Tom Drakeley enters his fifth season as an assistant coach for the Washington & Jefferson College men’s basketball team in 2012-13.
Drakeley, a 1977 W&J graduate, returns to his alma mater with nearly 25 years of coaching experience in the high school ranks. He served as the head coach at Trinity High School from 1989-1997, guiding the Hillers to three postseason appearances.
While at W&J, he was a four-year letterwinner on the men’s basketball team from 1973-1977.
Drakeley resides in Washigton, Pa., with his wife, Susan. The couple has three sons Scott, Tim and Matt. Matt is a 2010 W&J graduate and earned four letters as the Presidents' point guard. Tim led the PAC in scoring as a talented shooting guard for Waynesburg University.