At AMBC2/Hardscrabble Club, We are taking a proactive approach and reminding all our coaches/employees to adhere to hygiene protocols and best practices in and outside the club.
The health and safety of our players, employees, coaches and parents is our number one priority. 

LEARN from your past. LIVE in the present. PREPARE for the future.



AMBC2 is owned and operated by Al Morales, a professional with over 20 years of coaching experience. AMBC2 was established to continue the legacy he created at the former Brewster Sports Center. 

As a director, Coach Morales ensures that he oversees the staff which was hand-selected for AMBC2. It consists of highly trained high school and youth level coaches and teachers with many years of camp and training experience.

Super League/AAU Supervisors:

  • Stephanie Iglesias
  • Rob Loughran
  • AJ Morales
  • Jordan Wright
  • Alex Iglesias

Referee Assigner:

  • Rob Loughran

AAU/Camp Registration Admin./Social Media Manager.

  • Stephanie Morales Iglesias

Al Morales, Jr.

AMBC2 CEO & Founder
• Put Valley HS in Put Valley, NY – Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach – Current
• Kennedy Catholic 2015-16 CHSAA undefeated league champs and CHSAA coach of the year
• 2014-15 CHSAA City Champions
• 2009-2012 Kennedy Catholic Girls Varsity coach
• 2010-2012 Undefeated section 1 league champs
• 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 Coach of the year
• Lightning AAU Director/NY Metropolitan AAU Commissioner
• Somers HS – Head Varsity Coach – 2004-2007
• Kennedy Catholic HS – Head JV/Assist. Boys Varsity – 2002-2004 (2004 Section 1 Champs, NY State, and Federation Champs)
• Dyckman AAU Basketball Organization – NYC – 1995-2002
• Played Professionally in Puerto Rico
• College: the University of Puerto Rico – (4 Year Scholarship Player)
• High School: Played 4 years at nationally-ranked St. Nicholas of Tolentine-Bronx, NY.
• Born and raised in Washington Heights, NYC.

Rob Loughran

Basketball Instructor/Coach/Referee Assigner
• Lightning AAU coach/Trainer/League Supervisor
• Player/Team Development
• Carmel Boys Freshman coach 2014-16
• Kennedy Catholic Boys Freshman coach 2013-14
• Played and graduated from Carmel HS

Stephanie M. Morales-Iglesias

Social Media Manager and AAU/Camp Registration Coordinator
The State University of New York College at Cortland Bachelor of Science in Business Economics, Minor in Law & Justice. Mercy College Master of Busincess Administration Empire Beauty School Cosmetology Program

AJ Morales

Basketball Trainor/Player Development/Summer Camp Coach/Social Media Coordinator
Current Boys varsity Asst. at Edgemont HS. The State University of New York College at Cortland Bachelor of Science in Business Economics. Lightning AAU Player - 2019 Gym Rats All Tournament Team, Played 2 years at Millbrook Prep - 1000 point scorer, Played 3 years at Kennedy Catholic - Member of CHSAA City Champinship team

Ramiro V.

AMBC2 Representative
Facility Manager - Head Custodian