Varsity Coach: Dean Prophet, Boys Basketball
Levels: Varsity and Junior Varsity
Bio: Coached 27 years at the club level and at all levels of high school basketball (freshmen through varsity). Head varsity coach at FTHS since the 2014-15 inaugural year, after serving 4 years as head coach at Bishop Diego High School. Named Ventura County JV Coach of the Year in 2008-2009 and 2009-2010. Named Frontier League Varsity Coach of the Year in 2010-2011 and 2016-17. Teams placed as CIF Finalist in 2010-2011 and as CIF semi-finalist in 2013-2014 and 2016-17.
Philosophy: Basketball is a vehicle to teach life lessons and learn life-long skills. It helps develop young men who will be a positive influence in whatever future endeavors they choose and will be respected in their communities.
Most proud of: Helping my basketball players reach their full potential in the classroom as well as on the basketball court.
JV Coach: Anthony Unchangco
Asst Coach: Cory McCaslin, Kyle Poe
More info available on the Boys Basketball Wiki page ; Scores at MaxPreps
HOME GAMES ARE PLAYED AT: Ventura College Athletic Event Center
Admission prices: $6 adults, $3 students/seniors, under 6 free
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ATHLETE CLEARANCE: Prior to trying out for or practicing with a team, students must submit Athletic Clearance documentation, which includes a sports physical clearance dated within the past 12 months. NEW for the 2017-18 school year, online clearance is now available! Begin the online clearance process at https://home.registermyathlete.com/org/CA/00509/ and use the instructions found here. If you are unable to complete clearance online, please contact the school office for a packet at 289-0023 x1016.
ATHLETICS DONATION: We are asking for each family to please donate $125.00 to the Booster Fund to help alleviate the stress from each individual coach to fundraise for equipment, CIF meals, tournaments/invitationals, recognition/awards, and coaching education/certification. Your tax-deductible donation may reference our non-profit 501(c)(3) tax ID#47-1828368. Cash or checks payable to “Foothill Athletics Boosters” can be brought to the FTHS front office, or donations may be made online. Thank you for your support!
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