Coach Daniel Ross’s drive for basketball was heavily influenced by his first personal experiences with the game in Chicago, IL. He has over 15 years of coaching experience at St. Bartholomew (St. John Paul II) and Select Basketball (XMEN).
Coach Ross attended Carver High School well-known for famous alumni, Cassie Russell, Terry Cummings, Tim Hardaway and former NFL player, Jason Avant. He often shared the courts with former Michigan Fab Five/ NBA player, Jwan Howard, in the Red South (The Big Ten), one of the toughest conferences in Chicago.
With 27 years of caring for and coaching individuals with special needs, Coach Ross enjoys devoting his time to develop the community and helping people from all walks of life. His innate passion to inspire girls and boys to grow and develop skills in the game is truly appreciated and respected throughout the community.