Larry Anaya

SoCal Program Director/Coach

Larry Anaya is a California native and grew up in Cerritos and Diamond Bar, playing basketball at both Whitney and Diamond Bar High Schools.

After attending Cerritos College, Larry joined the Army as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division and served during the Panama invasion and Desert Shield/Storm.

Larry is the Executive Vice President at Tagrisk Insurance, married to Sheila and the proud father of Destynee and Adam. He is a long time resident of Huntington Beach and an active member of the community where he volunteers regularly.

Larry Anaya with kids

Larry's Success Story

Not just a long-time basketball enthusiast, Larry is a successful coach and has led youth teams to many championships:

  • Boys & Girls Club: 15 Finals, 9 Championships in 30+ seasons, undefeated 3-peat (37-0)
  • NJB All Net: Back to Back Champions in 2 age groups, All Star Champions, West Coast National Champions in 2 age groups
  • Tournament Champions: HAX, Swoosh, Edge, NLSC, MAP, Las Vegas (combined 40+ Championships)
  • AAU: West Coast Champions, East Coast National Tournament
  • Ranked Top 5 in California. Won the Southern Pacific AAU West Coast National tournament, allowing us to represent our state in the AAU Nationals, Virginia.