Hustle & Heart Sports

Our Mission

Hustle & Heart Sports is an elite athletic and fitness company established to encourage athletes of all sports and ages to reach their athletic goals. Whether it be staying in shape with fitness training or learning new skills through specific sport drills and clinics, H&H helps motivate, inspire and drive participants to be the best version of themselves.

 

Shana Steinmetz

Owner and Camp Director

Shana is currently the girls sports pro in Camp Mesorah. She is also the Director of the 5 Towns Girls Soccer League and an instructor at Woodmere Fitness Club, where she runs a Sports & Conditioning Program. Along with running JV Elite Basketball camp, Shana ran the basketball program at Hillel Day Camp and coached the Varsity girls basketball teams at Central and HANC.

Shana has been involved with competitive sports since 5th grade at Manhattan Day School, where her single game scoring record in basketball still stands. During high school, she played Varsity basketball at SKA where she never lost a game. She was a 2 time league MVP and a 2 time tournament MVP at the Boca Weinbaum Yeshiva tournament. Shana attended the Hall of Fame University of Tennessee Coach Pat Summit's elite invitation-only basketball camp where she had the opportunity to compete with some of the top talent in the country as well as learn from one of the greatest NCAA basketball coaches of all time. Shana also played AAU and Maccabiah basketball during her high school years.


Ariela Herman

Head Coach

Hustle & Heart Girls Basketball Camp is excited to welcome Coach Ariela Herman as our Head Coach. Ariela is currently the coach at Yeshivat Noam for the championship 7/8 grade girls team, the 6th grade team, and the Varsity Frisch Basketball team. She is also the sports director at Camp Shoshanim.

Ariela is an Associate Professor of Physical Education and the Coordinator of the Teacher Education Program in Physical Education at Queens College. She is a head coach for the Bergen Broncos, a travel basketball program, and was a basketball player herself, playing for Yeshiva of Flatbush and then at Queens College.

Ariela is excited to bring her basketball knowledge and years of coaching experience, to teach the girls how to play the game the right way based on fundamental and proper skill development. 

Jelléah Sidney

Director of Basketball Development

Hustle & Heart Girls Basketball Camp is excited to welcome Coach Jelléah Sidney as the Director of Basketball Development. 

This past year, Jelléah was the Head Coach for the 6th grade girls basketball championship team at HAFTR, and the Assistant Coach for the girls varsity team at HAFTR High School. 

Jelléah Sidney was rated one of the nation's top 100 high school players and played Division I basketball for the University of Kentucky. Her team reached the Elite 8 in the NCAA tournament. Sidney graduated with a Master's degree in Social Work. 

Coach Jelléah specializes in skill development, player development, and basketball drills. She is excited to bring her basketball knowledge as a division I player and a yeshiva league coach to teach and improve each player's skills and fundamentals.

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Nesta Felix

Guest Coach

Coach Felix is currently the Head Coach of Westchester Community College for the upcoming 2017-18 season. 

Coach Felix was the women’s basketball coach at Yeshiva University from 2012 to 2015 and was named the Hudson Valley Athletic Conference Co-Coach of the Year in 2014. She also has coached at Woodlands High School in Hartsdale, New York with a 15-5 record, currently coaches a Scarsdale, eighth-grade tri-county girls basketball team, and was assistant women’s basketball coach at Monroe College from 2002 to 2008. She received her B.A. from Iona College and her M.A.at Monroe College.


More Announcements Coming Soon

Coaches and Special Guests

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More Announcements Coming Soon

Coaches and Special Guests

Stay Tuned for more exciting announcements. 

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More Announcements Coming Soon

Coaches and Special Guests

Stay Tuned for more exciting announcements. 


Facilities

The Hustle & Heart Girls Basketball Camp takes place at the Camp Mesorah Sports Facility in Guilford, NY.

  • Brand New Bunkhouses
  • Brand New Canteen and Entertainment Center
  • Full Medical Infirmary
  • 100 acre campus
  • 8 Basketball Courts
  • 24 Baskets
  • Brand New Dining Room
  • State of the art fitness, spin, & aerobics room