Health and fitness is a crucial part of all child development. The House of Sports Tots Academy is the area's leading child physical development program. It uses a variety of fun and games to delight and engage kids in physical activity, while teaching them different sports. Children ages 18 months-4 years can learn baseball, basketball, soccer, or multi-sports in a non-competitive environment that promotes fun above all else! Our spring programs are now in session, and registration is open. Call 914-479-5419 to register, or visit houseofsportsny.com for more information.
Meet the Camp Director
Nephew of the famed Coach K, Andy played basketball at Duke on a Final Four team, and one that went on to win a NCAA National Championship in 2001. Prior to joining the House of Sports, Andy was the director of basketball at IMG Academies. There, he worked with some of the top high school, college, and NBA players in the country. During his tenure, 54 high school students went on to receive Division 1 basketball scholarships.
After winning NYC and NYS high school championships with Rice High School, Lou DeMello moved on to the role of head basketball coach at Concordia College. He also served as founder and executive director of the Westchester Hawks, and is the founder and organizer of the Slam Dunk Boys and Girls High School Basketball Tournament, now in its 14th consecutive year. In addition to serving as the House of Sports' athletic director, he is also director of the Shooting Lab.
Ned Crotty is one of the top three lacrosse players in the world. He was an All-American at Duke and was a member the 2010 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship team. He also won the Tewaaraton Trophy for the most outstanding lacrosse player in the nation. Ned joined the MLL after being chosen the first overall pick in the 2010 MLL draft, and currently plays for the Rochester Rattlers. Prior to joining the House of Sports, Ned was a senior coach with Trilogy Lacrosse.
Dale was a four-year baseball starter at Butler University, a leading Division 1 baseball school. In 2005, he was awarded the Horizon League Player of the Year. He played three years of professional baseball in the Frontier and Northern Leagues, winning a championship title each year. In addition, Dale served as the manager and head instructor at the Baseball Center, NYC's leading baseball center. Prior to joining the House of Sports, he spent three years coaching at the JV and Varsity levels.
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