Coach Mike joins the Georgia Red Storm Family, bringing the love of coaching and mentoring young men. He is a father of 4 (Duvaughn, Samantha, Alex, and Adam) and a role model in the Duluth/Norcross community and surrounding areas. He has coached multiple sports for 20+ years, AAU level coaching for 10 years, and High School coaching for 2 years. His accomplishments include the development of several Division 1 College Players over the past 10 years. He has vast knowledge of the NCAA Clearinghouse procedures and personal knowledge of the challenges of raising athletes.
Coach Mike is a lucky man to have been married to Priscilla for the past 24 years.
Coach Mike served 8 years in the U.S. Navy and later graduated from Shorter College with a Bachelors’ degree. He is a certified High School coach and has been actively coaching as part of a winning High School basketball program for two year now.
Coach Mike has high expectations for the players on an off the court. His faith is strong and his principles are high. The best thing about Coach Mike is that he has played at a competitive level; he is able to teach and demonstrate offensive and defensive plays, as well as speak to the players from his real-life experience.
Coach Mike is firm. He will expect each player to give 100%, and he will encourage them to reach even higher to overachieve.