Coach Kennedy comes to JPII from Culver Academy in Culver, Indiana, where he served as an assistant coach to one of the top-ranked teams in the nation. Before joining the team in Culver, Coach Kennedy served as the head coach and program director at Episcopal School of Dallas, compiling an impressive 117-25 record, six final four appearances, five conference championships and a state title in his seven-year tenure. From 2007 to 2011, he coached in the college ranks at the College of Mount Saint Joseph, leading the Lions to the first winning season in the school’s history. He began his coaching career at Archbishop Moeller High School in Cincinnati, his alma mater, where he earned a city championship and a final four appearance as an assistant coach. His playing career took him from Archbishop Moeller to Syracuse University, where he was a member of the NCAA Division I National Championship team in 2000.