Meet the skills coaches ready to help you achieve your training goals at our gym.

Mission Statement

Hardwood Hustle is an independent, year-round basketball skill training organization for all genders, ages, and abilities. We offer more than just a traditional, hour-long, basketball training session. At Hardwood Hustle, we offer high-energy sessions designed to help our “Hustlers” improve with cutting edge programs in an inclusive, team oriented environment.



Jackie Lyons

Jackie Lyons is a former division 1 college basketball player, having competed for UNH before transferring to Merrimack College, where she earned her degree in Marketing and Media. With a fervent enthusiasm for coaching, teaching, and entrepreneurship.

Jackie’s diverse interests shape her approach to sports and skill development. ​ For five consecutive years, Jackie served as a coach at Milton Academy, a prestigious prep school in the greater Boston area. Her experiences at the academy provided her with valuable insights into mentoring young athletes, instilling a passion for the game, and nurturing their talents. ​ Basketball, art, and design are among Jackie’s greatest passions. However, her truest devotion lies in empowering young athletes to reach their fullest potential while fostering genuine love and joy for the game through her skill training sessions. Jackie’s coaching experience spans a wide spectrum, as she has worked with athletes at every level, from professional players to elementary school students. ​ With an unwavering dedication to elevating athletes’ skills and a keen eye for creativity, Jackie approaches coaching with a unique perspective that inspires and motivates those under her guidance. Her goal is to make a positive impact on aspiring athletes and help them succeed both on and off the court. Professional Highlights: Owner of Hardwood Hustle, 2021 – Present Head coach at Milton Academy, 2016-2021 Head Coach of Regional Gatorade Performance Academy, 2019 USA Basketball Girls Regional Camp 2017 Private Coaching, 2010 – Present Co-Director of One-On-One basketball Camps, 2009 – Present.


Elemy Colome

Elemy is a dedicated skills coach at Hardwood Hustle. Having embarked on a journey that ended at Syracuse University, Elemy pursued her education while honing their expertise in sports and coaching, culminating in graduation in 2020.

A remarkable milestone in Elemy’s career was representing the Dominican Republic as a member of the National Team in 2021. This invaluable experience provided opportunities to compete at the international level and facilitated personal growth both as an athlete and a coach. At the core of Elemy’s coaching philosophy lies a strong emphasis on hard work, improvement and community. Elemy is dedicated to guiding and supporting athletes at all stages of their journey, whether they are beginners eager to learn the fundamentals or seasoned athletes striving for greatness.

Hardwood Hustle Coach Katie


Katie Zenevitch-Reyes

Katie Zenevitch-Reyes started her basketball career at Central Catholic High School where she holds the schools all time rebounding and scoring records. Katie continued her career at Boston College and was a two year captain.

She finished her career with 1,164 points. Katie received her bachelor’s degree in elementary education with a minor in psychology.

After graduating, Katie taught English for one year at an International School in Budapest, Hungary. She then received her masters degree at Merrimack College and has held numerous teaching and school administration positions. Katie also went back to her alma mater and was the varsity assistant coach for the women’s basketball team at, Central Catholic. Katie has much experience with leading individual and group basketball lessons. She is also in the process of publishing her first children’s book.


Ceci Reyes

Having played at Merrimack College and serving as Team Captain during her senior year, she understands the game from both a player's and a leader's perspective. Her academic achievements are just as impressive, as she triple majored in Business, Spanish, and Psychology, showcasing her versatility and academic prowess.

With experience playing overseas in the Dominican Republic, she has a global perspective on the game. Currently, she serves as the Girls Program Director for Arsenal AAU Basketball and as the Nobles Girls Varsity Basketball Assistant Coach, demonstrating her commitment to developing young talent. Additionally, she serves as a WSD Skills Coach.
Hardwood Hustle Coach Paris Wilkey


Paris Wilkey

As a former division 2 & 3 college basketball player, Paris brings firsthand experience of the game's demands. She competed for Franklin Pierce University before transferring to Westfield State University, where she earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Social Work.

Her coaching journey includes a season as an assistant coach at Salem State University, where she undoubtedly gained valuable insights. Currently coaching for MCW Starz AAU program.


Jenna Olson

Coach Jenna is entering her 6th year coaching at LCA and her 3rd year as the Head Varsity Coach. She also coaches cross country and lacrosse at LCA. Coach Jenna has experience coaching youth sports at camps and clinics across the country. She has done some private basketball training.

Coach Jenna grew up playing basketball in Vermont from day one. Her mom was a basketball coach so she was in the gym at an early age and has loved the sport ever since. Coach Jenna was a three sport athlete all four years of high school (soccer, basketball, and lacrosse) and always loved the sport she was currently playing the most. After an exciting playoff run her senior year, with an amazing coach and basketball team, she decided to look for an opportunity to play basketball in college. Gordon College, her parents’ alma mater, was a great fit. She played there for 4 years and was a captain for 3 years. That experience shaped her college years and made her eager to help athletes have the opportunity to play college sports.


Coach Jenna’s Commitment Statement: “You can count on me to know my players, see the best in them, and call them up to their highest potential. I will highlight the joy and love of basketball while training my players to compete with grit and determination. I will be consistently growing and learning as a coach to be the best I can be.”


Tevin Falzon

Tevin Falzon is not just your average basketball player; he's a professional hooper and a skilled basketball trainer. A graduate of Newton North High School in 2011, he furthered his education with a postgraduate year at The Winchendon School in Massachusetts in 2012.

With a scholarship in hand, he proudly graduated from Sacred Heart University in 2016. Tevin’s basketball journey has taken him across the globe, as he played professionally in Spain, the U.K., Iceland, and Italy, proudly representing the Men’s National Team of Malta along the way. Since 2012, Tevin has been dedicated to honing talents at basketball camps throughout the United States, transitioning to private training in 2019.


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