JASON CONLEY, LEAD TRAINER
Coach Conley is no stranger to high level elite basketball, under legendary coach Stu Vetter who has coached a number of NBA players including Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors Coach Conley attended famed Montrose Christian Academy, Rockville, MD where he averaged 18 points per game and 11 rebounds per game.
While at Montross Coach Conley was part of a national championship high school team and received a full athlete scholarship to Virginia Military Institute (VMI). At VMI, he became the first freshman in NCAA history to lead the country in scoring with 29.3 ppg.
Coach Conley was selected as the 2002 Player of the Year in Virginia and First-Team All-Virginia. To complete his college career, he transferred to University of Missouri under now NBA Head Coach Quinn Snyder, Utah Jazz.
After college career, played 13 years professionally in Europe. Germany, Austria, Finland, and Romania. During his tenure in Europe, coach has four scoring titles and one championship in Finland. He started for every team he played for and was named team captain 9 times.
Since retiring in 2017, Jason devoted his time to training and mentor young players not only for the game of basketball, but for the game of life!
Professional Accomplishment and Accolades:
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.