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"THE JONES" STAFF

COACHING PEDIGREE

Our philosophy: "Teaching over Winning."

Our AAU coaches are selected on the basis of their positive energy, transparent performance assessments, patience and effective methods of teaching young enthusiasts fundamental techniques to improve.   Each coach possesses college playing experience at championship levels, and the natural will to encourage players to place TEAM before self.

ZAVON JACKSON

HOMETWOWN: SALT LAKE CITY, UT
HIGH SCHOOL: WESTLAKE HIGH SCHOOL
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: 1st TEAM ALL REGION, 2nd TEAM ALL-STATE
COLLEGE(S): LEWIS-CLARK STATE COLLEGE (2015-17), CABRILLO COLLEGE (2013-15)
MAJOR: KINESIOLOGY emphasis: COACHING 
MINOR: COMMUNICATIONS
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: NAIA ALL-AMERICAN (2017)
COACHING CERTIFICATIONS: FIRST AID, National Academy of Sports Medicine - NASM (2019)
BASKETBALL JONES EXPERIENCE:
(6 YRS.) BIG EAST, PAC-12 & ACC COACH, COMMISSIONER, FUTURE STAR DIRECTOR

JACOB GUZMAN

HOMETWOWN: MODESTO, CA
HIGH SCHOOL:  JOHANSEN HIGH SCHOOL
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: 1ST-EVER SCHOOL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP '09 
COLLEGE: CSU MONTEREY BAY - WALK-ON
MAJOR: HUMAN COMMUNICATIONS '09
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: MOST INSPIRATION TEAM AWARD '15 & '16
COACHING CERTIFICATIONS:
BASKETBALL JONES EXPERIENCE:
(2 YRS.) PAC-12 & BIG EAST COACH, BEHIND-THE-SCENES MANAGER

SITA SESAY

HOMETWOWN: HARLEM, NY
HIGH SCHOOL: MANHATTAN VILLAGE ACADEMY
COLLEGE(S): OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE STATE UNIV. (2014-2018), NAPA VALLEY COLLEGE (2012-14), USC, SALKEHATCHIE (2010-12)
MAJOR: SPORTS MANAGEMENT & EXERCISE SCIENCE - '18
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR (2017)
COACHING CERTIFICATIONS: FIRST AID
BASKETBALL JONES EXPERIENCE:
(4 YRS.) BIG EAST & PAC-12 COACH

GREG ANDERSON

HOMETWOWN: MURRIETA, CA
HIGH SCHOOL: WESTLAKE HIGH SCHOOL
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: 1st TEAM ALL LEAGUE ('09), 2nd TEAM ALL-LEAGUE ('08)
COLLEGE(S): CSU MONTEREY BAY (2013-14), BYU-HAWAII (2011-12 REDSHIRT), PALOMAR COLLEGE (2009-11)
MAJOR: KINESIOLOGY
PLAYER ACHIEVEMENTS: TEAM MVP '11, ALL-LEAGUE HONORABLE MENTION '14
COACHING CERTIFICATIONS: None