Ep. 7 – Developing Championship Culture

Ep. 7 – Developing Championship Culture

Today’s guest, Coach Heather Stewart, knows how to develop losing basketball teams into a championship contenders at both the HS and Collegiate Levels.  Her track record of success has not gone unnoticed as she is also a regional coordinator for USA Yout

Ep. 6 – Developing Leadership & Servitude at Westpoint

In episode 6, we speak with Brandon Linton, former Assistant Basketball Coach at Div. 1 Army/Westpoint, where he spent 4 years before becoming Head Coach at Nichols College.  West Point has a tradition of excellence and has produced famed Coaches such as

Ep. 5 – Rainer Meisterjahn, Mental Performance Coach

Rainer Meisterjahn, a Certified Mental Performance Coach (CMPC) owns Courtex Performance, a consulting group for athletes, players, coaches & organizations who wish to bring their mental game to another level.  Courtex has helped evaluate NBA draft p

Ep. 4 – Joy Burke, Pro Basketball Player

Arriving to the USA from Taiwan at the age of 12, Joy Burke never before touched a basketball.   By the time she was 18, she had earned a full ride to play basketball at Arizona State University, a Division 1 school.  We talk about Joy’s developmen

Ep. 3 – National Scout, Eric Stang

In episode 3, National Scout from National Prospects ID, Eric Stang, is our guest.  Our conversation is 2-part.  First, Eric takes us into his development as a coach, what he would do differently, and what coaches can do to get their foot in the door coa

Ep. 2 – European Basketball Coach, Bernat Elias

In this episode, we have Bernat Elias, the Assistant Coach for Sodertajle in Sweden, where they are fresh of a 2019 Swedish Championship.  Throughout our conversation, we discuss the many differences between the European and American style of basketball.

Ep. 1: The Rise Up Podcast – Skyler Bowlin

In this episode, we discuss Skylers development from a young kid in Arkansas to Collegiate All-American to Professional in Germanys top league, the Bundaslinga .  We key in on how he refined his skill set, his experiences with coaches from all over the w