Coach Biographies

All coaches and administrators for Team MSL are either past players, current coaches, graduates, or certified teachers of one of the 12 Mid Suburban League Schools.

Matt May

2010-Present: Director, Team MSL
1990 – Present: Palatine High School

  • 20 Years coaching experience in the Mid Suburban League. Levels include: 6th grade feeder, Freshman coach (5 years), Junior Varsity coach (3 years), Head Sophomore coach (10 years)
  • Community developmental camps/clinics, grades 1st – 8th. Averaged over 100 players per camp, 400 players per year

Dave Brault

2010-Present: Assistant Director, Team MSL
2005-2006: William Rainey Harper College Assistant (3rd place national finish, most wins (28) in school history)
2002-2005: Assistant Varsity Coach, Palatine High School (MSL West conference champs).
Assistant Varsity Coach at Hoffman Estates High School (IHSA elite 8 appearance, MSL West Champions, most wins (30) in school history).
1998-2002: 8th Grade head coach, Marquardt Middle School
1996-1998: Assistant Varsity Coach at Schaumburg High School

Steve Herbst

2010-Present: Assistant Director, Team MSL
1994-2002: Director of Basketball, Palatine Boys Feeder Basketball
1992-2002: Coach, Palatine Boys Feeder Basketball
1982-1984, 1994-1996: Coach, St. Theresa Boys Basketball Camp Counselor, Kevin McKenna Basketball Camp

Palatine High School – Distinguished Graduate
Daily Herald – Sportsman of the Year

Marc Boone

2010-Present: Head Coach, Team MSL Black
2006-Present: Palatine/Fremd Feeder Coach
1995-2000: Head Coach, Michal Jordan Basketball Camps
1998-1999: Assistant Coach, Palatine High School

Player Profile
1993: First team All Conference/All Area from Palatine High School. All state, Top 100 player in country. McDonalds all American nominee.
1994: All freshman team, Lewis University
1997-1998: All Great Lakes conference team

Jesse Farder

2010-Present: Head Coach, Team MSL 6th Grade
2010-2011: Freshman Boys Basketball Coach, Jacobs High School
2008-2010: Freshman Coach, Maycomb High School

Player Information

High School (2004 Hoffman Estates High School Graduate)

  • 3 Year Varsity Player
  • All Conference
  • All Area Mention
  • Defensive Player in the Area
  • Made it to Elite Eight State Tournament (2003-2004 Season)


  • Played at Elgin Community College
  • Third Place in Nation, Harper Community College (2005-2006 Season)


Jim Messineo

  • Buffalo Grove High School Class 1983
  • Two year starter. Regional and sectional champs
  • Played basketball at Elmhurst College
  • Coached 3 years in the AHYBA
  • Head feeder coach at Palatine and Wheeling High School

Coach George Keehn

  • Former Head Coach Wright College
  • Director Barrington High School Feeder Program
  • NBA Scout