Coach Shamoy started his basketball career at Floral Park Memorial High School where he won the Hank Williams Player of the Year, Conference Player of the Year and was First Team All-Long Island averaging almost 22 ppg. He was also a 1,000 point scorer. Upon graduation he played at D3 SUNY Plattsburgh where he was again a 1,000 point scorer and a key player. After graduating he became an Assistant Coach at Plattsburgh for one year and then returned to Long Island where he was back at Floral Park and Sewanaka JV. He is currently the JV Basketball Coach at Roslyn High School.