Women's Basketball Coaching Staff

Kathryn Lamastra

Kathryn Lamastra

Head Women's Basketball Coach, Athletics

Phone: 732.255.0400 x7184

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Coach Kathryn Lamastra joins the Ocean County College coaching staff for the 2014 season. Coach Lamastra was a high school basketball standout at Brick Memorial High School, a four year varsity player and then recruited by Montclair State University to play for the Red Hawks.

After graduating from Montclair and receiving a Bachelors of Science degree in Health and Physical Education, Coach Lamastra took on the role as the girl’s assistant varsity coach as well as head JV coach at Brick Memorial High School.  Coach Lamastra also spent many seasons coaching girls AAU basketball with the New Jersey ShoreShots and the Jersey Shore Thunder. 

"I'm excited about the opportunity to bring my passion and knowledge of the game to the OCC Vikings program. I believe in the elements of team "Together Everyone Achieves More" and that hard work and dedication provide the foundation for success."

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Jessica DeBerry

Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, Athletics

Phone: 732.255.0400 x7184

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Coach Jessica DeBerry played varsity basketball for both Jackson Memorial High School and St. Rose High School. She went on to College earning a Bachelor of Applied science and technology degree in Nuclear Medicine at Thomas Edison State College. Although she didn’t play college basketball, she had her heart set on coaching and mentoring the youth through basketball.

She started her coaching career in AAU basketball in which she coached girls and boys of all ages for the BRock AAU basketball club. There she had success coaching, winning numerous tournaments around the state of NJ, including 2 bids to the AAU nationals two years in a row. She is happy about the new journey that awaits, bringing the style of basketball that has been embedded to the Vikings program.  

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