Instructor - 7th Grade Girls AAU - Head Coach

Luchel Sylvain

From Spring Valley, New York, Luchel has been an instrumental coach for our RockIt Basketball Program since November 2013. He is familiar with the Richmond area as he grew up playing multiple sports in local recreational leagues as well as middle school and high school. Luchel was a 3 year varsity guard for Douglas Freeman when he graduated in 2012.  He was on the 2011 Colonial District Honorable Mention Team and 2012 Colonial District Second Team while also helping lead Freeman basketball to the District Championship in 2012 .  Luchel not only excelled in basketball but was also a 2 year varsity letter for football and 2 year varsity letter for lacrosse also guiding that team to a District Championship in 2012.
Luchel played at Patrick Henry Community College where he was named to Second Team All Conference in 2013. Subsequently, he transferred to VCU where he is currently pursing a degree in Business Marketing. Along with being a student, Luchel has coached basketball not only here at RockIt but also at Douglas Freeman High school. He has a passion for coaching youth basketball and instilling a love for the game with a focus on teaching the fundamentals.