Cameron Hill, a former Trinity men’s standout, has completed five seasons as the head coach of the Trinity Tigers women’s basketball team.
Since taking the helm in 2012, Coach Hill has amassed an overall record of 115-27 (.810), and stands at 60-11 (.845) in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC). Coach Hill's teams have captured the SCAC Championship in three of his five years at the helm.
Trinity won its third conference title under Coach Hill's leadership in the 2016-17 season. The Tigers qualified for the NCAA Division III Playoffs for the third time during Coach Hill's tenure, and advanced to the round of 16. Trinity completed the campaign with a 28-2 record, tying a Trinity single-season record for victories. The Tigers were ranked eighth in the nation.
For his efforts, Coach Hill was elected the D3hoops.com South Region Coach of the Year, and was selected as SCAC Coach of the Year for the second time.
Trinity captured its second conference title under Coach Hill's command in the 2015-16 season. The Tigers qualified for the NCAA Playoffs for the second time, and completed their season with a No. 22 ranking by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Trinity posted a 22-6 overall mark, and an 11-3 record in conference play.
The Tigers won their first SCAC Championship under Coach Hill's guidance, in the 2012-13 season. Trinity finished the campaign with a 23-5 overall record (15-0 in conference play), which gave Coach Hill the most wins by a first-year Trinity head women's basketball coach. The Tigers also posted a 17-game winning streak, tying the school record. For his efforts, Coach Hill was elected SCAC Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year for the first time. Trinity also advanced to the NCAA Division III Playoffs.
Coach Hill's teams have produced three All-Americans, three SCAC Players of the Year, a SCAC Defensive Player of the Year, and two SCAC Newcomers of the Year. Fourteen players have earned All-SCAC accolades during Coach Hill's tenure. There have been four All-South Region Players over the last five seasons, one South Region Player of the Year, and one South Region Rookie of the Year.
Before joining the Trinity staff, Coach Hill guided Ursuline Academy of Dallas, Texas, to the 2012 Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) Girls Basketball Class 5A Championship. He was in charge of the varsity, junior varsity, and freshman teams at Ursuline.
Coach Hill began his coaching career as an assistant men’s coach at Fordham (NY) University from 2000-2003. He was the director of player development for the University of Kentucky, from 2003-2006. The Wildcats captured the Southeastern Conference title and advanced to the NCAA Division I Elite 8 during his tenure. Coach Hill also was the assistant coach for the Seattle SuperSonics Summer League, and the head coach for the United States Basketball Academy.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in speech communication from Trinity in 1999. Coach Hill played for the Tigers from 1996-1999. He received All-SCAC honors in two of his three seasons with the team. Coach Hill helped lead Trinity to the 1998 SCAC Championship, garnering the Tigers first appearance in the NCAA Division Playoffs.
Coach Hill gained professional playing experience for two years in Europe, following graduation from Trinity. He played for Ulm, Germany, in the Euro League Division 2; and for Treviso, Italy, in the Nike Summer Pro League.
Coach Hill and his wife, Colleen, are the parents of two sons, Cole and Chase.