About Us


 John Sargent - Founder / Head Coach - John coached for 14 years for JFK Catholic School and was the Head Coach for McGuffey High School for 3 years.  For six years, he was a head coach for the Washington Lady Magic High School Division.  John is also a PIAA Basketball official for the state of Pennsylvania. 

Jackie Kotchman-  Jackie has been a coach and Administrator for the Washington Impact for the past 7 years. She spent 17 years as a volunteer coach  and Director for the Trinity Girls Youth Basketball Program and 3 years as the Trinity Head Coach. She was the Assistant Coach at Waynesburg University for their inaugural season and spent 5 years there. Jackie played basketball for Ohio University, becoming the first woman to score 1000 points there and was a standout guard at Trinity High School.


Our Mission

Washington Impact encourages student athletes to strive to be be their very best on and off the court! Our goal at Washington Impact is to prepare and motivate high school female student athletes to be exemplary citizens and responsible young adults.