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Oderah Chidom was born and raised in Oakland, CA. She graduated from Bishop O’Dowd High School (c/o 2013). At O’Dowd she led her team to two state championships, was a McDonald’s All-American, WBCA All-American and played on the USA u17 team. Oderah attended Duke University. She was captain of the 2016-17 season and totaled a 55.4 field goal percentage, which ranked sixth on Duke’s career charts. Also, her 153 blocked shots ranked sixth as well. Oderah studied public policy and marketing & management. Oderah was drafted to WNBA and played one season for the Atlanta Dream. She also played professionally in Europe for three seasons. Oderah is excited to join the UPB team and share her passion for the game.
Ashley Hawkins was raised in Sacramento, Ca. She attended Antelope High School where she was inducted in the Antelope High School's Women's Basketball Hall of Fame earning back to back first team all-league titles (c/o 2012). She was named MVP of the 2012 Sacramento Optimist All Star game and also played in the 2012 Sac vs. Bay All Star game. Ashley then went on to play two years at Vincennes University where she was captain of her team and nationally ranked in the top 100 JUCO women's basketball player rankings during her 2013-2014 season. After Vincennes, she went on to play three years at The University of Evansville. At the University of Evansville she earned her degree in psychology. Ashley is excited to join the UPB team to share her passion and knowledge for the game with the younger generation to help them reach all their goals and get to the next level.
Asha was born and raised in East Oakland, CA. She graduated in 2015 from Bishop O’Dowd High School. She was able to help her team win three state championships. Asha attended UC Berkeley and became Cal’s all-time 3pt leader (233), ranked 4th in assists (485), and ranked 15th in scoring (1309). She graduated in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree in Media Studies. After graduated, she played professionally in England for the Sheffield Hatters. She loves to work with aspiring athletes and trains them when she isn’t in the gym herself. Asha is blessed to be a part of UPB and excited to share her knowledge and experience.
Coach Josh played varsity basketball at Albany high school from sophomore to senior year. He was then recruited by Oberlin College where he was the starting point guard as a freshman. During his sophomore year, he has played in 25 games, making 23 starts averaging 29.5 per game. Coach Josh did 2 summer internships with UPBasketball and has trained with Coach Packie for 4 years. He is a recent college graduate, graduating with a double-major degree in both Economics and Psychology, and was recruited to play professional basketball in Israel's second division. The start of his professional basketball career has been delayed due to the Israeli government's response to COVID 19, but in the meantime, Josh is more than happy to be passing on his knowledge of the game to the younger generation at UPBasketball.
Coach Cal is a rising sophomore at Skyline College with varied passions in basketball and business. He attended Burlingame High School where he played varsity for 3 years. After graduating he red shirted one year at Sonoma State before transferring to Skyline College. He has worked for UPB for 3 years and loves seeing kids improve their self-esteem and confidence after working hard at the game.