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Coach 

Derek Dewey

Coach Dewey, a Narragansett native, joined the RI Warriors in 2018 and has been coaching youth sports since 2010. He has been playing competitive basketball for over 20 years and has been coaching youth basketball since 2013.

Playing basketball during all four years of high school, he showed his leadership and became team captain his senior year. He was a versatile sportsman by enjoying other sports as well by playing soccer and ran for the track team.

Coaching basketball for a number of years from recreational leagues, travel teams and then began coaching AAU basketball, Coach Dewey knows how to observe, study and then pass along the knowledge of the sport.

Not only has Coach Dewey played several sports, as a father of three younger children, he has coached several of the sports that the children are involved in, baseball, soccer, flag football, lacrosse and of course, basketball. 

Coach Dewey knows how to show leadership and professionalism by owning and operating his own successful barbershop business during the day for the last fourteen years.  With all the knowledge of basketball, along with his passion for the sport, Coach Dewey is taking his love for the sport to the next level, opening a year-round training facility, Rhode Island Basketball Academy.