Bradley Pierson ('05)has been the assistant athletic director and head boys' basketball coach since 2017. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Sewanee: The University of the South and an M.Ed. from Berry College. Pierson has eight years of experience coaching at the collegiate level and has served as head men's basketball coach at Sewanee for the past year. During the 2016-17 season, his team led the Southern Athletic Association in scoring defense and rebounding margin. As a Darlington student, Pierson played basketball for the Tigers and ran track and cross country. As a senior, he earned a basketball scholarship to Sewanee, where he was a four-year letterwinner, Order of Gownsmen and 2008-09 captain. Pierson finished his Sewanee career in the school's top-10 in three-point field percentage and three-point field goals made.