The NBA Basketball School in Dubai is proud to announce the addition of Katie Batlin to our Coaching Staff. As star player in the United States, Katie was nominated to the prestigious McDonald’s All-American team and was named the California Player of the Year. She received a full scholarship to play collegiately at St. Mary’s College. After graduating from SMC, Katie played her extra year of eligibility at San Francisco State. She led her team in points, rebounds, assists and steals; averaging 15.1 points 7.8 rebounds 3.8 assists and 2.6 steals per game. She then signed a Level 1 professional contract to play in Australia. Katie comes to Dubai from the Ultimate Fieldhouse in California, where she was regarded as one of the top performers on their Skill Development staff.
‘I am ecstatic to be adding Katie to our team here in Dubai. She has tremendous passion for the game and is going to provide an extremely high level of coaching experience to our players. She is truly a one-of-a-kind addition.’