# Josh Ellis
Assistant Coach
1st Season

Coach Ellis enters his first season on the Saints staff after most recently serving as the boys varsity coach at Edgewood JR/SR High School in Merritt Island, Florida for two seasons.

At Edgewood, Ellis led the Indians to a 10-11 record during the 2012-2013 season and their first ever play-off victory over Cocoa Beach.

Prior to Edgewood, Ellis was a member on the coaching staff at Tusculum College where he assisted the Pioneers for four seasons.

While with the Pioneers, he assisted with all team operations, including practice and game preparation, strength and conditioning and video coordination. During practice, he assisted with coaching the Tusculum post players and was also responsible for the team’s student assistants and managers.

During the 2008-09 season, Tusculum posted a 20-11 record and earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Division II Tournament.  That team also claimed runner-up honors for in the South Atlantic Conference Tournament.  That team followed with a 16-12 worksheet, while last year’s club advanced to the semifinal round of the SAC Tournament.

The Merritt Island High School graduate was a three-year letterman for the Mustangs where he was coached by former Tusculum assistant coach Coleman Flaskamp.  His senior squad posted a 20-win season, while advancing to the State Tournament for the first time in 10 years. Merritt Island finished runner-up for the District Championship as Ellis earned the 2006 Mustang Award and served as team captain. During his final prep campaign, he also earned Area Player of the Week honors.

Ellis graduated from Tusculum in May of 2011 and majored in Math Education. He currently resides in South Bend, Ind. with his wife, Krystle.

2013-14 Men's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2013-14 Men's Basketball Team
1Jordan LeturgezSRG6-1180Lafayette, Ind.
3Dane OkudaSRG5-11165Lakewood, Calif.
4Zoe BauerJRG6-2210Culver, Ind.
11Coley SchultheisSOG5-9180Mishawaka, Ind.
12Drew MooreJRG5-9160Dayton, Ohio
20Darrell McIntyreJRF6-2195Indianapolis, Ind.
23Clayton WebbJRF6-5200Dallas, Texas
24Karl ColumbusJRG6-2190South Bend, Ind.
30Brandon EvansSRF/C6-7205Grand Rapids, Mich.
32Alajowon EdwardsJRG6-1190Gary, Ind.
33Michael Ognar-PetterssonSOF6-7195Kalamazoo, Mich.
40Adam VizardSOF6-4185Kalamazoo, Mich.
43Parker DominguezSRF6-4210Santa Clarita, Calif.
50George StainkoJRF6-5200New Carlisle, Ind.
54Pat DerksenSRC6-8250Noblesville, Ind.
Mike McBride - Head Coach - 1st season
Brian Pearison - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Josh Ellis - Assistant Coach - 1st season
James Hafley - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Eric Monahan - Manager - 1st season
Pat Moran - Manager - 1st season
Tim Vaughn - Manager - 1st season