Coach Oz is the 13U Platinum head coach and has been coaching with OC Select for over 4 years. After playing at University High in Irvine, Oz went on to play for the Afghan National team in Qatar and China. He is most known for his crafty footwork around the basketball and his natural and calculated ways of getting to the basket. His knowledge and passion for the game is exemplified in the way he articulates the aspects of basketball to his players.Utilizing a calm yet stern approach to coaching, Oz is a player favorite!
Coach Johnson played at University High School in Irvine, Ca where he averaged 22 points, 4 blocks, 2 steals and 3 assists a game. Coach Chet Johnson moved on to play at Saddleback Community College where he was a 1 year starter before taking his talents to Cal State San Bernardino where he averaged 14 points, 5 rebounds and 3 steals as a forward for the Coyotes. His post collegiate career consisted of 3 years in the German Pro League and currently he plays in the ABA/WCBL. Coach Johnson is committed to the development of young athletes and currently assists in the development of all of our players. He has a gritty and tenacious approach towards defense and a knack for teaching young players toughness, offensive skills and implementation of team play. He is a great mentor and coach for your athletes club/aau basketball needs.
Coach Yousef is a great addition to the OC Select staff and he looks forward to helping our high school level athletes develop into a competitive team and individual players that can eventually compete at college exposure tournaments. Coach E. is a former Div 2 and European Pro who has over 8 years of HS and college coaching experience. His calm, cool and collected demeanor is the staple of his coaching style. His ability to communicate and articulate the game to our student athlete’s is unlike any other. We are excited to have him on staff!