Has averaged 23 wins per year in his 21 years as head coach. His teams have won over 450 plus times in his career at O’Connell.
Has led O’Connell to 5 Virginia State Independent Titles, 3 WCAC Regular Season Titles, 4 Alhambra Catholic Invitational Titles, and 2 WCAC Tournament Title.
Selected as the Arlington County Coach of the Year three times, WCAC Coach of the Year once and Virginia State Independent Coach of the Year four times
60 of his former players and managers are currently playing or have played college athletics.
11 of his former players have gone on to play professionally, two in the NBA
Former Assistant at Division I Furman University, where he was the youngest assistant coach in the NCAA.
Known for developing coaches, 15 of his former coaches are now working as college assistants, High School Head Coaches or administrators.
Named by the Washingtonian Magazine as one of the “100 people to watch” in Washington in the 21st century.
Has spoken at clinics throughout the country and abroad including: South Carolina, Colorado, Minnesota, Delaware, Missouri, Michigan, and Pennsylvania in the US. He has spoken abroad in both China and Canada
A former assistant under his father, Morgan Wootten, where he was the top assistant before taking the job at O’Connell.
Played and started for his father in high school on a team that posted a record of 30-0 and finished the season ranked #5 in the country.
Chairman of the McDonald’s All-America Basketball game and Chairman of the selection committee.
Director of Coach Wootten’s Basketball Camp- the oldest and largest basketball camp in the world.
Member of the Adidas Nations Coaching Staff.
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