Shaquala Williams

Event & Basketball Operations

Shaquala Williams joined High Major Sports in 2014 after six years of coaching in the WNBA and Division I level.  A 2003 graduate of the University of Oregon, graduating with a B.S. in Sociology in 2003 and M.S. in Sports Management in 2011. Williams was a four-year starter for the women’s basketball team, leading the … Continued

Adam DeMong

Basketball Operations

Adam DeMong brings a wealth of college coaching experience to the High Major Sports team.  For HMS, he works with the Under Armour Association and serves as point-of-contact for the UA Finals during the July NCAA Evaluation Period.  During events such as SC30, UA All-American Camp and Elite 24, Adam helps run basketball activities on the floor. During … Continued

Patrick Coombs


After nearly 10 years of experience in the Grassroots Basketball Department at Reebok, Coombs departed his role in 2012 to pursue his entrepreneurial aspirations to operate High Major Sports, the sports marketing consulting firm he founded in 2007.  Coombs is a 2003 graduate of Boston College with a B.S. in Business Management with a concentration … Continued

Matt Pennie

Basketball Operations

His responsibilities include the management and execution of all event aspects that directly impact on-court or game operations. Additionally, Pennie is our lead scout and recruiter for all event participants including players, teams and coaches. He has a wealth of basketball knowledge to draw from that was forged from his days as a Division One … Continued

David Gardiner

Event Production Consultant

President – Blue Ridge Sports In 2002, after a 10-year career at Van Wagner Sports, Dave formed Blue Ridge Sports & Entertainment, Inc. Blue Ridge Sports specializes event management, contract negotiation, sponsorship acquisition, promotion, marketing, advertising and relationship development on varying sporting events. Blue Ridge Sports has managed and promoted over 150 Amateur, Collegiate, and … Continued

Dave Krupinski

Digital Marketing Consultant

President – DEK Marketing Group

Edgar Walker

Digital / New Ventures Consultant

CEO and Co-Founder, Surge4 LLC