EDGE Basketball Directors
Coach Cristian Gopez
≫ A 2000 graduate of Bellarmine-Jefferson High School (Burbank, CA)
≫ Lettered four years of high school basketball under Coach Eli Essa
≫ Attended the California State University of Maritime Academy (C/O 2004)
≫ Lettered four years of collegiate basketball under Coach Dan Dion
≫ Earned All-Freshman Honors in 2001 (CAL-PAC Conference)
≫ Led team in assists and free-throws percentage with 92% accuracy during his career at Maritime
≫ NBA Summer Pro-League held @ Long Beach State University (2004-2006)
≫ Coach Gopez played in the Philippines Professional League in 2005
≫ Coach Gopez was invited to try out for the RP National Team
≫ Coach Gopez also worked out professional teams such as Talk-N-Text, STA. Lucia, and PBL teams Granny Goose and Toyota Otis.
≫ Athletic Director at Oxford High School (Rowland Heights, CA 2006-2008)
≫ Athletic Director at Montecito High School (Monrovia, CA 2008-2009)
≫ Physical Education Teacher at Arroyo Pacific School (Arcadia, CA 2009-2010)
≫ Currently the Physical Education Teacher at Barack Obama Charter (Compton, CA 2009-2011)
Coach Alex Cabagnot
≫ A 2001 graduate of Eagle Rock High School. (Los Angeles, CA)
≫ Lettered four years of high school basketball under Coach Ron Kato.
≫ Attended Los Angeles Valley College in Van Nuys, CA.
≫ Coach Cabagnot helped lead L.V. Valley to consecutive Western State Conference Championships.
≫ Lettered two years at L.A. Valley College.
≫ Transferred to the University of Hawaii Hilo located on the Big Island of Hawaii.
≫ Lettered two years at Hawaii Hilo under Coach Jeff Law.
≫ Drafted by Sta. Lucia in the 1st round 2nd overall pick in the 2005 PBA Draft.
≫ Traded to the Coca-Cola Tiers. (2007)
≫ Played with the Coca-Cola Tigers under Coach Binky Favis. (2008-2009)
≫ Traded to San Miguel 2009-2010