“Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.”


― John Wooden

“Be quick, but dont hurry.”


― John Wooden

"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championship."

 

      -Michael Jordan

"Im looking for activity, I put players in and take them out based on effort and defense, not making or missing shots."

    - Doc Rivers

"You know, I think more people should watch girls basketball. It'd do so much for the game."

         - Kevin Durant

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” 
― Phil Jackson

Coach Lance’s Bio:

Lance Evbuomwan, the director and founder of IEU, was born and raised here in the Inland Empire. He grew up playing soccer and basketball from a young age. By the time Coach Lance reached high school his focus changed to basketball and football. Coach Lance earned recognition in both basketball and football, he was All-CBL and All County two years in row and All-CIF 1 years in basketball as well as All-CBL, All-County and All-CIF in Football. After highschool Coach Lance was awarded a full ride athletic scholarship to Arizona State University (ASU) for football where he played for 2 years. He eventually transferred to the University of Texas El Paso (UTEP) where he finished his last 2 years and earned his Bachelor's Degree. 

 

His recent experience includes living in Carlsbad CA and coaching all levels of basketball. He coached for Pacific Coach Hoops (PCH) Youth travel team which has earned the ranking of 24th in the West Coast region, Middle school sports (Basketball) which went undefeated and went on to win the championship for the Carlsbad school district, and was the Head Coach of the Sage Creek Freshman basketball team as well as the Varsity Assistant Coach.

 

Coach Robert's Bio:

.Robert Ellis was born and raised in the Inland Empire and is a product of the Redlands School District. Robert attended Redlands East Valley High School where he was All CBL 1st team x2, All San Bernardino County x2, led the team in steals all three years on varsity, and was All CIF Honorable Mention. He finished his high school basketball career with 115 wins and only 23 losses. 

 

After high school he went on to play a year of prep-school basketball on the East Coast and a year of Junior college basketball where Robert led his team in points, steals, and assists. Robert received an athletic scholarship to Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. He was the Starting PG both years and led his team in minutes, games played, assists, and FT%. He also won the Frontier Conference Title for the first time in 7 years and had a national title appearance (for the first time in 8 years); finishing the regular season 3rd in the nation. After graduating with his Bachelor's degree in Management and Business Administration Robert moved back to Redlands and now works for Enterprise Holdings. 

Coach Mychal's Bio: 

Mychal Estrada was born and raised in the Redlands CA.  Mychal attended Redlands High School where he was named All CBL 1st team x2, CBL MVP x1, All San Bernardino County x2, All CIF 2nd team; he also led the state of California in 3 pointers made for the 2004-2005 season.  Mychal led the team in points per game and rebounds during his junior and senior year of high school.  

 

After high school Mychal attended San Bernardino Valley College for his freshman year of college and then transferred to the University of Redlands where he went on to break the school record for the best 3pt shooting percentage in school history.  Mychal graduated the University of Redlands with a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Art and History.  After graduating college Mychal went on to start his professional career and now works as an Operations Manager at Target Corporation.

Coach feyi Bio:

! Feyi is a part of the REV alumni. She was a 3 year starting varsity basketball player who went on to play for Chaffey college and then Paul Quinn College in Dallas Texas. In High School Feyi earned All CBL and All CIF titles. At Chaffey College she earned Player of the Year. And while playing at Paul Quinn College She earned back to back player of the year!

Since finishing her college athletic career Feyi has devoted her time to coaching all levels of basketball. She was an assistant coach at Pierce College in Wodland Hills CA. She headed the California Storm 15 U Girls Basketball Club team as well as the Pasadena Vikings Girls Basketball Club team and has assisted the varsity girls basketball teams for Bellarmine Jefferson High School in Burbank CA and Brentwood High School in Brentwood, CA.

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