Our Team

High School

Darren Benedick

High School Athletic Director

Darren joined Excel’s staff in 2012 and currently serves as the Athletic Director for Excel Academy Charter High School, and as the girls Varsity Soccer coach. Prior to Excel, Darren taught Sports Leadership and Sport Psychology classes at South Nottingham College, and led Sport Psychology workshops for Loughborough University. Darren has also coached soccer for Marblehead High School and Sharon High School. Darren holds a bachelor’s degree in sport psychology from Buckinghamshire New University as well as a master’s degree in sport & exercise psychology from Loughborough University.