Rising Coaches 01/05/2023
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Member Spotlight: Abhi Prakash

Abhi Prakash began coaching as a Junior Varsity coach for Coronado High School. Coach Prakash is now the Assistant Coach for the Varsity team at Saguaro High School and 13U Coach for Peak Basketball.  Read more about Coach Prakash below!


How did you first get into coaching? What has been the driver that has kept you in coaching?

Head Junior Varsity Coach at Coronado High School in Arizona. 

What are new ways to impact the coaching industry? 

Technology and Relationship Building. 

What has been your greatest lesson learned in coaching so far?

Jills and Joes, not X's and O's. 

What has been your most memorable win?

Beating the Region leading team to Win the 4A Desert Sky Regional.

Tell us a recent book/podcast/movie that has left you inspired as a coach.

NIKE Trained Podcast with Nick Nurse about his journey.

 Fun Fact: Tell us something about yourself that people would be surprised to know about you.

Multi-cultural background. Working full-time in the business world. 

As a member, what has been the most rewarding aspect/ favorite memory of Rising Coaches for you?

The Chicago 2021 conference!