Meet the Coaches
Coach Tyler Rose enters his second season as the head coach for the Saints and his 12th season as an athletics coach and fourth season at the collegiate level of competition. Coach Rose served as the assistant coach for Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) during the 2012-13 season before taking over the head coaching position in the spring of 2013. Coach Rose graduated from Rex Putnam High School (RPHS) in 2002. After graduating from RPHS, Coach Rose earned an associates of arts degree from Clackamas Community College and a bachelor’s degree in sports management from the United States Sports Academy. Coach Rose began his coaching baseball and basketball at RPHS shortly after graduating from high school. In 2009 Coach Rose was named the head coach of the boy’s basketball program at George Whittell High School (GWHS) in Nevada and took the Warriors to the play-offs in each of his three seasons. In 2010 as an assistant coach with the GWHS baseball team, the Warriors earned a state championship. In 2011, Coach Rose was named assistant coach for the men’s basketball team at Shoreline Community College where he helped lead the Dolphins to a school record seventh place NWAC finish.
Jay Jay Soles-
Assistant Coach Jay Jay Soles is a 2010 graduate of Grant High School (GHS) where she spent three years in the varsity program. While at GHS, Coach Soles earned All-League Second Team honors in the Portland Interscholastic League. After high school, Coach Soles went on to play for Evergreen State College in Washington and before completing her playing career at Clark College. She is actively coaching youth basketball for the Gresham YMCA and is working toward her associates of arts degree from MHCC.