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Coach, Leroy Hurt
High School: Oakland Tech. HS Class of 1989
College: University of California at Davis, B.S. Civil Engineering
Occupation: Project Manager (Construction)

CPR and First Aid Certified
NCAA Certified Coach

Leroy began coaching basketball in 1993 while a student at UC Davis. Leroy Hurt has over 20 years of experience in the sport of basketball as a player, referee and coach. He has coached girl’s basketball at the Jr. High, High School and Jr. College levels. His 1st coaching position was the Girls and Boys 8th grade Teams at Emerson Jr. HS in Davis, CA. It was there that Leroy developed a passion for coaching and teaching youth the nuisances of the game of basketball. Leroy has always felt that winning and achieving success as a coach is great, but watching a player’s develop is better. “Many people want to coach and enjoy quality basketball at a high level, but the best coaches are needed at the younger levels to prepare kids for high school and college level competition…….”.

A player’s fundamentals come 1st with the CA Ballaz AAU program. A player must know and understand the game to go to the next level. With this understanding and ACADEMIC SUCCESS, one can reach the goal of playing collegiate basketball. Leroy’s primary goals for a parent and player who choose to join the CA Ballaz are: individual HS/College level training, teaching of the fundamentals of basketball and elite basketball competition.

Leroy’s coaching resume reads as such:

(Jr. High/High School/College)

1993 - 1994 Head Boys & Girls 8th grade Coach, Emerson Jr. HS, Davis (1st Place in League)

1995 - 1996 Head Boys JV Coach Arroyo HS, San Lorenzo

1997 - 1998 Head Girls JV Coach Piedmont HS (2nd in league)

1998 - 1999 Head Girls JV Coach Piedmont HS (JV league champion)

1999 - 2000 Co-Head Coach St. Elizabeth 8th Grade Girls (3rd Place Diocese Championship)

1999 - 2000 Head Girls Varsity Coach St. Elizabeth, (North Coast playoffs 2nd Round)

2000 - 2001 Head Girls Varsity Coach Piedmont HS (North Coast Semi-finalist)

2001 - 2002 Head Girls Varsity Coach Piedmont HS

2004 - 2005 Merritt Jr. College Assistant Coach

2007 - 2008 Berkeley HS Assistant Varsity Coach

2008 - Present Berkeley USD MS Coach(AAU) 

1996 Assistant Coach for Pinnacle Performance Girls AAU Program

1997 Establish Bay Area Magic Girls AAU Program (Assist. Director)

1997-05 Coached multiple Girls AAU Teams for Bay Area Magic

2005 Founded California Ballaz AAU Program

2006 Director, Coach of HS1, 11U, and 10U Teams for CA Ballaz

2007 - 2008 Coach of HS, 11U, 10U Teams

2009 - Present Coahed HS1, HS3, 11U, 10U Team

2016 - Present Head Girls Varisty Coach Oakland Tech (Back to Back State Champion) 

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