Scorebook Live’s Dan Dickau visits with Craig Jackson, head coach at Franklin High School.
HS/College: Roosevelt HS, Langston University
Athlete in HS/College: HS Football, Basketball, Track / College Basketball, Track
Coaching career: 20 total. 6 years head coach at Franklin
Why did you get into coaching?
Outside of your current team/program what are your coaching aspirations?
Who is your coaching mentor?
What is the best coaching resource?
Who is the best coach you’ve matched x/o’s with?
Who is the best player you’ve coached?
Alvin Snow (2000); Aaron Brooks (2003); Peyton Siva (2009); Marquan Williams (2018), Maurice Barnett (present)
Who is the best player you’ve seen at the HS level in WA?
Joyce Walker, Garfield (Girls)
Shelia Lambert, Chief Sealth (Girls)
Joseph Buchanan, O’Dea
Doug Wrenn, O,Dea
Jason Terry, Franklin
Jamal Crawford, Rainier Beach
Alvin Snow, Franklin
Nate Robinson, Rainier Beach
Lodrick Stewart, Rainier Beach
Rodrick Stewart, Rainier Beach
Aaron Brooks, Franklin
Venoy Overton, Franklin
Peyton Siva, Franklin
Isaiah Brown, Lakeside
Michael Porter, Nathan Hale
Kevin Porter Jr., Rainier Beach