Sabres Coaching Staff

Meet Our Coaches

“Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.”

Jeff Edwards, Head Coach - Boys Varsity Basketball

Jeff Edwards

Head Coach - Boys Varsity Basketball

Jeff Edwards began his Sabres coaching career as an assistant on the middle school team that won the state championship and finished 2nd overall at the East Coast Tournament. He was an assistant on the JV team last year as well. He also has coached baseball for both the homeschool warriors and West Raleigh All Stars. Jeff works at Cisco Systems as part of the Cyber Security sales force. He has been married to Carrie for over 17 years and is blessed to be a father to Jacey, Chase and Colten. Jeff is looking forward to a great year and mentorship and fellowship with boys over the coming months.

Jared Foulke, Head Coach - Girls Varsity Basketball

Jared Foulke

Head Coach - Girls Varsity Basketball

Coach Jared was raised in a family of four children with three older sisters and was homeschooled through 12th grade. From a young age, Jared has enjoyed working with young people. He first started working with children by giving farm tours to local school groups. In his late teens, he began refereeing children in Upwards and also started assistant coaching in basketball.

Jared began playing basketball in an intramural league where he played for three years and then went on to play for the Raleigh Hawks for two years. Jared joined the Sabres their inaugural year and played with them through graduation (three years). After graduation, he became the varsity boys’ assistant coach for two years and the middle school boys’ assistant coach for one year.

In 2013, Jared became the head coach of the middle school and JV girls’ teams, where he has been the head coach for the past three years. Jared is very proud of the girls for their hard work and accomplishments. Jared started the varsity girls’ team for the 2015-2016 season and will be their head coach again this season.

Jared looks at his coaching as a ministry where he can enable the girls to have fun while playing the game of basketball, but also learn life lessons through biblical truth during the process.

Josh Wredberg, Head Coach - Boys JV Basketball

Josh Wredberg

Head Coach - Boys JV Basketball

Josh brings basketball experience having played at both the high school and collegiate level.  Previous to being named JV Boys head coach,  Josh served as the assistant coach for this team and helped lead them to both a State Championship title and an East Coast Homeschool Nationals Championship title.

Josh serves as teaching pastor at Redeemer Community Church in Fuquay-Varina. He and his wife, Cari, homeschool their three boys, Jack, Max, and Caed. 

Chris Romeo, Head Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Chris Romeo

Head Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Christopher Romeo is a Security executive in the world of hi-tech. Chris has a passion for reaching people for Christ using sports, including basketball and martial arts. Chris is married to his wife of 20 years, Deb, and they have four children. Together the family serves in Moldova during the summer months, leading VBS, teen camps, and serving at Emanuel Baptist Church.

Oliver Wilson, Head Coach - Boys Middle School Basketball

Oliver Wilson

Head Coach - Boys Middle School Basketball

Coach Wilson is the father of 2 boys and recently relocated from Minnesota.  He and his wife have been married for 17 years and have lived in 5 different states.  They began their homeschooling journey while in Indiana and have continued for the last 5 years.  Coach Wilson is originally from the Greensboro, NC area and played collegiate basketball for St. Andrew’s University in Laurinburg, NC and received his MBA at Texas A&M.  He has been coaching rec and travel basketball for the last 7 years and has played for over 40 years.   Oliver truly believes that God has orchestrated his move and he is grateful for this opportunity. His family is very excited to be back home in NC and even more excited to be a part of the Sabres family.

 

Carmen Javaux, Head Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

Carmen Javaux

Head Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

Javaux graduated from The Masters College in California with a degree in Physical Education. After a couple of short stints as a teacher Javaux joined the military in 1994 where she served all over the USA and one tour in Afghanistan, serving as a Senior Supply and Logistics NCO.

Javaux started her coaching career as the varsity coach at Cary Christian School in North Carolina while stationed there during her time of service. Under her direction Cary Christian went on to the state championships in 2010.

After retiring from the military In 2014, Javaux became assistant women’s basketball coach at Geneva College in Pennsylvania.

Coach Javaux is also the junior varsity coach for women’s volleyball at Grace Christian Academy in Cary, NC.

Coach Javaux resides in Holly Springs, NC.

Gregory Greene, Assistant Coach - Boys Varsity Basketball

Gregory Greene

Assistant Coach - Boys Varsity Basketball

Gregory Greene began his Sabres coaching career in 2015 as an assistant coach with the JV team. In his second season as an assistant coach he helped lead the team to Conference Runner Up, State Championship, and an East Coast Homeschool Nationals Championship title. Gregory has followed Coach Jeff to varsity as an assistant coach. Gregory has retired from 30 years of military service as a First Sergeant with a forward support unit and has one tour in Iraq and one tour in Kuwait. Gregory has coached at many levels to include military intramural sports, City of Raleigh mighty mite football, Copperhead football, Town of Cary Basketball, and Colonial Baptist Church youth basketball and flag football. Gregory works for the Department of Labor as a Safety Consultant. He has been married to Angela for over 25 years and the Lord has blessed them with four children; Monica, Eric, Christopher, and Allen. Gregory and his family attend Colonial Baptist Church where they serve in Children’s Ministry, Youth Ministry and College Ministry.

Jeff Osborne, Assistant Coach - Boys JV Basketball

Jeff Osborne

Assistant Coach - Boys JV Basketball

Jeff was born and raised in Sanford, NC. He graduated from Grace Christian School where he played soccer, basketball and baseball. After high school Jeff attended Liberty University and Wesleyan College where he received a BS in Business Administration. Jeff has married for many years years to his high school sweetheart, Mary and have three children: Gabriel, Michael and Rebekah.

Jeff has participated in many camps and clinics over the years and has a team first philosophy that he instills in each member of our teams.

Deb Romeo, Assistant Coach - Girls Varsity Basketball

Deb Romeo

Assistant Coach - Girls Varsity Basketball

Ashlea Satterwhite, Assistant Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Ashlea Satterwhite

Assistant Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Ashlea is new to basketball, but experienced in coaching youth sports. She is in her mid 20’s, and graduated from NC State. She has experience coaching travel softball and managing their conditioning program. From the basketball side, Ashlea is aggressively studying the game on her own in preparation for the season, and will start the season responsible for team conditioning.

Sarah Romeo, Assistant Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Sarah Romeo

Assistant Coach - Girls JV Basketball

Sarah played for the Sabre’s for two seasons prior to graduating from high school. She is now in her first year of college. She understands the game of basketball and has the ability to explain and simplify complex points. Sarah focuses on strategy and execution. She has experience playing basketball at the JV and Varsity level, and will reflect that experience and share it with the players.

David Jones, Assistant Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

David Jones

Assistant Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

David has his degree in Ministry from Kentucky Christian University. After college David has served as a youth Pastor and today is Lead Pastor and Planter and Relentless Church.

David has coached his three children: Mia, Jackson and Eli in various sports leagues from Upward to Rec. to AAU.

Keri Hughes, Assistant Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

Keri Hughes

Assistant Coach - Girls Middle School Basketball

Steve Rank

Assistant Coach - Boys Middle School Basketball

Steven Rank is an IT consultant working with companies all over the world. He serves as a leader in the corporate environment, and those leadership skills have transitioned well with youth sports. Steve has been married for 20 years, and has two children with his wife Stacy. Steve played basketball in high school, and still plays actively today. He is looking forward to mentoring the boys both on and off the court this season.