Derek Ballard

Director and Head Coach

High School

Played basketball at Clovis West High School in Fresno, Ca

Recruited by Utah Valley State by Duke Reid 

College

Played basketball at College of the Canyons in Valencia, Ca 

Recruited by Stanislaus State Univ. and Humboldt State Univ.

Played in Semi-Pro League at MillCreek, Utah

Played against Andre Miller, Keith Van Horn, Kerry Kittles

High School Coaching

2013-14 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 10-19)

2012-13 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 14-14)

2011-12 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 16-11)

2010-11 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 18-9)

2009-10 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 18-11)

2008-09 Varsity Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 10-17)

2007-08 JV Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 16-9)

2006-07 JV Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 22-3)

2005-06 JV Boys Head Coach at Saugus High (Record 15-10)

2004-05 Varsity Boys Asst at Central High Fresno (Record 15-11)

2003-04 Varsity Boys Asst at Central High Fresno (Record 27-6)

2002-03 Varsity Boys Asst at Hoover High Fresno(Record 17-10)

2002-03 JV Boys Head Coach at Hoover High Fresno(Record 14-11)

2001-02 JV Boys Head Coach at Sanger High Fresno(Record 14-11)

2000-01 Varsity Boys Assistant at Saugus High (Record 17-10)

1999-00 Varsity Boys Assistant at Saugus High (Record 18-9)

Travel Team Director and Coach

2019 TROOP WEST ADIDAS GAUNTLET Program 

2018 TROOP WEST Basketball (High School Girls Ages 13-17)

2017 MAC ELITE Basketball (High School Girls)

2008-2016 LEGION Basketball (Ages 7-14 Boys)

Tod Bernard

Assistant Coach

Playing Career

Kansas High School State Player of the Year

Fresno State University 1989-1992

4th Leading Scorer in Big West at 19.2 ppg

Sacramento Kings 1992 NBA Summer League 26 ppg

1992 Cordoba Argentina Team Bonko 28 ppg

1993 Argentina Team A-Sport 29 ppg

Indiana Pacers NBA Training Camp 1995

Korean Basketball League 1995-96 29.3 ppg

Colombia Bogota 1997-99 26 ppg

Philippines Basketball Assoc. 2000 29.4 ppg

Korean Basketball League 2001 27.8 ppg

Philippines Basketball Assoc. 2001-02 26.7 ppg

Accolades

Selected to 4 Overseas All-Star Games

Won 2 Overseas MVP Awards

Averaged 28.5 throughout Professional Career

Won 2 Overseas Dunk Contests

Coaching

Player/Coach for 2 Seasons in Philippines

Consultant for Player Development

Coached w/ Bill Bayno, former Toronto Raptors assistant

Hired by Passion Hoops International to Scout College players 

Netta Garcia

Assistant Coach

High School

Played Varsity at Canyon High School and graduated in 1999

College

Played at College of the Canyons 1999-2000

Played at College of the Canyons 2000-2001

Coaching

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2011-12

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2012-13

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2013-14

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2014-15

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2015-16

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2016-17

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2017-18

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2018-19

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School from 2019-20

Troop West Gray and White Assistant 2019

Thaddis Bosley

Assistant Coach

High School

Played Varsity at Taft High School (Woodland Hills)

College

Played at College of the Desert

Coaching

2019-20 Varsity Girls Head Coach at Xavier Prep  (Record 28-5)

2018-19 Varsity Girls Head Coach at Xavier Prep (Record 16-14)

2017-18 Varsity Girls Coach at Xavier Prep (Record 13-12)

2016-17 Varsity Girls Head Coach at Shadow Hills (Record 17-8)

2015-16 Varsity Girls Head Coach at Shadow Hills (Record 14-10)

2014-15 Varsity Girls Head Coach at Shadow Hills (Record 11-14)

2013-14 Varsity Head Coach at Shadow Hills (Record 7-15)

Accolades

League Coach of the Year 2019-20

League Champion 2019-20

CIF Semi-Finalist 2019-20

League Coach of the Year 2016-17

League Champion 2016-17

 

 

Steven Garcia

Assistant Coach

High School

Played Varsity at Pacifica High School graduating in 2008

College

Played for Moorpark Junior College from 2008-2009

Played for Moorpark Junior College from 2009-2010

Training

Certified Trainer with applicable work in Basketball Skills

Coaching

Troop West Gray 16U Assistant 2019

Troop West White 15U Assistant 2019

Riley Honaker

Assistant Coach

High School

2011-13 Played Varsity at Valencia High School

College

2013-14 Played at College of the Canyons 

2014-15 Played at College of the Canyons

Accolades

First Team All Foothill League 2013

Honorable Mention 2012

Coaching

Vanguard Head Coach 2016

2017-18 Girls Varsity Assistant at Valencia High

2018-19 Girls Varsity Assistant at Valencia High

 

 

Mariah Glasshoff

Assistant Coach

High School

Played Varsity Basketball at Hart High School 2009-2011

Was voted All League as a Senior at Hart High School in 2011

Coaching

Head Coach at Trinity Christian Academy 2011-2012

Head Coach at Trinity Christian Academy 2012-2013

Varsity Assistant at Hart High School 2016-2017

Assistant at Valencia High School 2018-2019

Assistant at Valencia High School 2018-2019

Troop West Gray Head Coach 2019

Troop West White Head Coach 2019

Certified ISSA Trainer with emphasis on Skills, Speed, Agility

Samantha Ducharme

Assistant Coach

High School

Played Varsity at Heritage Christian High School

College

Played at Glendale College 2017-18

Coaching

2019-20 Calabasas High Varsity Assistant

2019 Elevate Travel Basketball Head Coach

2018-19 Heritage Christian Varsity Assistant

2017-18 Heritage Christian Varsity Assistant

Accolades

CIF Champion with Heritage Christian 2017

Voted All-League Player in 2017

Julie McMurray-Smith

Assistant Coach

High School

Prepped at Cardston High in Cardston, Alberta Canada 

Led Cardston to back to back 2004 & 2005 State Championships

3-time First Team All-State averaging 27 ppg (Junior)

and 28.5 ppg (Senior)

4 Time Alberta All State Team

Won 3 Silver Medals at Canadian Nationals and

Won 1 Gold Medal at Western Canada Games

Played on Junior National Canadian Team in 2005

Cadet Womens (Under-18) Canadian National Team

Invited to USA Basketball Women's Youth Development Festival

in Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center

Utah Valley University

Freshman Year named All-Independent Newcomer Team

Sophomore - Senior years Averaged 18.3 pts and 6.4 rebounds 

Named Division-I Independent Championship MVP

after recording First Triple-Double in School History

Scoring average ranked 39th among all Division-I players

and was 4th Highest in School History

Scored 1000+ points during 4 years at UVU 

Joined UVU Coaching Staff Post Playing Career 

Bob Chasmar

Director of Operations

High School

Played Basketball at Fair Lawn High School in New Jersey

Coaching

2019 TROOP WEST Basketball (High School Girls) Assistant Coach

2018 TROOP WEST Basketball (High School Girls) Assistant Coach

2017 MAC ELITE (High School Girls) (Director and Coach)

Ventura Breakers Basketball Head Coach 2015

Ventura Breakers Basketball Head Coach 2013-2014

Ventura Breakers Basketball Assistant Coach 2012-2013

Ventura Breakers Basketball Assistant Coach 2014-2015

Our Lady of Assumption Head Coach 2016-2017

Our Lady of Assumption Head Coach 2014-2015

Our Lady of Assumption Assistant Coach 2013-2014

Steve Howell

Marketing Director

Troop West Public Relations

Troop West Marketing

Graduate of Saint Mary's College of California

20 Years Experience in Sales, Marketing, Public Relations

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