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For Immediate Release
August 25, 2014
Contact: Parrish Petry
Parrish Petry to Join Ballyhoo Sports Academy Basketball Coaching Staff
Who: Ballyhoo Sports Academy at Heritage Hills Athletic Club
What: Welcomes Parrish Petry as Head of Boys Basketball Coaching Staff
Where: Heritage Hills Athletic Club, 2810 E. Prospect Road, York PA
When: August 2014
Why: Parrish Petry joins the Ballyhoo Sports Academy family to head up all Boys Basketball efforts. Petry made a career of educating young athletes the values of having a positive attitude, making good choices and building a strong work ethic. He has recruited high caliber student athletes, while motivating them to be successful both on and off the court.
His coaching experience includes Penn State University (York Campus), where he is the Head Men's Basketball Coach. While at PSY, Petry led the team to their first ever PSUAC Conference Championship in school history. He has also coached at Red Lion High School, West York High School and in the Hempfield School District. Petry is a graduate of Shippensburg University, where he was First Team ALL-Conference PSAC in 1985.
"We're excited to have Parrish join our team," said Kevin Bankos, Director of Ballyhoo Sports Academy and Director of Basketball. "Our girls basketball program is making leaps and bounds. It will be great to see our boys program do the same with Petry leading the way."
For additional information, please contact Parrish Petry or Kevin Bankos, Director of Ballyhoo Sports Academy at (717) 757-4833.
Ballyhoo Sports Academy is managed and operated by Heritage Hospitality Management. Heritage Hospitality properties include Heritage Hills Golf Resort, Knicker's Pub, Ironwoods Restaurant, Serenity Spa and Salon, AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing and Ice Skating; Ye Olde Ice Cream Shoppe & Putt Putt; Heritage Hills Athletic Club home to Ballyhoo Sports Academy, Black Rhino Laser Tag, Kidz Camp and UK Soccer; Bogey Macaws American Grille & Springwood Golf Course; Loxley's Restaurant and Heritage Hotel Lancaster. Learn more about all of our properties at HeritageHillsResort.com.