Herman Harried, a successful boys basketball coach and athletic director at Lake Clifton High School in Baltimore, will undertake his sixth USA Basketball coaching assignment as a court coach at the 2018 USA Basketball Men's Junior National Team October Minicamp.
Previously, he was an assistant coach for the 2018 USA Junior National Select Team that played in the 21st annual Nike Hoop Summit, and he led the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team to a win in 2006 and the East Team to a bronze medal in the 2004 USA Basketball Youth Development Festival. As a USA Basketball assistant coach, he was part of USA gold medal winning teams at the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship and the 2010 FIBA U17 World Cup.
Additionally, he served on the USA Basketball Men’s Developmental National Team Committee from 2013-16, and he played basketball at Syracuse University from 1984 to 1989.
He is entering his 22nd season (1997-98 to present) at Lake Clifton.
Harried’s Lake Clifton teams have captured four Baltimore city titles, made eight appearances in the Maryland state tournament final four and have won four state titles.
In 2017-18, Harried led Lake Clifton to a 22-5 record and a 2A state championship. In April of 2017, the basketball court at Lake Clifton was named in his honor.