Arlington Travel Basketball (ATB) is a member of the Fairfax County Youth Basketball League (FCYBL). Girls and boys residing in Arlington are eligble to play on a ATB team; non-Arlington residents are ineligible.

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ATB BOYS COACHES

Team

Name

Position

Background Information

Boys-5A

Martin Lowen

Head Coach

16th year with ATB with experience at all grades; 2 FCYBL championships; 2 FCYBL runner-ups; 3 years awarded FCYBL Most Valuable Coach; Coaching experience with BTH Bulldawgs and Matrix travel programs

Boys-5B

Vidal Sakada

Head Coach

8th year with ATB coaching grades 5th, 6th and 8th; Coaching experiences with Matrix travel.

Boys-5C

Alex Filides

Head Coach

4th year with ATB coaching grades 5th and 6th; 18 years coaching Arlington Recreational leagues and YMCA travel; Coaching experience at Headfirst Basketball Camp

Boys-6A

David Maher

Head Coach

17th year with ATB; ATB founding member and former ATB Boys commissioner; 10 years coaching Arlington Recreational league; 5 years coaching at Bishop O'Connell High School; Coaching experiences for boys and girls from 5th grades through High School Varsity

Boys-6B

John Nettles

Head Coach

2nd year with ATB; Former high school and AAU player. 4 years of youth coaching experience with the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club

Boys-6C

Jesse Remedios

Head Coach

1st year with ATB

Boys-6C

Tim Butala

Assistant Coach

1st year with ATB

Boys-6C

Matthew Van Liedekerke

Assistant Coach

1st year with ATB

Boys 7B

Bobby Shelley

Head Coach

5th year with ATB coaching girls and boys grades 5th and 6th; Former Arlington County House League coach for 5th and 6th grade boys; Former 6th grade SYA coach

Boys-7B

Joe Kouba

Assistant Coach

5th year with ATB as assistant coach for grades 5th and 6th; Former AAU coach with BTH Bulldawgs

Boys-7C

Kevin Ferrell

Head Coach

6th year with ATB coaching grades 4th, 5th and 6th; 3 years as head coach for 8th grade boys with one Philadelphia Archdiocese Championship; 3 years coaching at Villanova basketball summer camps

Boys-8A

Vint Davis

Head Coach

7th year with ATB coaching girls and boys; 6 years coaching Matrix AAU Girls with 4th place finish at AAU Nationals; 19 years coaching East Prince William Basketball Association Boys; 5 years coaching Arlington Flag Football Boys and Girls

Boys-8B

Will Jones

Head Coach

2nd year with ATB; coached 2017 6th grade boys ATB Spring team; 5 years coaching Arlington Recreational league; 4 years coaching Arlington Youth Flag Football including 2 select teams that competed in the NFL Flag Football regional tournaments

Boys-8B

Ben Davidson

Head Coach

3rd year with ATB; 12 seasons of total coaching experience, including basketball and soccer; Played JV basketball at James Madison University

 

 

 

ATB GIRLS COACHES

Team

Name

Position

Background Information

Girls-5A

Rachel Piacenza

Head Coach

1st year with ATB

Girls-5A

Leah Hurst

Head Coach

1st year with ATB

Girls-6A

Michael Abundo

Head Coach

2nd year with ATB; 9 years of coaching experience at the House, CYO, AAU and High school levels. Current head coach TJHSST JV and Varsity girls Fall teams. Assistant head coach for TJHSST JV girls team.

Girls-6A

Luke Polito

Assistant Coach

2nd year with ATB; 5 years of coaching experience at the House, CYO, AAU and High school levels; Current assistant coach TJHSST JV and Varsity girls Fall teams

Girls-6B

Craig Boyles

Head Coach

3rd year with ATB; 6 years coaching at the Recreational, CYO, AAU, and Travel teams

Girls-6B

Matt Perkins

Assistant Coach

2nd year with ATB; 4 years experience coaching girls and boys in Arlington Recreational Leagues

Girls-7A

Jim Fowler

Head Coach

4th year with ATB; 15 years coaching at the Recreational, CYO, AAU and Travel levels; ATB Board Member; ATB Girls Commissioner

Girls-7B

 

 

 

Girls-8A

Alex Eisenberg

Head Coach

6th year with ATB; 2016-2017 FCYBL Coach of the Year for Girls 7th D1; 1 FCYBL D1 Girls Championship; Current Yorktown High School Boys Freshman coach; Experience at the Recreational, AAU, Travel and High School levels

Girls-8A

Charles Shaw

Assistant Coach

6th year with ATB coaching grades 4th through 8th; 1 year FCYBL Most Valuable Coach; 4 years coaching Arlington Recreational league for boys and girls; Coached an after school club while in the Peace Corps; Graduate of Washington-Lee High School and HB Woodlawn Middle School; Played one year basketball at Lynchburg College; ATB FCYBL League Representative

Girls-8B

Rod Volz

Head Coach

2nd year with ATB; 6 years coaching boys and girls in Arlington Recreational leagues; Co-Founder Arlington Team Dream AAU Club, with 3 years AAU coaching experience

Girls-8B

Mike Burns

Assistant Coach

3rd year with ATB; 7 years coaching boys and 5 years coaching girls in Arlington Recreational leagues; 2 years at AAU coaching experience; 4 years coaching boys recreational

Girls-8B

Greg Gonzalez

Assistant Coach

6th year with ATB;7 years coaching at Recreational, Travel, and AAU levels; 4 years with ATB Boys (grade 5-8); 2017 Assistant Coach VA Hurricanes 6th grade girls; Former tennis instructor and coach for town of Amherst, NY recreation department

Girls-8C

Andy Berner

Head Coach

3rd year with ATB; 4 years coaching girls and boys recreational basketball and soccer in both San Diego, CA and Arlington, VA

Girls-8C

Patrick O’Reilly

Assistant Coach

3rd year with ATB; 6 years coaching boys and girls in Arlington Recreational Leagues; 2 seasons as boy's head coach at the middle school level

Girls-8C

Bob Len

Assistant Coach

3rd year with ATB; 5 years coaching Arlington Recreational basketball; 5 years coaching Arlington Little League baseball