Coaching Staff

Virginia Elite coaching staff has the necessary qualifications, years of actual division 1 and professional experience. Understanding of players physical, mental and game skill development are keys to any players development. Experienced practice planning and execution, game preparation and game execution to foster positive results in elite competition. 

Our coaching staff includes men that have achieved recognition for their work in the community, who are providing academic and social support through mentoring and providing guidance for success.

Middle School and Junior Elite coaches are involved with the development of our high school players to transition those experience to our younger players. 

Our team of coaches have spent many hours and continuously support sports education, grassroots competition at the Elite level that has resulted in many players moving on to play college basketball, with all these experiences it enables our staff to expect nothing more than the best effort from our players.

Coaches Teams
Thomas Gadson President and Director of Basketball Operation and 17U Head Coach
Rodney Carmichael Elite High School
Gerald Knight Elite High School
Shawn Williams Elite High School
Rashad Gadson Elite High School and Junior Elite
Daren Rowe Elite High School Coach, Junior Elite
Marcus Washington Junior Elite 
Alan Starks Elite High School Coach
Walter Hamilton Jr., Elite High School Coach


Virginia Elite Grassroots Basketball

Virginia Elite serves all parts of Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C., Maryland and West Virginia. The premier AAU Grassroots Basketball program in Northern Virginia. Established in 2008 Virginia Elite has maintain a level of excellence that has resulted in many players playing at the highest level of high school and collegiate basketball.

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