Head CoachJohn Carroll is a 1989 graduate of Northfield Mount Hermon.
Carroll was inducted into the New England Basketball Hall of Fame in August 2015.
Carroll is in his 17th year at NMH and has been coaching basketball at NMH since 2001. At NMH, John has coached over 70 Division I basketball players and many more college basketball players. He has led the NMH basketball program to the distinction of being the best combination of academics and basketball in the country. Carroll has led NMH to 9 straight 21+ win seasons. NMH has been ranked among the top five teams in the United States for the past 10 years including #1 rankings in 2013 and 2014. In 2016-2017, NMH had almost 2 dozen basketball alums playing NCAA basketball including 10 in the Ivy League. NMH has made the National Championship tournament for 8 consecutive years making it to the 2010 & 2017 National Championship game, a semifinalist in 2015 & 2016, quarterfinals in 2011, 2012, and 2014 and won the National Championship in 2013. In 2012 & 2016, NMH won the New England (NEPSAC AAA) Championship. Carroll’s 2012 and 2013 teams set and tied the mark for most wins in NMH history with 29 and in 2017 broke the wins record with 30 victories. In 2012, Carroll earned NEPSAC AAA Coach of the Year. In 2008-2009, John served as the Parents' Council Faculty Chair for excellence in the NMH athletic program.
As a college athlete, Carroll was a four year letterwinner at Assumption College where he finished his career as one of the most prolific three-point scorers in NCAA history. He ended his career as Assumption's No. 6 all-time scorer with 1551 points and still holds most of their three-point records. He finished his college career with 342 three-pointers. Assumption won the NE-10 Championship from 1990-1992. Carroll was an All-Conference player in 1992.
As an athlete at NMH, Carroll averaged 27 points per game and was named MVP of NMH's 1988-1989 squad which finished 17-6. He also pitched and played first base for the NMH baseball team. Prior to NMH, he attended Poly Prep in Brooklyn, NY and played AAU ball with the Bronx Gauchos.
Carroll lives on campus with his wife, Tara, and their daughter.
At NMH, after a 13 year career in the NMH admission office, John is now in the Athletics Department.
Assistant CoachCamryn joined NMH in 2016 as a history teacher as well as a coach. During his first year at NMH, the boys’ varsity basketball team celebrated its most successful season in school history, with 30 wins. It was also the first time in school history that an NMH team went to the New England AAA and National Prep championship games in the same year. Part of Camryn’s duties included coaching six All-NEPSAC players. Since he came to NMH, 12 players committed to Division 1 universities.
Camryn played basketball at the University of Pennsylvania, and during his senior year he served as a captain and was selected for the Academic All-Ivy League. He’s currently also coaching and serving as recruiting coordinator for Paul Pierce’s AAU basketball team, known as The Truth. He holds a USA Basketball Gold Coach license.