Eliot Smith Tiger Basketball Camp was started in the summer of 1993 at Lick-Wilmerding High School. Thousands and thousands of boys and girls have attended ever since. Eliot is currently the Athletic Director and Varsity Boys Basketball Coach at Lick-Wilmerding High School. Eliot has been a coach and teacher at Lick-Wilmerding for the past 27 years and has worked camps for Coach Pat Riley of the Miami Heat and former Coach John Wooden of UCLA as well as directing camps for the Golden State Warriors. Coach Eliot’s strategies are not just about winning on the field of play. His philosophy of coaching has helped students achieve success in the sporting arena and in life by emphasizing the importance of priorities, self- control and belief in others. Eliot Smith has been recognized for his teaching and coaching skills on numerous occasions. Eliot has won the Sportsmanship Coach of the Year Award from the Northern California Officials Association 3 times (1991, 1993, 1995).