Coaching Experience High school coaching experience. Coach Marcus McKinney has over 20 years of coaching experience at the high school level. He is a former assistant coach at Edison High School, where he spent the past ten years. Edison has a tradition of excellence and is the currently the four time, back-to-back-to-back-to-back 5A North Region Girls Basketball Champion. He has also helped lead the program to multiple state tournament appearances. Previously, he spent a year at The Bullis School in Potomac, Maryland where he led the team to an undefeated regular season and an ISL AA Championship. Prior to his year at Bullis, he was the head coach at Wakefield High School for five years. He was also an assistant varsity coach, and head junior varsity coach in the program. HONORS: National District Coach of the Year 2002; ISL AA Champions 2005-2006(Bullis); AAU and other coaching experience. Coach McKinney also has over 18 years experience coaching AAU and developing players. Programs: Cardinal, YoSkillz, James Lee, Matrix, Monica Wright Elite, and Team Pro Look. In addition, Coach McKinney spent one year as assistant coach for the Annual Historical Black Colleges and Universities All-star game and has coached in the Powers College Summer League held at Marymount University. For the past two years, he has coached at the Kenner League which features men's collegiate and professional players.
Coaching Experience-- 26 years
Started Yoskillz youth fundamental and development in 2002
Coached Prince William Thunder AAU, 10U Final 4 2002
Asst. Coach National Christian Academy (Team Takeover) 2009-10,
VA assault 2011, 17u
AAU Potomac Valley, Virgina Regional Champs in 2002-04 Runner-up in 2003
Wakefield High School
Freshmen Head Coach 9 yrs.
Junior Varsity Head Coach 3 yrs
Varsity Asst. Coach 12 years
Northern Regional Championships, VHSL State Final 4's , and Conference Championships
I feel with the right focus ,work ethic, and leadership we all can be great basketball players. With the right skill set and IQ the game will become easier for you. Success on the court will translate to success off the court. With hard work and the right motivation you can develop into the player you want to be.
I am focused on developing your brain and your game.
Our team of experienced coaches is dedicated to providing positive instructions and attention to detail services to our players. We take the time to develop the correct fundamentals needed to be successful on and off the court. Using the most effective drills and concepts and ensuring you get the successful outcome you deserve. We're proud that so many of our players have repeatedly turned to us for positive reinforcement and leadership. We are determined to work hard to earn our players loyalty every day.
We are here to help you succeed.