West Coast Elite announced today a partnership with Flight Elite out of Northern California. The partnership with Flight Elite coincides with a string of announcements out of the California based UAA program as it seeks to grow its program across the country. Flight Elite will be apart of the West Coast Elite UAA family. Flight Elite founded by Chris Whirlow and Phil Doherty is one of the premier programs in Northern California and pairs it with West Coast Elite UAA, one of the premier programs in the country.
Chris Whirlow, co-director of Flight Elite on the merger with West Coast Elite UAA, "We’re really excited about this opportunity to partner with one of the top basketball programs in the country. This will be a great platform for our players at both the youth and high school levels."
Associate Director Scotty Martin on the partnership with Flight Elite,” We are excited to partner and work with Flight Elite as we continue to work to grow the West Coast Elite brand across the country. We will do whatever it takes to continue to make sure our student-athletes are in the best place to continue to thrive on and off the court. I look forward to working with Coach Doherty and Coach Whirlow as we embark on this journey together.” More announcements are expected out of Los Angeles as it continues its expansion initiative.