Daniel Decker is a PGC Grad and attended a a session directed by Chad Songy going into his junior year of college. Daniel joined PGC’s staff in 2015 as a PGC Basket Instructor and Coach Trainer and is currently serving PGC as a Director.
Daniel is a 1,000-point scorer at the high school and collegiate level. During his high school career, he was named All-Conference to the 3rd team of the Greater Middlesex Conference alongside current NBA players such as Karl Anthony-Towns. As a college athlete he was a two-sport athlete in basketball and tennis. For basketball he was a two-time All-Region player for the NCCAA. He finished top five in 3-pt FG% in his conference during his freshman year finishing with a 48.6% percentage. For tennis he was a two-time All-Conference player as a junior and senior, finishing undefeated during his senior season.
Daniel graduated with a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education from Clarks Summit University and continues his passion to work with young kids.
Currently Daniel is the Athletic Director at Mekeel Christian Academy in Scotia, NY. He also has served as an Assistant Athletic Director and has coached multiple sports at the middle school, junior varsity, and varsity levels.
Daniel’s favorite quote is 1 Corinthians 10:13 “No trial has overtaken me that is not common to man.”