Allen McGriff (JV Coach)
Coach McGriff is starting second season coaching the Park Forest Middle School Boys Basketball Team. A New York City native, Allen moved to State College in 2007. He began coaching in 2013 for the YMCA and worked his way up to becoming an Assistant Coach for the Park Forest basketball team in January of 2018. Over the years he has coached both boys and girls, anywhere from Kindergarten to the Middle School level. Coach McGriff believes that basketball teaches more than just competition and honing talent, but also to develop numerous life skills such as commitment, understanding, and focus.