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Meet Our Coaches

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C2K 2027

Rob Langford

Rob is a graduate mechanical engineer from Ohio University with an MBA from Tiffin University. In addition to his employment as the Regional External Affairs Consultant for First Energy, Rob serves as the junior varsity boys basketball coach at Toledo Central Catholic, and is a member of Alpha Phil Alpha Fraternity, Inc., where he has spent countless volunteer hours serving the youth of Toledo and the surrounding areas.

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C2K Dawgs 2024

Ben Lash

Ben is returning to the AAU circuit after sitting out the 2022 season. Ben began coaching AAU basketball in 2014.  During those 8 seasons (2014-2021), his players had a combined G.P.A. of 3.76 while winning numerous championships.  Good students playing the game the right way with the emphasis on team first!  

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C2K 2025

Phillip Simmons

Phillip is a Detroit, Michigan native and currently JV boys head coach at St Francis De Sales Prep in Toledo, Ohio, specializing in the development of younger guys hoping to get to Varsity. With a '21-'22 Toledo public school JV championship and a '22-' '23 Three Rivers Athletic Conference JV Championship, he has a strong passion for helping young men grow mentally and physically as student athletes. 

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Unsigned Seniors C2K 2023

Kechan Johnson

After a successful collegiate (UM-St. Louis) and professional basketball career, Kechan has settled in as director of Toledo Thunder, where he has continued to develop and coach young men and women through the sport he loves. During the daytime, he serves as Principal of Western Toledo Preparatory Academy, an Ohio charter school. Kechan will be coaching the unsigned senior team for C2K this season.

C2K Basketball Alumni

We have many young men from our C2K program participating at the collegiate level including

Grant Huffman (Davidson)

Desmond Watson (Davidson)

Justin Ahrens (Loyola Marymount, OSU)

Zeb Jackson (VCU, UofM)

Brad Colbert (Xavier)

Jalen Sullinger (Kent State)

Von Cameron Davis (Kent State)

Joey Holifield (Oakland Univ)

Caleb McConnell (Rutgers)

Chico Johnson (Drake)

Luka Eller (John Carroll)

Darius Quisenberry (Fordham, YSU)

Greg Johnson (Goshen)

Matt Allocco (Princeton)

Mike Bothwell (Furman)

Khalil Luster (University of Findlay)

Jaret Griffith (Ashland University)

Congratulations to former C2K Elite teammates Matt Allocco and Brad Colbert for making the Sweet 16!
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