2021 titans staff
General Manager - Gerald Williams
Mr. Williams was a Major League Baseball player for 14 years. He is a two-time World Series champion with the New York Yankees and Florida Marlins. His six hits in a single game in 1996 is a Yankees’ franchise record.
He played for four other franchises during the course of his career including the Tampa Bay Rays. In 2000, he was named Rays’ Player of the Year after a fantastic season where he set career highs in home runs, walks, RBIs, hits, runs, and doubles.
In 1997, he appeared alongside two of his teammates on an episode of Saturday Night Live hosted by actress Helen Hunt.
Head Coach - DeMarcus Berry
DeMarcus had a playing career overseas with experience in Europe and Australia. He was a Player and Coach in Australia from 2011-2019. From playing he transitioned to Coaching and gained experience working as an Advanced Scout for Professional teams in Europe,Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.
Last season he worked in the NBA G League for the College Park Hawks, the affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks. He was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and attended Siena Heights University.
DeMarcus has experience and held roles in Player Development, Program Management, Scouting, and Head Coaching from the grassroots to professional level.
Director of Operations - Sarina Phrathep
Sarina Phrathep has a basketball background that includes playing at the collegiate level for Rainy River Community College in Minnesota. She then received an athletic scholarship to Lindenwood University-Belleville.
Sarina has worked with organizations at all levels. The Orlando Magic’s G-League team, the Lakeland Magic brought her on to work during their 2019-20 season.
She holds a certification as a Fitness Specialist, as well as a certification in Basketball General Management & Scouting through Sports Management Worldwide.
Director of Marketing - Jack Petrides
In addition to working with the Titans, Jack also works for the sports research and consulting company Navigate.
His background in the sports business began during his undergraduate years at Tulane University where he was a head student-manager for the Green Wave Men's Basketball Team, as well as a Strategic Communications Intern in the athletic department.
Jack recently received his master's degree in sport management from the University of Massachusetts.
Assistant Coach of Player Development and Scouting -
My name is Desmond Hazzard, I previously attended Florida International University in Miami, FL and received a Master of science in recreation and sport management.
While at FIU I played an active role as a Graduate Assistant completing 4 full seasons with the Men’s basketball program; assisting the coaching staff with player development, scouting, game-planning, and basketball operations tasks/duties. Also while apart of the Men’s basketball program at FIU, I actively assisted with individual skill workouts, film sessions, as well as game day preparations and overall team/player statistics. I am excited to now be apart of the Tampa Bay Titans organization, specializing in player development and scouting. I am eager to continue advancing my knowledge of the game, scouting, and developing players with the Tampa Bay Titans organization!
Athletic Performance Specialist - Daniel Hills
Daniel Hills attended Auburn University where he received his undergraduate degree in Physical Activity and Health.
He then went on to attain his Masters in Exercise Science with a focus in Biomechanics. Currently Daniel works with collegiate, professional athletes, as well as individuals in pursuit of a more active lifestyle, guiding them to peak potential through proper mechanics injury prevention, fat loss, and sport/life specific training.
2021 TITANS ROSTER
D.O.B: August 20, 1994
H: 6'3 W: 185
Hometown: New York, NY
D.O.B: December 16, 1993
H: 6'4 W: 205 lbs
Hometown: Tampa, FL
Malcolm St. Louis
D.O.B: May 8th, 1994
H: 6'8 W: 201 lbs
Hometown: Anchorage, AK
D.O.B: September 23, 1990
H: 6'5 W: 2015 lbs
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
D.O.B: December 16, 1993
H: 6'4 W:190 lbs
Hometown: Erie, PA
D.O.B: July 7, 1988
H: 6'5 W: 212 lbs
Hometown: Lexington, KY
D.O.B: August 6, 1991
H: 6'9 W: 209 lbs
Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
D.O.B: December 11, 1997
H: 6'7 W: 201 lbs
Hometown: Orlando, FL
D.O.B: January 22, 1995
H: 6'6 W: 236 lbs
Hometown: Monroe, LA
Tray Boyd III
D.O.B: December 8, 1998
H: 6'4 W: 194 lbs
Hometown: Memphis, TN
D.O.B: January 22, 1997
H: 6'0 W: 180 lbs
Hometown: St. Petersburg, FL
D.O.B: October 14, 1992
H: 6'10 W: 250 lbs
Hometown: Buffalo, NY