Meet Coach Luke Elie
Luke Elie originally from Detroit, Michigan where he grew up loving the Bad Boy Pistons and being inspired by the Michigan Fab Five.
Luke had a successful high school and college playing career that landed him as a professional player in China.
Luke has used his playing platform to build CTI Sports and coach and train players of all ages and levels (youth to national teams).
Luke has coached in over 14 countries including North Korea, China, Myanmar, Maldives, Philippines, and more.
Luke has also helped over 50 students get sports scholarships to play at the college level all over the USA through his www.eastasiaelite.com program.
Luke is also a published author and motivational speaker. He has also served as a teacher, pastor, and many other things.
Coach West is a Division 1 basketball player for Alabama State University, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M University Juco Player Defensive Player of the year in 2001, High School 2-time dunk contest winner and specializing in rebounding, block shots and understanding the process of being the best player you can be.
He also played Professional basketball overseas for several years. Now directing his path to helping and making our future basketball players better, Coach West has been coaching youth sports for 10 years all age levels. Winning and Coaching 5 youth Championships with the Junior Clippers and Cypress Recreation Center and other leagues around Los Angeles.
He has started his own Professional Basketball training Big Game Elite Sports, supported by Your Chance Foundation, which gives him and other ex-players the opportunity to give back to their community's and help others become better players, coaches and individuals in today society.