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Coach Homsey is currently playing collegiate basketball at Endicott College. His basketball career includes playing basketball at Central Catholic High School from 2011-2015, senior captain in the 2014-2015 season. His playing accomplishments includes 4x AAU State Champion (NH), 2x New England Regional Champion, National Championship top 10 finish in 2011, National Championship appearance in 2013, Merrimack Valley Conference champs in 2013 & 2014, NCAA DIII National Championship tournament 2016, part of programs first NCAA DIII Sweet 16 Appearance 2017, Commonwealth Coastal Conference Champion 2016. His playing career includes Windham Middle school: 2009-2011, Windham Middle school: 2009-2011, NH Spartans: 2008-2011, NH Elite: 2012-2014, Central Catholic HS: 2011-2015, and Endicott College: 2015-present. His past coaching experience includes coaching Windham Travel Basketball (2013, 2014, 2015), Mass Rivals in 2017, coached Central Catholics Summer JV & Varsity team (2015, 2016, 2017). His community service includes part of St. Judes fitness for a cure team, helping with St. Judes fundraising event, 200+ hours volunteered at LBGC. Coach Homsey will be coaching 6th grade for New England Hoops Academy.



Coach Rick Nault is currently coaching the 4th and 5th grade boys at the Lawrence Boys and Girls Club.  His basketball career includes playing for Central Catholic HS 1986-90, while being the captain of the 1990 team, and Worcester State University 1991-1995, while being the captain of the 1995 team. 

Coach Nault coaching career includes: 

2017 – Present New England Hoops Academy AAU Coach 4th grade boys 

2017 – Present Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence – 4th & 5th grade boys travel team 

2006 – 2017 – Central Catholic Boys Varsity 

2000 – 2006 – Central Catholic Boys JV  

1995 – 2000 Lawrence Boys & Girls Club – 7th grade boys travel team  


Coaching accomplishments: 

Career varsity record 230-52 
Division 1 state champions 2008 & 2010 
Division 1 North championships 2007, 2009, 2012, 2014 
Merrimack Valley Conference Championships 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17 

ABA Camp Hall Of Fame 

Lawrence Boys Club Hall of fame 


Coach Nault is the founder, vice-president of the board and basketball director for New England Hoops Academy and is responsible for overseeing all basketball related operations. He also coaches our 5th grade team.

Max Lopez is the founder and president of the board for New England Hoops Academy. His playing career includes LHS varsity boys 1991-1992 (Captain and all-star 92). He is responsible for the day to day operations of the club and their initiatives which includes making sure all our players are excelling in the classroom, mentoring and giving back to the community. Max is involved in his local community by speaking to the kids at the Lawrence Day Charter school for career day, taking part in the Lawrence Boys and Girls Club career day, talking to the kids of Wilks Skillsand Drills.  Max also supports the following local organizations Socratic Inc, Lawrence Boys and Girls Club and YDO.  Max holds a Bachelor of Science from UMass Lowell and has been working in the Information Technology field for over 17 years.



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