James grew up on Long Island and attended Plainview-Old Bethpage High School where he played soccer, football, and baseball. He played Division III Football at Alfred University and obtained his Masters Degree in Physical Education from Hofstra University. He has 10 years of various coaching experience – currently coaching JV Volleyball, Modified Softball, and running youth volleyball clinics in Irvington. He looks forward to sharing his passion for sports – developing skills, building character & confidence, and promoting teamwork/unity on and off of the fields and courts. James has previously worked at Badger as a Baseball Specialist and is excited to return this summer as the Sports Director!