To develop my players to their highest potential both in basketball and in life.
To develop proper footwork in all players that will allow them to succeed at higher basketball levels.
To teach and develop basketball IQ.
To develop each player’s ability to communicate with teammates and coaches.
Coach Jess grew up in the city of Petersburg, Va attending Petersburg's Public Schools until high school where she attending Appomattox Regional Governor's School for the Arts and Technology. She is currently a sophomore mechanical engineering major at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Coach Jess started playing AAU with James River when she was in six grade in 2009. Her senior year of high school 2016 she assisted in leading her team to the State Championship where they lost by five. She began to coach with James River at the age of 17 in February 2016.
Head Coach: Jessica Presley