Coach Joyner attended John Bartram High School in Philadelphia where he played his high school basketball. He was awarded an athletic scholarship and continued his career at Independence Community College and Millersville University. While at Millersville Coach Joyner was an integral part of the team that won the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference and made it to the Sweet 16 of the National Tournament. After College, Coach Joyner continued his basketball career playing for the Harrisburg Horizon for three season, becoming their Head Coach in 2013. As Coach of the Horizon, Coach Joyner lead his teams to two Eastern Basketball Association Championships while being named Coach Of The Year twice. The 2017-18 season marks Coach Joyner’s fifth year as a high school basketball coach and his second for the Helen Thackston Charter School Patriots.
Coach Flouras attended Manheim Township School District in Lancaster where she cheered for 7 years growing up. Upon completing graduation from college and graduate school, at Chestnut Hill College and Saint Joseph’s University, respectively, Coach Flouras went on to coach at J.P McCaskey High School for football and basketball seasons. This will be Coach Flouras’ first year coaching at Thackston, but third year teaching there.