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Basketball Club of Oklahoma Coaches
Basketball Club of Oklahoma Coaching Staff
Coach Wagner is a partner with Coach Crawford. He came to the Shock Basketball Academy from Sports City U in West Virginia. While in WV Coach Wagner helped to train and develop state championship teams in Ohio, WV, and Kentucky. Coach Wagner has been an assistant high school basketball coach in Ohio as well as assistant coach at the University of Colorado where he coached NBA star Chauncey Billups. Coach Wagner is best known for his skill development and team training concepts.
Coach Crawford has been the Director of Shock Basketball Academy since 1999, formerly known as Sports City University. He played College basketball at Ohio Valley College in West Viginia. Coach Crawford has coached at the Jr. High, High School and College level. He has also trained many of the top High School teams, and players in the state.
Coach Swanson has been with SBA since 2000 as a team coach and skills trainer. She played at Drake University in Iowa and on the Iowa Select AAU team. Coach Swanson continues to play in a women’s league and on the Children’s Miracle Network exhibition team. Coach Swanson has taken Oklahoma Shock teams to AAU Nationals in 2005, 2007 and 2009, won MAYB Nationals in 2000 and has had teams place in the top 6 every year since. She was also the Head Girls basketball coach for Independence Charter Middle School in Oklahoma City for two years.
Bryan Drummond has been teaching fundamental basketball skills for over 10 years. He began under Jimmy Clayton, former NBA shooting instructor, at Sports City University in West Virginia. Bryan joined the Shock Basketball Academy in 2009 and is the skills coordinator for the Tulsa area. Coach Drummond has coached at the high school and junior high level. Bryan brings a lot of experi-ence and energy to the game.
Ruben Diaz joined the Shock Basketball Academy in December 2010, after a ten year career as a Sports Anchor in Tulsa. Ruben is the Team Coordinator in the Tulsa market for the Shock Basketball Academy and brings his 6 years of experience in the summer basketball arena to SBA. Ruben created and managed one of the most well known Oklahoma based teams in recent years, sending more than 20 players in the last three years on to play college basketball at either the Junior College, NAIA, NCAA Division-2 and NCAA Division-1 levels. Ruben's extensive network of high school and college coaches and players makes him a valuable asset for every player who joins the Shock Basketball Academy.
Coach McGee is a graduate of Putnam City North High School where played in the state championship his senior year. Coach McGee is currently a student at Oklahoma State University. For over 10 years he has been a participant in the SBA academy and now uses that experience to train and coach for SBA.
Coach O'Daniel is a 2004 graduate from McAlester High School and 2010 graduate of Oklahoma Christian University. He played on the basketball team his first two years then became the student assistant coach for the Lady Eagles basketball team for four years at Oklahoma Christian University. Coach O'Daniel has also served on staff at Cage Camp for the past four years.
Coach Hoisington is a 1999 graduate of Cashion High School. She was involved in many different sports growing up, but her passion was playing basketball and swimming. She played basketball all four years of high school. After graduation, she went into competitive swimming at UCO and also swam for Extreme Aquatics club team. After graduating college she was the Athletic Trainer for Cashion High School and was the Assistant Coach for the Boy’s Varsity Basketball team. Coach Hoisington left Cashion to coach Junior Disabled Track and Field for seven years. Two of her track athletes still hold records at the Junior National level. She also holds certifications to Officiate USATF and IPC events. Currently she is finishing a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and will graduate in October 2011. Coach Hoisington aspires to become a teacher and high school basketball coach.
Coach Post played played at Claremore High School for 4 years, 1 year at Ecclesia College in Arkansas and currently attends Rogers State University. Her team was Runner-up two years in a row for the State Championship.
Coach Hammer played at Sequoyah High School in Tahlequah for 4 years. She then played at Cal State University in Los Angeles. She began coaching in 2011 and has coached teams ages 8-12.
Coach Koelsch played at Owasso High School for 4 years. She began coaching in 2010 and has coached teams grades 7-8 at Monte Cassino. Coach Koelsch is a certified official.
Coach Lawson played at Norman High School for 4 years. He coached the 7th grade girls at Whittier Middle School in Norman in an undefeated season and were the City Champs and the Longfellow Invitational Champs in 2011-12 Season.
Coach Norwood played at Union High School for 4 years and 4 years at Newman University in Wichita Kansas. She won the NJCAA Division 2 Region 16 First Team All Conference and NJCAA Divison 2 National Tournament Team.
Coach McGee played at Don Bosco Catholic High School for 4 years in Iowa. He has coached boys for over 30 years ages 6-18 and is an NCAA certified coach.
Coach McGee played at Putnam City North High School for 4 years. He also played at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa California, St. Gregory's University in Shawnee and Mt. Mercy University in Cedar Rapids Iowa. From 2009-2011 he played professionally in Estonia in Northern Europe. Coach McGee was Metro Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2003, 1st Team Big All-City, and Honorable Mention All-State. He has coached for 9 years and is the Head Girls coach at Putnam City North High School.
Coach Boyles played 4 years at Claremore HS and 2 years at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M in Miami where he still attends majoring in Business Management. He coached the Fast Break boys team in 2011.
Coach Smith played 4 years at Putnam City North HS and 4 years at Oklahoma State University graduating with a bachelors degree in Sports Management. During her HS career she was the 2009 All-Big 12 Honorable Mention, Ranked 12th on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,194 points, ranked 3rd on the school's all-time list with 950 rebounds, ranked 1st on the school's all-time list with 127 career games played, ranked 5th on the school's all-time list with 22 double-doubles and served as team captain for 2 years. At OSU she served as a representative to the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, counselor and coach at the OSU Women's Basketball Camp for 3 years, captain of the OSU Women's basketball team for 2 years, and received the Student-Athlete Academic Achievement Award and the Nate Fleming Academic Award.
Coach Elerick played 4 years at Mid-Del Christian HS and attended Missouri Southern State University. He coached the Harrah Bulls boys team for 2 years.
Coach Alex played 4 years at Bishop McGuinness and 4 years at Southwest Christian University in Bethany Oklahoma where he graduated with a degree in Business Administration and Finance. Coach Alex also played 1 year professionally.
Coach Norman played 4 years at Southeast HS. He attends Oklahoma Christian University studying Youth and Sports Management.
What they say:
"You guys have been great to work with, and I appreciate you trying to get Danny practicing... we'll be back next year and this time I'll sign up my daughter Hope also! Thanks for everything and we will see you in the near future."