Paul Yattaw - Varsity
Coach Yattaw is in his 15th season as a coach at Shenendehowa. He has coached at the freshman, junior varsity, and varsity levels. This year marks his second year as the head coach of the varsity team. He teaches 4th-grade at Tesago Elementary School.
At Waterford-Halfmoon High School, he was the first basketball player to score 1,000 points and the only to do so without the 3 point line. He was elected into the school’s athletic hall of fame. Going into his senior season, he was selected to play in a New York State all-star game.
He went on to play basketball at Hudson Valley Community College where he was awarded the Otto Guenther Award for Excellence in Academics and Athletics.
After Hudson Valley, coach Yattaw attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute where he also played basketball. He was elected into the school’s Olympia Society for Athletics.