Boys' Basketball

The Boys’ Basketball team has emerged as one of the best programs in Somerset County, New Jersey, and the country.

The Knights have won 13 Skyland Conference titles (2005-2007, 2011-2019, 2022), eight Somerset County Championships (2011, 2012, 2015-2019, 2022), three Prep B Championships (1967-1969) and one Non-Public B South Sectional Championship in 2012. In recent years, the Knights have been a mainstay in's Top 20 Boys' Basketball Teams in the State, and were ranked as high as #14 in the country in 2022. Over the program history, 12 players have scored over 1,000 career points and dozens more have continued their playing career at the DI, DII, DIII, and professional levels.

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Varsity, Junior Varsity, MS 7-8 (A), MS 7-8 (B)

Delaware Division of Skyland Conference and Somerset County Interscholastic Athletic Association

Starting Date:
Monday before Thanksgiving

Approximate ending date:
Beginning of March

Game Sites:
Athletic Center


Coach Sina

Mergin Sina has been a mainstay on the Gill basketball courts for the last 25 years, leading both the girls' and boys' program to unprecedented success. 

Under his guidance, the boys’ basketball program has emerged as a perennial powerhouse in the state, collecting numerous, Division, Conference, and Somerset County titles.  one of the best squads in New Jersey. Additionally, Sina was named Coach of the Year by The Courier News after the 2017-18 season, and once again by after the 2019-2020 season.

"I’m a 24/7 basketball guy," Sina said. "Basketball was my whole life - high school, college, going pro, coaching - I don’t think I could have done anything I would have been happier with. I’ve been coached by top notch college and professional coaches and that background has allowed me to take the best of each coach and mold myself into what they would do. I take a lot of things from them and use it."

Along with coaching at Gill, Sina is the founder and director of Sina’s Hoop Academy and coaches AAU teams in the area.

Prior to coaching, Sina was a standout basketball player. He competed at the Division I level for Seton Hall and the University of Rhode Island. After college, he went on to play professionally in Europe for 12 years and was named league MVP in 1994. He also holds the record for most points scored in a single game in Portugal with 69 points. In 2023, he was inducted into the URI Hall of Fame.

Alumni Corner

We are proud to cheer on our student athletes as they continue their careers after Gill St. Bernard's. Once a Knight, always a Knight!

Paul Mulcahy '19 - University of Washington

Denver Anglin '22 - Southern Methodist University

Drew Kania '22 - Brown University

Zach Martini '20 - Princeton University

Mario Castro Sanchez '23 - Susquehanna College

Nick Losada '23 - Gettysburg College

Will Soucie '20 - University of North Alabama

Timothy Chaney '18 - Virginia Union

Alex Schachne '18 - Johns Hopkins University

Michael Morreale '17 - Muhlenberg College

Jonas Stakeliunas '15 - Dartmouth University

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