Dan Mooney Photo

Dan Mooney

Assistant Coach 2nd season

Bio

Daniel Mooney returns as an assistant to the Men's Basketball coaching staff in 2017-18 for his second season. Mooney started his coaching career back in 1989 when he was in Germany. He worked as a youth coach while he was a player overseas. He got his first head coaching position at Bethany University where he coached the Men and Women's basketball team. After 9 years at Bethany University, Mooney became the coach for the National Junior Basketball at Gilroy and Morgan Hill. Mooney became the Head Basketball Coach at Monte Vista Christian School. Mooney became a basketball coach / advocate for the German Internation School of Silicon Valley along with being a Basketball Coach at One on One Basketball Inc. In 2014, He became the Head Basketball Coach at Christopher High School.

Mooney was a standout prep player a St. Agnes HS and Freeport HS. During his senior year, his team finished second in the state tournament after being the Nassau County and Long Island Champs. Mooney continued his playing career at University at New Paltz in upstate New York. At his time at New Paltz, Mooney was a three time Team Captain, scored over 1,000 career points, and is the third all-time leading scorer in his school's respective history.   After his collegiate career, Mooney would go on to play multiple seasons in the NBA and overseas. He played for three NBA teams which include the Utah Jazz, Phoenix Suns, and the Sacramento Kings. Along with his time in the NBA, he also played in the CBA for the Quad City Thunder, Albany Patroons, and Rockford Lightning. After stints in the NBA and CBA, Mooney took his family to Germany where he played for 15 years.

Mooney has won numerous awards as both a player and coach. He was a College All American in the State of New York in 1982, He won the Heinz Ahlymeyer Award for Outstanding Student Athlete, inducted in the College Hall of Fame from his time at State University of New York at New Paltz, and won Co-Coach of The Year for the Monterey Bay League in 2011 and 2013.

Mooney and his wife Valerie are the proud parents of 7 children and 7 grandchildren. Four of Mooney's children were prep standout basketball players and went on to play college basketball.

2017-18 Men's Basketball Roster
# Name Cl. Pos. Ht. Wt. Hometown Previous School
0 Anders Nymo JR G 6-1 175 Oslo, Norway Wang Sports Academy
2 Colton Wirth JR G 6-4 200 Redmond, Wash. University of La Verne
3 Ben Graham SR G 6-1 185 Sydney, Australia Baulkham Hills HS
4 Charles Neal FR G 6-3 180 Palm Springs, Calif. Rancho Mirage HS
5 Mikey Eggleton SR G 5-11 175 Pleasant Hill, Calif. College Park HS
11 Jeremiah Testa SO G 6-1 180 Belmont, Calif. Junipero Serra
12 N'Jai LeBlanc FR G 6-0 205 Redwood City, Calif. Sequoia HS
15 Jared Wall SO G 6-1 185 Folsom, Calif. Folsom HS
22 John Paine SO F 6-6 205 Portland, Ore. Portland Central Catholic
25 Kalan Camero SR G 6-1 185 Kamuela, Hawaii Hawaii Preparatory Academy
31 Tyler Evans SR F 6-4 185 Arnold, Calif. Bret Harte HS
32 Henry Cornelious JR F 6-4 250 Berkeley, Calif. Cal Poly Pomona
42 Aric Fredlund JR F 6-10 225 Prescott, Ariz. Prescott HS
44 Michael Hauser SO F 7-0 260 Alamo, Calif. Bishop O'Dowd

Coaching Staff

Kaniela Aiona Photo
Head Coach
3rd season
Webster University
Jamison Montgomery Photo
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Benedictine University
Dan Mooney Photo
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Richard Fujii Photo
Assistant Coach
2nd season
Victor Brankovich Photo
Head Performance Coach
3rd season
Menlo College
Karl Reyes Photo
Asst. Performance Coach
2nd season
Kristen Ho Photo
Athletic Trainer
1st season