Mcconnell Basketball Academy


Better Practice Better Results



Tim McConnell is well known as the winningest basketball coach in Southwestern Pennsylvania.  He was the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Chartiers Valley for 25 years and is now entering his second year as the Head Girls Basketball Coach at Chartiers Valley.  In his initial year with the Lady Colts he coached the girls to a 30-0 season ending with winning the PIAA State Title.  Coach McConnell also has 7 WPIAL Championships and is a member of the Western Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame with over 550 victories.  Tim has developed, mentored and coached over 150 NCAA atheletes incuding some that continued on to the NBA and WNBA.  Coach is a graduate of Waynesburg College and reside in Collier Township.  Tim and his wife Shelly have three children, T.J., Matthew and Megan.

Kathy McConnell-Miller is currently the Head Girls Basketball Coach at Trinity.  Coach McConnell-Miller was previously the Associate Head Coach for Women's Basketball at the University of Pittsburgh.  Prior to her 5 years at Pitt she was the the Assistant Women's Basketball coach for the Tulsa Shock WNBA team.  McConnell-Miller has also worked at the collegiate level with Head Coaching positions at University of Tulsa and University of Colorado, as well as Assistant Coach positions at University of Illinois, Rutgers and University of Pittsburgh.  Kathy is a graduate of the University of Virginia.  She currently resides in Mt. Lebanon with her husband Brad and her three children Brice, Mackenzie and Macie.

McConnell Basketball Academy

Academy Sessions




Girls Grades 4th - 9th 9:00am - 10:30am

Boys Grades 4th - 9th 10:30am - 12:00pm


$30 Walk-In 

$100 - 4 Session Package

$200 - 9 Session Package 

 All sessions are held at

Carnegie Boys and Girls Club 630 Washington Ave, Carnegie, PA 15106



Given the current information available regarding the COVID-19 virus after careful consideration, the McConnell Basketball Academy will be closed through the end of March.  We will re-evaluate on a regular basis based off of the rapidly changing information available to us.  We look forward to working with you in the future.


Coach Tim McConnell

McConnell Basketball Academy


Better Practice Better Results

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Tim McConnell 
Phone: 412-608-2629

Kathy McConnell-Miller

Phone:  303-229-5566


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