Coach Joe is the driving force behind the Young Americans Basketball Club. It’s his philosophy that anyone can play and compete in a club level setting as long as they train properly and become a student of the game. It’s his personal belief that all success begins with fundamentals. It’s with these ideals that Coach Joe has developed some of the top players , not only in Tucson but in the state. Before founding the Young Americans, Coach Joe has also held positions as the Directors of Tucson
Coach Vic started his coaching career at Naylor Middle School coaching boys and girls track in 1985. Coach Vic then shifted his coaching focus towards basketball beginning in 1999 when he joined the Red Heat Basketball program and stayed until they folded in 2015. Along with his club duties, he also coached at Dodge Middle School, Sabino High School, Tucson High School, and most recently at Greenfield Country Day School. He has won multiple city titles and several club tournaments along the way.