2018 David Riley Players & Coaches Conference

The 2018 David Riley Players and Coaches Conference will be held at 2018 National Scholastic Championship on Friday, June 1 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m at Hyatt Regency Reston, Regency Ballroom A.


  • Sarah Angelo, former player, VCU, University of Virginia, and Maggie Walker; former HSNCT champion, former NSC tournament director
  • Alex Damisch, current player, DePaul University; former player, Lawrence University; Director of Communications, PACE; Misconduct Reporting Advocate
  • Michael Harvey, current coach, Community School at Naples, which entered the HSQBRank rankings this year in just their second year; former coach, Singapore American (16th at the 2016 PACE NSC)
  • David Jones, current coach, Northmont High School, two-time Ohio NAQT state champion and former coach of the very talented Sam Blizzard
  • Chloe Levine, current player, Hunter College High School, former HSNCT champion, current HSNCT runner-up
  • Eric Mukherjee, former player, Brown University and University of Penn, 2015 ACF champion, four-time Chicago Open champion, former PACE NSC head editor
  • Jakob Myers, current player, Michigan State University; former player, Naperville North High School; two-time NASAT champion; former HSQBRank Player of the Year
  • Josh Rutsky, coach, Hoover High School, eight-time NAQT/ASCA state champion

All coaches and players are welcome.

Fill out the coaches conference registration form to register. Registration is not mandatory, but it will help us ensure we have enough seating. Enter a registration for all people in your group attending, including coaches and players.

If you want to try to make sure your topic is covered or if you cannot make the conference, you can submit ideas using the topic submission form.

If you have any questions, contact coaches conference organizer Fred Morlan at fredmorlan AT gmail DOT com. We hope to see you all Friday night!

The players and coaches conference will be edited and archived on the PACE YouTube channel.