Boys' Basketball Coaching Staff & Contact Information
Glenn Farello is entering his 10th year as head coach at Paul VI High School and 18th overall. He has coached over 65 players that have played college basketball and 13 that have played professional basketball, including 3 NBA players, Erick Green, Delonte West and Eddie Basden. His teams have made it to 12 Final Fours and have won the 2002 MD State Championship, the 2009, 2012 and 2014 VA Independent School State (VISSA) Championships, the 2012 Abe Pollin City Title Game, 2012 and 2014 Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) Championship and 2014 Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament Champion.
Coach Farello has been named Coach of the Year 9 times, most recently the VISSA Coach of the Year in 2014. His teams have been ranked in the Top 20 in the DC Metro Area 11 times, including #1 in 2012 and 2014. His teams have been ranked in the Top 25 in the country 6 seasons and the 2012 and 2014 PVI teams finished ranked in the Top 10 nationally. Coach Farello's overall record is 364-165.
PVI players have continued their basketball journey’s to the collegiate level at top schools that include Syracuse, Virginia Tech, Indiana, Georgetown, Penn State, University of Minnesota, Providence, Pace, VMI, Mount St. Mary’s, George Mason, Fairfield University, US Naval Academy, Catholic University, Lycoming, Hood College, Hofstra, MIT, Concordia, Stamford University and Bridgewater College.
Panthers in the Community - PVI basketball staff, coaches and players are highly visible in the community - participating in Special Olympics, PVI Options Program, Northern Cheyenne Indian basketball clinics, hosting summer camps and fund raising activities for local charities.