At the club:
Beginning at age 6, Kirt played basketball for the House League and All-Star teams, attended Camp Russell and volunteered there. He also was employed by the club as a gym supervisor. At Taconic High School, Kirt was a member of the basketball and track and field teams; was a member of Students Against Destructive Decisions and the Business Professionals of America. He was also president of the student senate.
Goines attends the University of New Haven and is an accounting major with a minor in biology. He works at Dick's Sporting Goods.