John Sanchez
John Sanchez
Title: Assistant Coach/Director of Basketball Operations
Year: 1st at MIT
Previous College: Lesley `12

John Sanchez begins his first season as an assistant coach and director of basketball operations with the MIT men's basketball program in 2017-18. 

For the past five years, Sanchez spent his time playing professionally in various leagues throughout Mexico. The Carson, Calif. native attended St. John Bosco High School, where he was a three-year letter winner and was offered a partial scholarship to play basketball at Mayville State University. He finished his collegiate career at nearby Lesley University, where he was a two-time All-Conference selection and graduated in 2012 with a degree in environmental science.

He currently works as a physical education teacher at the Wang YMCA in downtown Boston.