Coach Shafiq comes to Team Nikos with experience as both a player and a coach. He played basketball for 6 years overseas before joining JSerra High School as the JV Head Coach. While there, he led the team to a championship in his first year, and assisted the Varsity team in earning a CIF Championship. He then moved on to Laguna Hills High School, where he is currently Head Coach for Girls JV and Assistant Coach for Girls Varsity Basketball. In his first year at Laguna Hills, Shafiq led the JV team to a League title. Coach Shafiq specializes in guard development, improving players’ basketball IQ, and overall knowledge of the game.