Coach Tom Parker.
High School: St. Ignatius
College: Lake Erie College
Coach Parker is a graduate from St. Ignatius High School in 2010 were he was a 3 year letterman and received several accolades during his high school career such as, Honorable Mention, Defensive Player of the Year, Plain Dealer’s Player of the Week. He helped lead St. Ignatius to a District Championship is senior year. Coach Parker is known for being great with kids, he currently works at an elementary school in Maple, Ohio, Ohio College Preparatory. He has a 4 year old son and is heavily involved in the community.
Coach Parker continued his basketball career at Lake Erie College as a Division 2 scholarship athlete. He was a 3-year starter and team captain and currently holds the record for most assist in a single game (13). He graduated in 2014 with a Bachelors in Business Communication.
Coach Parker is a member of Ganon Baker Basketball Nation of Coaches and is a certified pro trainer. He has learned from Ganon himself and CEO Mihai Raducanu.
Coach Parker coaches High School basketball at St. Ignatius High School. He also coaches AAU basketball currently on the 5th grade level. Coach Parker has trained pros such as Terry Rozier (Celtics) , Aaron Thomas (Overseas Pro), Garrick Simms (overseas Pro), Johnny Hamiltion (76ers), and other highly notable players around the city.
Coach Parker currently lives in Bedford Hts, Ohio, raising his 3 year old son, Ayden. Coach Parker enjoys reading, bowling, playing basketball and spending time with family and friends. He feels his purpose is to raise the expectation level of the youth in his community.