ABOUT
COACH RLE NICHOLS

 

Is Widely Known For:

  • Defeating Top Olympic Teams including Soviet Union

  • Defeating Major Div. 1 University teams

  • Helping Develop a U.S. Olympic Team

  • Facilitating the building of Alliant International University Basketball Courts (currently in use by the Sol League) in San Diego

  • Establishing Elite Club Teams and Youth League, High Five America

  • Coach Rle Basketball Alumni have continued their playing careers at schools such as Stanford, Davidson, Kansas, Williams, Amherst, Penn, UC Davis, UC Berkeley, Navy, Columbia and Fresno State and more.

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& HIGH FIVE AMERICA

Since its formation in 1989, High Five America has developed a reputation as a dominant force in youth basketball. Its mission is to: Empower young people to make informed, healthy choices to counter the use of drugs and alcohol abuse, gangs and violence by using the platform of athletic excellence to provide positive role models and present helpful awareness, effective education and assistance. 

Coach Rle Basketball operates under the banner of High Five America and purposefully advances the mission of High Five America. Through the teaching basketball skills and mental toughness, Coach Rle Basketball helps players make informed, healthy decisions at home and on the court and actively refrain from negative behaviors. 

 
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GET YOUR GUARANTEED

COMPETITIVE

ADVANTAGE

 

ALUMNI

YAO MING

Team: Houston Rockets

LUKE RIDENOUR

College: University of Oregon

Team: Seattle Supersonics

TRACEY JACKSON

College: Notre Dame

Team: Bostin Celtics

MARK PRICE

Team: Cleveland Cavilers

LORENZO ROMAR

Team: Milwaukee Bucks

Of Note: Past Head Coach of University of Washington

WAYNE ENGELSTADT

Team: Denver Nuggets

LIU WEI

Team: Chinese Olympic

GABE ESTABA

Team: Venezuela Olympic

MATT GODFRIED

College: University of Alabama

Of Note: Past Head Coach of North Carolina State

HARRY SHEELY

College: Williams College

Of Note: All American; Past Athletic Director at Dartmouth

ANDREW OLSON

College: Amherst

Of Note: All American

MATT HANCOCK

College: Colby College

Of Note: All American