Marcus Antoine Celestine: Thibodaux Express 🏀 AAU 9u-15u
Head Coach 14u
What led you to building your own program?
“It was already established, I was looking for a dedicated club to help out & Coach . I love the game. Program started in 97.”
What are the biggest challenges and how do you overcome them?
"Getting the kids to turnout to play. So many kids want to play for Nike, Adidas, or big name programs that only play out of state."
Tell us about your program? What age groups and tournaments do you play in?
"Our program is only boys 9u-15u. We usually just move the teams up every year. "
Do have a system or style of play that you prefer?
"Up Tempo, but have different half court sets if the game is slow pace."
What do you consider a successful season?
"The whole team getting better and learning from one another."
What quote do you look to for personal or team inspiration?
"Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard...Kevin Durant"