One Dream Hoops | Coaching Staff
Director: Tom Mott
Coach Mott just completed his 16th season as a high school coach compiling a 325-170 record during his time at Mission Prep and St. Joseph High School. He has also won 4 CIF titles and sent 20+ players to play at the college level.
Mott has also coached professionally in the ABA with the Miami Tropics and has put on basketball clinics around the world in such places as Senegal, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Hungary and South Africa. Mott also established the 1 Dream Elite Basketball Camp and Coaching Clinic in Shenzhen China in 2012 and this summer the Clinic will celebrate their 6th Anniversary. Mott is also an accredited USA Basketball Gold Level Coach.
Director of Coaching and Player Development: Garrett Wood
Garrett Wood has been coaching and training youth, high school, and college basketball players for the past 10 years. Coach Wood was a local high school standout who played for 4x CIF Champion, Tom Mott at Mission Prep. He led his Mission Prep team to back to back CIF Championship appearances in 2003 & 2004. A CIF Champion, All Area Selection, and a 2004 McDonalds All American Nominee rounded out Coach Wood’s high school playing career and soon thereafter would see him play at the college level at Allan Hancock College, & Yavapai College in Arizona. Coach Wood reunited with his former high school coach Tom Mott as an Assistant Boys Varsity Coach at St Joseph High School in 2009 and has been there coaching alongside Mott for the past 9 seasons. Coach Wood helped lead the St. Joseph boys team to a 2016 CIF Championship and helped develop multiple current college players at both the Division I + II level. Coach Wood has assisted in youth camps locally for years and has also been directing basketball camps for ‘One Dream Elite’ over the past 6 years in China and has operated out of multiple cities including Shenzhen, Wuhan, & Foshan, in addition to a spring time coaching position with Cap City basketball in New Hampshire. Coach Wood currently trains and coaches players of all skill levels and has a tremendous amount of coaching experience.
Director of Marketing and Youth Coach: Austin Cowger
Coach Cowger is a graduate of St. Joseph High School where he played basketball and football. Cowger has also served as the head coach of the St. Joseph Sophomore team and as a clinic coach at the 1 Dream Elite Basketball Camp in Shenzhen, China for the past two years.