Coach Scott Gaffey- Ephrata HS: interview

September 19, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Ephrata’s new leader is Coach Scott Gaffey. If the Gafffey name rings a bell, well, it should as he comes from a big-time hoops family tree. He gives us some of his thoughts as he starts his new gig.     1) Give our LLhoops followers your background.  I grew up in Palmyra […]

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Conestoga Valley’s new coach- Jim Shipper

September 17, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Llhoops has followed Coach Shipper when he was the Pequea Valley boss. His love for the game is evident in his thoughts and his motivational tweets. We did a zoom interview with Coach before he got the CV job. His background is interesting in that he has coached at different levels and different […]

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Coach Jeff Wilson- East Stroudsburg via Zoom

September 10, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: LLhoops thought it might be good to get a college coach (D2) on the zoom. Coach Jeff Wilson has roots in our area (Octorara grad and Hall of Fame there as well).  Coach has also recruited in our area (Ryan Smith -LS: special guest). He has had and continues to have excellent success […]

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LLhoops Masks

September 10, 2020 Dell Jackson

LLhoops masks are now available. The mask is acceptable for school use, nylon type material, and can be washed without losing shape/color. The cost of one mask is $10, which includes shipping. Order at our store.  We accept PayPal and checks.        

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Coach Tim Speraw of Lebanon High- via Zoom

August 11, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Tim Speraw joins Dell for a chat about Lebanon High. Coach is a homegrown product thru and thru. He shares his background, how the Cedars are communicating during the summer, some memorable games and players, some Red Sox background….and a brief look at this coming year. FYI Coach Speraw has been the […]

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Coach Jason Coletti- AC via Zoom

July 28, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: Coach Coletti has a bunch of experience in the LL- a player for the Cedars, a coach for the boys and girls, head jobs at Ephrata and Annville-Cleona. He shares his thoughts about how his team is working out, the old days, his ex coaches, and his expectations for the Dutchmen. aside: Dell […]

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Dave Burman- Flashback: Post game interview after Carlisle PIAA Game 1988

July 27, 2020 Dell Jackson

LLhoops loves history! Dave Burman  (@ross_burman) called the game for 102.3 WHYL Carlisle.  He found this in his archives. Post game interview featuring Tom Strickler MIddle Atlantic Sports News.            

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Coach Gene Lambert- Octorara via zoom

July 16, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Gene Lambert of Octorara joins Llhoops for a zoom interview. Winds up that Gene is a good listener and loves his school – no doubt about that at all. He is a great ambassador for high school hoops- coaches, players and fans all can be counted on as people that Gene has had […]

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Coach Matt Johns- TWP via zoom

July 7, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Johns joins the llhoops crew for a chat about his team and safety of his players and school. Andy joins us from the beach- sea gulls and all. “Winning tonight’s game” mantra. Enjoy!   Coach Johns interview        

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Coach Jim Shipper- Etown College asst/Spooky Nook Basketball Director

June 23, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Jim Shipper joins us to share his experiences with coaching and running the Nook boys basketball program. Coach Ship has touched a lot of folks in a lot of different areas, even clinic on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean..Spooky Nook’s work to keep the players safe during this summer. Although […]

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Rocky Parise- Ex Etown HS Head Coach- via zoom

June 17, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: Coach Rocky shares his very honest views of coaching, his career, and his new business adventure (MyJersey). LLhoops is hoping to have Rocky help us in the future…Buster in the background!       Rocky interview!   Twitter- @MyJerseyDesigns  

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Coach Freddy Ramos- McCaskey interview via Zoom

June 10, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Freddy Ramos enters his third year at McCaskey. He touches on various topics- Zoom meetings, PIAA, protests, and bleeding red 🙂 Coach Ramos has been very good to during his tenure. Enjoy his insights!     Coach Ramos interview!

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Coach Nate Musselman-Garden Spot via Zoom

June 3, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: We got thru some thunderstorms to get Coach “Muss”. All of us had a fun time, with the highlight being Andy hitting coach with a tough question about his starting 5 LL coaches for a five on 5 game:)     Interview via zoom/youtube

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Coach Chris Christensen- Warwick via Zoom

May 26, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed note: Coach Chris Christensen shares some of his thoughts on mutli-sport atheletes, Section 1/2, and goals for the next season. Andy takes the lead tonight…Dell wanted to know about pay for view 🙂 Coach Christensen interview   Livestream Replay LL Boys Finals-– Warwick/Cedar Crest Feb 14

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Lenny Neff- LL ref and LL Wall of Fame 2020

May 26, 2020 Dell Jackson

Ed Note: We are very pleased to get our ‘5 question interview’ with Lenny Neff.  Recently Lenny was inducted into the Lancaster-Lebanon Leagues Wall of Fame. Lenny always has a smile for everyone he meets and talks to. We were going to try to figure out how many players that he had in games, but […]

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