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Northwestern High School Names Head Boys Basketball Coach

On May 24, 2022 Northwestern High School announced Michael McCray as head coach of the Trojans mens basketball team.

McCray has been a head boys basketball coach since 2014 at Lewisville High School. Where he drastically improved the team’s record within a single season. He also coached the team to the State Championship during the 2016-17 season and the Upper State Championship during the 2017-2018.

“We are excited to welcome Coach McCray to the Trojan family,” said NHS Athletic Director Jimmy Duncan. “His emphasis on academic success paired with his impressive coaching achievements will create a bright future for this program.”

He’s earned a bachelor’s degree from Ashworth College in Business Administration and holds certifications in Crisis Intervention from the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office and Coaching Techniques from the American Coaching Academy.