Been with SPIRE since September 2020
Hometown: Smithfield, North Carolina
Languages Spoken: English
Title: Head Highschool Basketball Coach
Turner comes to SPIRE from Mansfield University where he was an Assistant Coach for two seasons. At Mansfield, Seth was responsible for many duties including practice planning, player development, scouting, game preparations, equipment director, film breakdown, and social media. Turner worked under Head Coach John Szentesy during his two years at Mansfield. Prior to Mansfield Turner attended NCAA Division I University of North Carolina Wilmington where he played under head coach Kevin Keatts and later served as a student assistant coach with the Seahawks men’s basketball program under head coach C.B. McGrath at UNC Wilmington.
As a student assistant at UNC Wilmington, Turner was responsible for skill development, scouting, game preparation, film breakdown, and social media. He worked very closely with the Director of Basketball Operations and Video Coordinator.
He also served as Assistant Director of Men’s Basketball Camps at UNC Wilmington for two years. Turner has worked numerous camps over his years including Hoop Group Elite Camps, UNC Wilmington (Wilmington, NC) North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC), Philadelphia 76’ers (Philadelphia, PA).
Education and Accreditations:
- Bachelor of Arts in Sociology – University of North Carolina Wilmington
Experience (Coaching and Playing):
- Played for the University of North Carolina Wilmington
- Coached at University of North Carolina Wilmington, Mansfield University