Basketball Society Elite Training Coaches Information
Martin Soaries played high school basketball at South Brunswick High School (NJ) where he graduated in 2007. Martin was a 3-year varsity starter. He is a 1,000-point scorer at SBHS and an All-Middlesex County performer. He helped lead SBHS to their first ever Central Jersey Group 4 sectional state championship in 2007. He played college basketball at Eastern University, where he graduated (BA) in 2012. Martin was a four-year starter and a 1,000-point scorer at EU, a 1st-Team All-MAC Conference performer, 3rd all-time in steals and 8th all-time in assists at EU. Martin has competed overseas with USA Athletes International. He has volunteered as a coach at the college and youth recreation levels since 2013. Martin’s coaching specialties are scoring, quickness, footwork, awareness, and defense.
Cyril Mpacko was the Varsity Point Guard at West Windsor-Plainsboro HS North in New Jersey (C/0 2008) and Varsity Point Guard at Interlake High School in Bellevue, Washington. He played at Ocean County College and was MVP of the Mayor’s Cup in 2007. Cyril has been a personal basketball Trainer for the past 8 years. He’s a former AAU Coach for Pure Basketball Program. He currently coaches at the United States Basketball Academy in Kunming, China. Cyril’s coaching specialties are ball handling, conditioning, quickness, repetition, and attentiveness.
Darren Allen, Jr. played high school basketball at West Windsor-Plainsboro North High School (NJ). Darren partially played varsity during his freshman and sophomore year and he started varsity during both his junior and senior year. He led the team in scoring in both seasons where he was awarded Team MVP. Darren made the All-Colonial Valley Conference Honorable Mention Team during his junior year and the 3rd team during his senior year. Darren went on to get his bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering at Clarkson University. There he spent time as a student assistant coach for the women’s basketball team for three consecutive seasons. Darren’s coaching specialties are shooting, defense, conditioning, and competing at a high level.
Tymiak Hawkins played high school basketball at The Friends’ Central School (PA) where he graduated in 2007. Tymiak was a 2-year varsity starter and was named Co-Captain and made the Friends’ School League Honorable Mention team senior year. He went on to start his collegiate career at Eastern University (PA) where he played alongside Martin Soaries. After his second season, he transferred to Fairleigh Dickinson University (NJ), where he graduated (BA) in 2015. At FDU he started at the guard position and was Co-Captain in his final year of eligibility. Hawkins also competed in the MAC Senior All-Star game. Tymiak has coaching experience at both the youth and collegiate levels, and he has worked numerous camps and clinics. Tymiak’s coaching specialties are ball handling, defense, conditioning, left-hand focus and shooting.