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Coaching Staff

Mark Carter: Varsity Head Coach

Coach Carter came to Palm Harbor University High School in 2012. In his first year at PHUHS, he finished the season with a record of 8-18; 7 of the wins coming in the second half of the season.  In Coach Carter’s second year, the Canes improved to 16-11 to post the second best record in school history.  The team also made the FHSAA state playoffs for the third time in school history. This past 2014-2015 season, the Canes had double digit wins going 10-7 the last half of the season.   Under Coach Carter the Hurricanes posted back to back season with double digit wins since 2007. 

He has spent the previous four years as the head coach at Calvary Christian High School in Clearwater, Florida. While at Calvary, he coached the team to the “Sweet 16″ of the FHSAA State Playoffs in 2010 and in 2011. In 2011 Calvary also won the Bay Area Conference Championship under his leadership.

Coach Carter has also spent the last 6 years as an assistant coach with NIKE Team Florida which is an elite travel team. Mark has also worked at basketball camps across the country that include Michael Jordan’s Flight School in California and in Pistol Pete’s Basketball Camp in Clearwater.

Playing Career:  Clearwater Christian College, 1997-2000.


Scott Stevens: JV Head Coach

Coach Stevens came to Palm Harbor University High School in 2012. In his first year at PHUHS he finished the season with a winning record of 10-5, including a strong 5-1 record in January 2013.

He is entering his seventh year of coaching basketball and his fourth year as a Junior Varsity coach and Varsity assistant coach.

Coach Stevens previous coached at Pinellas Park High School (Largo, FL) and Atlantic Coast High School (Jacksonville, FL).