Friday April 14th as the 94th staff wrapped up its camp with the Long Island Nets, Kelly Dempsey of Hicksville, NY was brought on board by Director Demetrius Taylor. "She's phenomenal..." says Taylor. "Very hands on and we needed that especially from a women. It shows kids that women can do anything men can do if not better." Kelly grew up on long Island where she attended Hicksville High-school. As a 5 year starter for her basketball club Dempsey went on to play for Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY. In addition to earning a Bachelors Degree Kelly's coaching experience is extensive, creating a travel basketball team "Team Buckets" in spring 2014. "Kelly's knowledge of the game and presence is what the staff needed..." says Demetrius. " I look forwarded to picking her brain and learn as much as I can from her while she's with us. I saw her resume and was blown away she has that IT factor to doing much bigger things." The staff will be hosting The Long Island Nets clinic in Hicksville April 29th at 3pm.

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