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USA Basketball Southern California Coach Academy

(Quick links to each section: Event Details / Academy Schedule / Academy Features / Guest Speakers)

Event Details

Saturday, May 5 – Sunday, May 6, 2018

  • Saturday, May 5
    • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. - check-in
    • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - morning sessions
    • 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. - networking lunch
    • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. - afternoon sessions
  • Sunday, May 6
    • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. - catered breakfast
    • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. - morning sessions

Academy Schedule

Click HERE to download the complete academy schedule

Coach Academy Features

  • Guest speaker led sessions on coaching and leadership

  • On and off-court presentations

  • Catered meal

  • USA Basketball and Nike gift items

  • Networking opportunities with attendees and guest speakers

  • USA Basketball memorabilia display

Speakers and Presenters

Kevin Eastman

Former NBA Assistant Coach and Director of Operations
Barry Hecker
Barry Hecker
Former NBA Coach
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Bonnie Henrickson

University of California, Santa Barbara Women’s Basketball Head Coach

Matt King

CCV Stars Director of Operations

DeLisha Milton-Jones

Pepperdine University Women’s Basketball Head Coach
Vanessa Nygaard
Vanessa Nygaard

Windward School Senior Associate Athletic Director and Girls Basketball Head Coach

Dave Severns

Los Angeles Clippers Pro Personnel Scout

Don Showalter
Don Showalter

USA Basketball Coach Director, Youth Division and USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team Head Coach

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Miles Simon

Los Angeles Lakers Assistant Coach

Heather Stewart

Gavilan Community College Women's Basketball Assistant Coach and Positive Coaching Alliance Trainer

Kevin Suggon
Kevin Sutton

Collegiate Men's Basketball Coach

Scptt Thompson
Scott Thompson

Legend Leadership Group CEO and President

Heidi VanDerveer
Heidi VanDerveer 

University of California San Diego Women's Basketball Head Coach
Danielle Viglione
Danielle Viglione

Sacramento Skills Academy Co-owner 



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