Eric Howard was born and raised in Smyrna, GA. Graduated in 1992 from Campbell High School in Smyrna under the legendary coach David Boyd, currently coaching at Excel Christian Academy. Coach Howard p[ayed with and against some great players and current coaches, Coach Jermaine Sellers, at Kell High School and Coach Marcus Hood at Allatoona High School , just to name a few. Coach Howard attented a Junior College in Kansas beofre transfering to Georgia Southen University. Coach Howard has been coaching and doing indivudal training for girls and boys since 2000. He coached the middle school program for Hiram High School from 2010 -2012.
"I enjoy coaching mainly because of my love for the game and my passion to help develop players. There is no greater feeling like encouraging youth athletes to further develop their skills. Rather it be through persistence, determination, resilience and/or leadership; my job isn’t done until each player move from a ‘Beginner to a BALLER’. "