Staff and Board


Tony Hargraves

Program Director– Coach Hargraves graduated from Our Savior Lutheran High School in the Bronx, where he was named to the All-city and All-state high school basketball teams. He later played four years of Division 1 basketball at Iona College, where he served as captain his senior year while also being named Associated Press All American in 1985. Hargraves also has played professionally and is a Riverside Hawks alumni, having played and coached with Riverside for over ten years.

Daniel Colon

Athletic Director– Daniel Colon has been part of the Riverside Hawks organization for over 15 years. Daniel is involved in many facets of the Hawks organization, mainly focusing on program administration, coaching and student-athlete education support.

Daniel is an experienced basketball coach. His coaching resume includes four years as a lead assistant and scout for his alma mater, The City College of New York. He is currently the freshman head coach at La Salle Academy. Daniel has also led multiple Riverside Hawks teams to district championships, and two division 1 AAU National Championships.

Zach Kuba

Athletics Coordinator– Coach Kuba coaches Boys teams at both the high school and middle school levels. Zach is responsible for assisting all of our coaches with scheduling, travel and other logistics along with organizing coaching orientation/forums. Coach Kuba also coordinates group and private training sessions.

Zach comes to the Riverside Hawks programs with a diverse basketball background. Coach Kuba has spent time in player development and video coordinator roles on the coaching staffs of IMG Basketball Academy, UCLA University of the Pacific and The Hoop Group. He is currently the boys varsity coach at the Hackley in Tarrytown, NY. Coach Kuba has spent the 4 prior seasons as the head boys JV coach at Poly Prep.

John Hawthorne

Athletic Trainer

Kevin Steward

Associate Program Director-Kevin began work with the Hawks last summer as an intern for the program. He provided assistance in data collection, coordinating our NYC Academic Elite Showcase, and creating various reports to improve future operations. Upon graduation from the University of Michigan, he now has joined the Hawks as the Associate Program Director.

Michella McCreesh

Program & Development Coordinator

Dermon Player

High School Coordinator

Ming Augustine

Program Operations Coordinator


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