"We are sad to inform you that E365 Director of Basketball, Joshua Gross has stepped down from his position at our Concord Facility. Josh is continuing his passion in youth athletics as he has accepted a position with Upward Stars in Spartanburg SC. Carolina Courts would like to thank Josh for his hard work and wish him the best in all his future endeavors.
On that note, Carolina Courts is excited to announce the hiring of Jim Baker as E365 Director of Basketball in Concord. Jim brings many years of experience to the table and will quickly take charge of the program that Joshua Gross has had great success in growing over the past year."
Vice President of Operations
Jim Baker has been a staple in the basketball community for over 30 years and is excited to take on this new role and become a part of the Carolina Courts Team!
Coach Baker's Coaching Experience Includes:
-Head Coach of Catawba College (94-14)
-Assistant Coach of Catawba College (93-94)
-Virginia Military Inst. Assistant Coach (91-93)
-Virginia Tech Assistant Coach (89-91)
-Davidson College Assistant Coach (81-89)
-Belmont Abbey Assistant Coach (80-81)
-Wingate University Assistant Coach (79-80)
-Catawba College GA (78-79)
During his time as Head Coach at Catawba:
-Won 4 Conference Titles
-Won 4 League Tournament Championships
-Qualified for Regionals 7 Times
-5 Time South Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year
-NCAA II Region Coach of the Year (98)
Jim Baker will be a great addition to the Carolina Courts Team. Jim is excited to come on board to share his knowledge and passion of the game with all of his athletes.
Jim's first day will be Monday, November 9th.
Feel free to stop him to say hello and welcome aboard!