|College:||Holy Cross, 2002|
Guillermo Sanchez is in his fourh year as an assistant coach at the College of the Holy Cross in 2009-2010. Sanchez's primary responsibilities include recruiting and handling all team travel. He is also heavily involved in opponent scouting, academic advising, game preparation and player development.
Holy Cross has an overall record of 58-37 during Sanchez's first three seasons on the staff, posting a winning record each year. In 2006-2007, he helped the Crusaders to an overall record of 25-9, while winning the Patriot League regular season and tournament titles, and advancing to the NCAA Tournament. During the 2008-2009 season, Sanchez helped Holy Cross to a second place finish in the Patriot League.
Sanchez came to Holy Cross from Assumption College, where he served as an assistant coach during the 2005-2006 season. He previously served as an assistant coach at Dominican College in Orangeburg, N.Y., during the 2004-2005 campaign, helping the Chargers to a sixth place finish in the Central Atlantic Athletic Conference.
A native of Washington Heights, N.Y., Sanchez graduated from Holy Cross in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in economics and spanish. He was a three-year letterwinner for the Crusaders during the 1999-2000, 2000-2001 and 2001-2002 seasons, and was a part of two teams which won Patriot League titles and advanced to the NCAA Tournament.
Away from the court, Sanchez is the co-founder of the New Heights non-profit organization. The New Heights proudly represents the growth of the Washington Heights community, where it started the Carlos M. Perez Memorial Basketball Games, and expanded its mission to take talented young people to "New Heights" of education, self-esteem, creativity and success.