COACH OMAR STEWART
Coach Omar graduated from James Logan High School (Union City, Ca) 2004, and later attended Los Positas College. During his high school career Coach Omar was named to the MVAL all league teams both his junior and senior years. In his Senior campaign Coach Omar was taken under the wing of (NBA Professional Skills Trainer) Phil Handy where he developed his skills as a overall basketball player, at the end of his senior year Coach Omar was ranked 35th in the state by (Maxpreps.com) for his position (shooting guard). In college he was ranked in the top 100 of the state of California JUCO players. After finishing his college career Coach Omar was then mentored by Dashawn Freeman (Founder and Head Skills Trainer of GAMEspeed HOOPS), under his tutelage Coach Omar developed a talent of teaching the game of basketball to kids from all walks of life and ages.
Since 2009, Coach Omar has been blessed to train an average of 400 plus players per year from every level youth and collegiate as well as training professional basketball players (NATASHA VITAL JUMA KAMARA, KWAME VAUGHN, JACKI GEMELOS, DJ SEELEY)). Coach Omar has become well respected and revered as one of the best skill basketball trainers on the West Coast by his peers and highly recommended by players, parents, and coaches from every level. His motto is thriving from pure results, and he shows passion in his teachings every session creating a close bond with every player he comes across. In a spand of 6 years Coach Omar has built the Elite Iq Hoops program from the ground up and under his tutelage many top high school and junior college prospects have come out of the Elite Iq Hoops Program to move on to 4 year Universities as well as many collegiate players becoming Professionals.
2014 to 2016 Coach Omar was the assitant varsity girls coach for Lincoln High School (Stockton). During this time coach Omar helped lead the lady trojans to an overall 44-12 record and counting. During his time at Lincoln 2 players signed scholarships to play basketball on the Division 1 and Division 2 Level!
Since 2018 Coach Omar has been the assistant varsity girls coach for St Marys High School (Stockton) which is one of the top girls basketball programs in the country!
"My job is to help players develop in not only basketball but in life by teaching players the methods of thriving from the pure results of their individual effort and hardwork"
-- Coach Omar