smithsburg, MD/cumberland, md/

FREDERICK, md            301-233-8644

PlayerHomeland
Kevin DurantUSA
Greivis VasquezVenezuela
KJ MatsuiJapan
Linas KleizaLithuania

Gatorade Player of the Year (MD)

NBA Players

PlayerHigh SchoolYear
Kevin DurantMontrose2006

Division I Scholarship Athletes

PlayerHigh SchoolYear
Justin RobinsonSaint James2015
Justin AndersonMontrose2012
Josh HairstonMontrose2010

Olympians

PlayerHigh SchoolYearCollege/Univ
Bryce GoldenSaint James2018Butler
Amir HarrisSaint James

2018

Nebraska
Dima ZdorSaint James
2018Weber State
Omar HabweSaint James
2017Mount St. Mary's University
Grant GoldenSaint James
2016University of Richmond
Craig LecesneSaint James
2016Pepperdine / San Jose State
Justin RobinsonSaint James
2015Virginia Tech
Obi EnechionyiaSaint James
2014Temple
Therence MayimbaSaint James
2014George Mason
Cole HarrisonMontrose2013Dartmouth
Ishmail WainrightMontrose
2013Baylor
Michael CarreraMontrose
2012South Carolina
Justin AndersonMontrose
2012
Virginia
Kevin LarsenMontrose
2012
GWU
Bruce BeckfordMontrose
2012
North Carolina A&T
Cedric BlossomMontrose
2012
Morgan State
Justin AndersonMontrose
2012
UVA
Carmelo BentacourtMontrose
2011Akron
Tyler HubbardMontrose
2011Loyola (MD)
Tyrone JohnsonMontrose2011Villanova
Josh HairstonMontrose2010Duke
Douglas BrowmanMontrose2009Virginia
Isaiah ArmwoodMontrose2009Villanova / South Carolina
Mouphtaou YarouMontrose2009Villanova
Dominic MilburnMontrose2009Bowie St / Salisbury St
Dadrian CollinsMontrose2009Howard
Micah FractionMontrose2009Ashland University
Temi AdebayoMontrose2008St. Joe's
Shane WalkerMontrose2007Loyola (MD)
Troy BrewerMontrose2007Georgia / American
Kevin DurantMontrose2006Texas
Taishi ItoMontrose2006University of Portland
Ben ThomasMontrose2005James Madison
KJ MatsuiMontrose2005Columbia
Tom HammondsMontrose2004ECU
Churchill OdiaMontrose2004Xavier
Antwan HardyMontrose2004Stony Brook
Jeff PackMontrose2004George Washington
Tunji SoroyeMontrose2004UVA
Uche EchefuMontrose2004Florida State
Joe YoungMontrose2003Holy Cross
Rich BakerMontrose2003Hartford
Fred RobinsonMontrose2003VMI
Linas KliezaMontrose2003Missouri
Arvydas LidziusMontrose2003St. Joseph's
Troy HaileyMontrose2002Binghamton
Greg RectorQuince Orchard2000Holy Cross
Mandel FrazierQuince Orchard2000Saint Francis

Championships/Awards

McDonald's All Americans

Championship / AwardTeamYear
Mid-Atlantic Conference ChampionsSaint James2018
Mid-Atlantic Conference Champions
Saint James
2016
IPSL ChampionsSaint James
2016
IPSL ChampionsSaint James
2014
Sleepy Thompson Invitational ChampionsSaint James
2013
ESPN Rise National ChampionsMontrose2011
PlayerTeam(s)
Justin AndersonDallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks
Terrence RossToronto Raptors, Orlando Magic
Kevin DurantOklahoma Thunder, Golden State
Greivis VasquezMemphis Grizzlies, Sacramento Kings, Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks
Linas KleizaDenver Nuggets, Toronto Raptors

​​​​​Coach Dan Prete has over 20 years of coaching experience.  He has currently coached and developed 48 Division I scholarship athletes and 5 NBA players; Kevin Durant, Justin Anderson, Greivis Vasquez, Terrence Ross, and Linas Kleiza.


Coach Prete has over 20 years of summer camp experience, including 12 years as the Director of the Stu Vetter Basketball Camp.  In the summer of 2013 he traveled to Casablanca, Morocco as a representative for Nike to assist with the TIBU Basketball Camp.


As the Head Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach at Saint James, they were the 2013 Sleepy Thompson Champions, 2014 and 2016 IPSL Champions, and the 2014, 2016 and 2018 Mid-Atlantic Conference Champions. Coach Prete was The Herald-Mail's 2015-2016 Washington County Boys Basketball Coach of the Year.


During his time as the Associate Head Coach at Montrose Christian, they were Nationally ranked for all 12 seasons, were the 2010-2011 ESPN National High School Basketball Champions, and were ranked #1 in the Washington Post High School rankings in 2003, 2006, 2009, and 2011.


Coach Prete's coaching history includes:

Bishop Walsh School - Cumberland, MD
Head Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach 2018-Present

Saint James School - Hagerstown, MD

Head Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach 2013-2018

Montrose Christian School - Rockville, MD

Associate Head Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach 2001-2013

Quince Orchard High School - Darnestown, MD
Assistant Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach/JV Boy's Basketball Coach 1997-2001