Meet the Team
Legacy Basketball Academy
Make Great Athletes, with great Trainers
We Pride Ourselves on Being the best, bringing in the best, and training the best!
Legacy Basketball Academy makes sure that our program is dedicatted to excellence. That begins with our trainers, staff, and personnel. We understand that this service needs to be executed to the utmost form of professionalism, while still incorperating fun, techniques, and challenges.
Coach Dave Bargament
Our Founder and CEO
Dave Bargamento, the visionary founder and accomplished CEO behind our esteemed basketball program. With a profound passion for the sport and an unwavering commitment to its growth, Dave has carved a remarkable path in the world of basketball. His innovative thinking, combined with a deep understanding of the game’s dynamics, has been the driving force behind the program’s exceptional rise. Dave’s strategic acumen and dedication to nurturing talent have not only led to the establishment of a thriving basketball community but have also paved the way for aspiring athletes to realize their dreams. As a true leader and trailblazer, Dave Bargamento’s remarkable journey continues to inspire and shape the future of our basketball program, setting new standards of excellence both on and off the court.
Coach Eric Horn
General Manager and Head Coach
Eric Horn, a distinguished figure in the realm of basketball as both our accomplished General Manager and esteemed Head Coach. With an extensive background in the sport, from a Collegiate Basketball Athlete at Ole Miss to Multiple AAU organizations, Eric brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our team. His strategic mindset, unparalleled dedication, and exceptional leadership skills have propelled him to the forefront of the basketball world. As a General Manager, Eric’s keen eye for talent and his knack for assembling winning rosters have consistently yielded remarkable results. Moreover, his dynamic approach to coaching has empowered players to reach their full potential on the court, fostering a culture of excellence and teamwork. Under his guidance, our basketball program is destined for success, driven by Eric Horn’s unwavering commitment to achieving greatness.
Coach Samual Hardin
Youth and Beginner Trainer
Samuel Hardin, a dedicated and skilled youth and beginner trainer within our esteemed basketball program. With a profound enthusiasm for nurturing young talent and a deep-rooted passion for the game, Samuel stands as a beacon of inspiration for aspiring basketball players. His patient and personalized coaching approach creates an ideal environment for novices to learn and grow, while his profound understanding of the fundamentals instills a strong foundation in each player. Samuel’s ability to connect with young athletes on both a technical and motivational level fosters an atmosphere of learning and camaraderie, allowing them to develop their skills with confidence. With Samuel Hardin’s invaluable guidance, the future stars of our basketball program are in the capable hands of a mentor who is dedicated to shaping their journey towards excellence.
Coach DJ Bargamento
DJ Bargamento, the visionary Program Director of our illustrious basketball program. With an innate passion for the sport and a dynamic leadership style, DJ is at the forefront of orchestrating a transformative experience for athletes and enthusiasts alike. His strategic thinking and innovative approach have redefined the landscape of our program, fostering a culture of inclusivity, growth, and unparalleled achievement. Through his unwavering dedication, DJ has curated a comprehensive framework that encompasses skill development, teamwork, and personal growth, ensuring that every participant, from grassroots to elite levels, thrives under his guidance. DJ Bargamento’s boundless energy and unwavering commitment to excellence make him a driving force behind our program’s success, charting a course toward a future where basketball dreams become reality.
Jeffrey S. Hocker
Accounting and Administration
Marketing and Social Media
Kayla Cook, the creative and dynamic Marketing Director behind our renowned basketball program. With a flair for innovation and a deep understanding of the sports industry, Kayla spearheads our program’s branding and outreach efforts with exceptional finesse. Her strategic vision and trend-savvy approach have elevated our program’s visibility and engagement to new heights, captivating audiences and fostering a vibrant community of basketball enthusiasts. Kayla’s adeptness at harnessing the power of digital platforms and her skillful execution of marketing campaigns have propelled our program’s presence to the forefront of the basketball landscape. Her unwavering dedication to connecting our program with fans, partners, and players alike, makes her an instrumental force in shaping the program’s identity and success. Under Kayla Cook’s guidance, our basketball program’s journey continues to be marked by innovation, resonance, and a compelling narrative that resonates both on and off the court.
IT Support and Communication
Meet Piash, the proficient and versatile IT Support and Communications Director driving the technological and communicative facets of our esteemed basketball program. With a keen aptitude for all things tech and an innate knack for effective communication, Piash ensures that our program operates seamlessly on the digital front. His mastery of IT solutions guarantees that our technological infrastructure remains robust and responsive, facilitating smooth operations for players, staff, and stakeholders. Additionally, Piash’s adeptness in communication strategies strengthens our program’s connections with the world, ensuring that news, updates, and stories reach our diverse audience with impact. Piash’s instrumental role in fortifying our program’s digital landscape and enhancing its outreach underscores his invaluable contributions to our program’s growth and success.