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As a leading club basketball program in the Mid-Atlantic, powered by Under Armour, Virginia Swarm hosts programs for boys and girls in grades 3rd – 12th. Virginia Swarm is directed by Brittany Magee. We offer teams, training, camps, and clinics year-round.

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Brittany Magee

Program Director

Brittany Magee

Program Director
Brittany is a NOVA native and has been involved in sports and fitness practically her whole life thus far. She attended Bishop O’Connell High School, competing in the WCAC and earning Varsity letters in track and basketball. She received her BSBA in Marketing from The Catholic University of America and her MBA from American University.

In addition to running her own Digital Marketing company, Brittany is a Certified Personal Trainer and USA Basketball Gold Licensed Coach. She has experience in training and coaching all age groups, from elementary to the college level. Brittany was the Varsity Girls Basketball Assistant Coach at Colgan High School in 2021-2024. Prior to Colgan, she was the JV Head Coach for the Girls Basketball Program at Battlefield High School, as well as a Varsity Assistant in 2019-2021. Brittany has been coaching both school and AAU basketball since 2017. Currently, Brittany is the Virginia Program Director and a coach for Swarm Basketball, representing the state in the organization’s Mid Atlantic division. She also provides basketball skills and development training, as well as performance training, to athletes of all ages and levels throughout the year.

Brittany enjoys teaching through her personal experience and giving back to the community with her passion for basketball and physical fitness. When she’s not coaching or training, Brittany offers workshops and seminars to student-athletes and coaches to share her insights on a variety of topics, such as college recruitment and mental performance. Brittany believes in working the mind and the body simultaneously. “It’s all a mind game. Believe you can, work hard, and you will achieve greatness. It all starts with YOU!”

Cam Anderson

Coach

Cam Anderson

Coach
  • Swarm Coach since Spring 2023
  • Former Evolution Basketball Trainer
  • Former George Mason University Men’s Basketball Manager
  • Former High School Athlete, competed in Florida for the 2019 AAU Nationals
  • Former College Mentor for Black Male Success Initiative at George Mason University
  • Member of Collegiate Black Men Organization at George Mason University

Aayana "Yaya" Nedd

Coach

Aayana "Yaya" Nedd

Coach
  • Graduate from the Florida Institute of Technology, where she played 2 years of Division II basketball and received her Masters in Computer Engineering
  • Studied undergrad at Mary Baldwin University, when she served as captain of the Women’s Basketball team for 3 years and received her Bachelors of Science in Applied Mathematics with a Minor in Physics
  • Played in the United Kingdom for the WNBL Division 1 Bristol Flyers
  • Basketball trainer for elementary to professional level athletes
  • Basketball coach for ages 12-17

John Sickels

Coach

John Sickels

Coach

With a decade of coaching expertise under his belt, Coach John brings a wealth of experience to the table. Coach John’s journey began at Concordia University Nebraska, where he contributed to leading the team to the National Finals Semi Finals during his tenure from 1988 to 1991. In 1991, the team’s remarkable achievements led to its induction into the school’s Hall of Fame.

Transitioning to the high school level, Coach John spent seven impactful years at Montverde Academy in Florida, where he spearheaded seven consecutive nationally ranked teams. In 2007, Coach John had the privilege of coaching the team to a flawless 30-0 record, securing the National Championship title. Additionally, during his four seasons as the Head JV Coach, Coach John maintained an impressive 54-11 record.

Throughout his coaching career, Coach John has had the honor of mentoring 50 Division 1 players, with five of them successfully transitioning to the NBA or Europe, a testament to the caliber of talent he’s had the privilege to work with.

Bridget Key

Coach

Bridget Key

Coach

Coach Key’s basketball journey began with the Fairfax Stars in AAU, where she competed in the National tournament. Unfortunately, her playing career was cut short after undergoing a second ACL reconstruction, but her passion for the game endured.

As a NASM Certified personal trainer, Coach Key specializes in powerlifting-style strength training and has successfully trained Varsity athletes in various sports. She currently boasts a 3rd consecutive winning season as the Middle School Head Coach at Oakcrest School and is in her 2nd season as the Varsity Assistant Coach.

Dedicated to helping players achieve their personal goals both on and off the court, Coach Key is particularly focused on injury prevention and assisting those returning to basketball after injury. Her commitment extends beyond the school setting, as she volunteers as a basketball coach for children and adolescents with mental, cognitive, and physical disabilities.

DK Andrews Graham

Coach

DK Andrews Graham

Coach

– Evolution Basketball Trainer
– 4 Year Starter High School Varsity ( 1st Team All – Conference, Holds 3point Record, Conference Champion, etc)
– AAU player of 8+ years, competing in Nationals 3 times, State Champion, traveling all over the East Coast Competing over 150+ tournaments.
– 2 Year AAU Assistant Coach
– Basketball Mentor of ages 1st – 12th grade.
– Graduate of Norfolk State University with a Bachelors in Computer Science.
– Member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

Bradley Magee

Coach

Bradley Magee

Coach

Faith Allen

Coach

Faith Allen

Coach

Faith is a former Potomac Senior High point/shooting guard. She graduated in 2017 and attended Marymount University from 2017-2023.

While she attending Marymount, Faith joined the Track and Field team in 2019 and became a thrower. She competed in three different events. Shot put, Discus and Hammer. During her last season, her team went on to win the Atlantic East Conference.

Within those years she completed her Bachelor’s degree in Special Education and her Master’s degree in Information Technology. Her main goal is to become an Officer in the Air Force.

“As a former basketball player, I have a different perspective now when it comes to helping the younger generation. I want to be able to provide the kids with the knowledge my coaches passed on to me. I look forward to meeting everyone and having a fun season!”

Nate Brown

Coach

Nate Brown

Coach

With over two decades of basketball experience, including three varsity seasons at North Stafford High School and playing for the Air Force across Kuwait, Jordan, and Qatar, Nate brings a deep understanding of the game to his coaching.

During his playing days, he faced off against elite talents like Mike Bibby Jr. and Jaelan House, providing him with valuable insights in high-level competition. This experience, coupled with interest from collegiate programs, such as Coppin State, Knox College, and St. Joseph College of Maine, solidified his understanding of the game’s nuances and the dedication required to excel at the collegiate level.

His coaching journey began in 2015 with skill development sessions for ages 10-14 at North Stafford Basketball Camps, where he focused on honing fundamental skills and fostering a love for the game. Transitioning to coaching in 2017, he led teams in various age groups, culminating in his role as head coach for the 13U team under EPWBA in 2020.