Coach and Player Development
Rashad Gadson, 17U Under Armour (UA) Rise team
High School Elite Coach and Player Development
USA Basketball Gold Certified
Rashad Gadson, Coach and Trainer is also an alumni of the program. Coach Gadson was a member of the 1st team in 2008. Coach Gadson has been around the game for many years, not just from a playing standpoint but learning the game from veterans of the hardwood.
After high school Coach Gadson attended St. John's Military Academy in Delfield, Wisconsin under coach Brian Richert, Bryan Clayton (Contributing Editor NY2LA) and Tyler Benson (Georgia Tech).
Coach Gadson assistant for the 17U Under Armour (UA) Rise team and responsible for player development. Additionally, he will focus on point guard development for the youth and high school divisions. Before high school Coach Gadson attended national camps such as the Adidas Phenom 150 (San Diego, CA) where was one of the top point guard (Hoop Scoop,Clark Francis), Hoop Group Freshman and Sophomore Camp All-Star, etc.
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