Meet the Coaches
Coach Tyler Rose enters his first season as the head coach for the Saints and his 11th season as an athletics coach, third season at the collegiate level of competition. Coach Rose served as the assistant coach last season (’12-’13) before taking the reins this season. Rose graduated from Rex Putnam High School in 2002 and 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 career at Rex Putnam High School while coaching basketball and baseball. In 2009 Coach Rose was named the head coach of the Boys Basketball Program at Whittell High School (NV) and took the Warriors to the play-offs in each of his three seasons and earned a state championship in the sport of baseball. In 2011, Coach Rose was named assistant coach for Shoreline Community College (Men’s) where he helped lead the Dolphins to a school record 7th place NWAACC finish.;
Assistant Coach Sadie Jenks joins the Saints as an assistant coach after completing her eligibility for the Saints this past season (’12-’13). Coach Jenks graduated from Open Door Christian Academy in 2011 where she received First-Team All-League Honors as a senior. Coach Jenks was a three-time Most Valuable Player (MVP) for her team at Open Door Christian Academy and made the Senior All-Star Team. After high school, Coach Jenks attended Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) where she participated for the Saint’s women’s basketball team and easily became one of the most improved players because of her hard work. She plans to continue her education in the field of exercise science and eventually work her way into to the field of athletic training.
Assistant Coach Julianna Soles is a graduate of Grant High School in 2010 where she spent three years in the varsity program. While at Grant High School, Coach Soles earned All-League Second Team honors in the Portland Interscholastic League. After high school, Coach Soles went on to play for Evergreen St. (WA) and Clark College. She is actively coaching youth basketball for the Gresham YMCA and will earn an Associates of Arts Degree from MHCC at the end of the 2014 Winter term.