Bishop McDevitt High School is pleased to announce the hiring of William Chavis as the Varsity Boys Basketball coach. Coach Chavis, a Philadelphia native, played Division 1 basketball under Bobby Knight at Texas Tech University before playing overseas for 10 years. “With a high basketball pedigree, Coach Chavis will usher in a new era in McDevitt basketball,” explains Pat Manzi, McDevitt Athletic Director.
Coach Chavis plans to implement a foundation of hard work, pride, and respect. “I am excited to start working with the team, build relationships within the community, and compete in one of the most historically strong leagues in the country,” says Coach Chavis.
President Steve Finley, ’69 adds, “Chavis is a great young man with high caliber basketball knowledge. Not only is he an excellent basketball coach, but a great role model for our student athletes.”
The Bishop McDevitt Community is pleased to welcome Coach William Chavis!