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Coach Will Rey

40 Years of Basketball Coaching Excellence


Coach Will Rey has coached basketball for more than 40 years at the high school and DI levels.

During his time as a college coach, he was on the University of Evansville staff and coached teams in both the DI NCAA and NIT Tournaments.

Most recent, while coaching at Northridge High School, the varsity team owns a 321-154 (.676) overall record and a 151-43 (.778) mark in conference games. The Knights have captured 6 IHSA Class AA Regional Championships, advanced to the state’s “Sweet 16” in 2009 and 2015, won 4 conference championships. The Chicago Sun-Times identified the Top 50 winningest high school basketball programs in the greater Chicagoland area during the previous decade; Northridge was ranked the area’s 31st winningest program with a stellar 206-86 (.705) overall record.

Coach Rey was inducted into 3 Halls-of-Fame: Illinois Basketball Coaches’ Association (2015), Chicago Catholic League (2017) and Five-Star Basketball Camp (2005), and presented with Sports Faith International’s Lifetime Achievement Award (2010).

Coach Rey was voted Conference Coach-of-the-Year in 2007, 2008, 2013, 2017 & 2018 and IBCA District Coach-of-the-Year in 2009, 2014, 2015, 2018 & 2020.