and also played professional basketball for the SC Warriors in the ABA minor league for coach Chris Beard,currently the head coach at Texas Tech University.
Lewis is looking to come in and bring some excitement to our program on and off the court.We’re excited to have someone that’s looking to lead our program to an elite level of play were we will find ourselves competing with the best of the best.
I’m very excited about having the opportunity to have a positive impact on the kids at Coastal Leadership Academy,rather it’s the student-athletes that’s playing for me,or even the whole student body as well.I look forward to having a lot fun with the students on and off the court and helping them as much as possible to be great and maximize their potential.I know we have a lot of work to do on the court and I’m up for the task to make this program one of the top programs in the state,and most importantly share fun memories with these kids that they’ll remember for the rest of their lives.GO ARCHERS!!
Honors & Awards-Hemingway High(2016-17)
-2016-17 Morning News Coach Of The Year
-2016-17 Region Coach Of The Year
-2016-17 SCHSL Class A State Champion