General Background.Leah Feola is a PittsburghPennsylvania native and has been playing basketball for over 14 years.Sports have been a large influence in her life while growing up in the City of Champions.
At BishopCanevinHigh School, Leah played on both the basketball and volleyball teams. She traveled and competed with numerous AAU teams including the PA Lady Hoops Stars, the Bruins, and SteelCity.
Leah continued her basketball career at CarnegieMellonUniversity and served as a Team Captain during her junior and senior years.
Coaching experience.Although this will be Leah’s first official AAU coaching position, she served both as a camp counselor and coach at the University of Tennessee Women’s basketball camp under Pat Head Summit and CarnegieMellonUniversity’s Men’s basketball camp under Tony Wingen.
Coach Leah will be working with Matrix Select head coach Nora Darcher, her teammate at Carnegie Mellon.Click here to see Coach Nora’s coaching bio.
Coaching Philosophy.Leah’s coaching philosophy focuses on the development of the athletes and wants to help them grow into the best players they can be.With hard work, determination, and a love for the game they’ll be able to achieve anything on and off the court.