Coach Bios
Mike Wall
Feba Director and 6th grade coach
Coach Wall has mentored players at every level from 4 year olds to College in his 20 years of coaching and he has spent 12 of those 20 years as a varsity head coach in the Sacramento Area.  He spent his first 6 years at Foothill High (1994-2000), and this year marks his 7th year at Folsom High. He has a Varsity record of 231-116, with a league record of 95-35 - including 12 playoff appearances & 5 league championships.  In 1997, he led Foothill HS to a Division 3 Section Title with 24-9 record and in 2008 & 2009 he led the Bulldogs to Back to Back Division 1 Section championships with a combined record of 55-10 and combined league record of 18-2.  To cap this run of success he was named Sacramento Area, Coach of the Year by the Sacramento Bee in 2009. In 2010 He took a year off and is back with energy and enthusiasm for this year’s version of the Folsom Bulldog Basketball Team. 

During his hiatus Coach Wall founded the Folsom Elite Basketball Academy (FEBA) to train 3rd grade players, like his son Cameron, in the fundamentals of the game.  This year he is back coaching the Folsom Varsity team and he continues to manage (along with Todd Bragonier) the rapidly expanding FEBA organization.

Coach Wall graduated from UC Davis with a B.A. in both Economics & Physical Education. He was also an all-conference track performer in the 5000m run. He has Master’s Degree in P.E. from St. Mary’s College and has taught Physical Ed and Social Studies at Folsom HS for the past 11 years.  He and his wife of 20 years, Stacey, have two sons - Jared (13) and Cameron (9). In his spare time he likes to spend time with his family, read, play golf, watch sports, and work in the yard.
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Austin Lobo
5th Grade Coach
Coach Lobo is 20 years old and he graduated from Granite Bay High School. He is currently going to school at Folsom Community College and he will be switching over to Cosumnes River College to play basketball. In addition, coach Lobo plans to transfer to a 4-year university.  Coach Lobo's competitive basketball experience started in 5th grade where he began traveling across California for tournaments. He was involved with many different programs growing up.  Most recently, coach Lobo has played in multiple showcases and invitational tournaments.  He has been coaching since he was 18. He has been working primarily with high school players. 

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Todd Bragonier
Assistant director and 3rd / 8th grade coach
Coach Todd has been working with children for a long time in programs such as Shriners, Special Olympics and Boys & Girls Club. He has worked with children, ranging in age, from Kindergarten to College players for 15 years. He is currently the assistant varsity coach at Folsom High School.

In addition, Todd helped develop the Folsom Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) and has developed several other youth programs around the Sacramento area. When he isn't working with basketball players locally he is helping players from around the world. He just finished his 15th year working with the Special Olympics and the NBA!

Coach Todd graduated from Folsom High School in 1996. He played 5 sports while he was there and was part of the 1995 Section championship team. He attended California State University, Sacramento where he received a BA in Liberal Studies and teaching credentials in elementary education, special education for mild/moderate, and special education for moderate/severe.  He also received his Masters in special education. Coach Todd currently lives in Folsom and he likes to spend time with his family and friends when he isn't on the basketball court.
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James Malone
4th Grade Coach
James Malone has coached basketball since his high school days at Folsom High School. In 2004 and 2005, he coached 3rd grade-8th grade students at the Bulldog summer basketball clinics and in 2004, he was recognized as coach of the camp. In the winter of 2009, he began conditioning a young 7th grade AAU team created here in Folsom known as “The Blackhawks.” Eventually, he became the head coach and went on to win two local AAU tournaments and placed in the top 3 in several others.

Coach Malone played Varsity Basketball in the years of 2004-2006 at Folsom High School and is currently attending CSU Sacramento where he is studying Journalism with a minor in kinesiology.  He plans on graduating in the near future but right now he works as a ACE certified Personal fitness trainer. When he isn’t coaching in the FEBA program, he does personal basketball training for youth and does personal fitness training for others. In his spare time, he plays guitar, writes music, loves to hike, and is always working toward his next fitness challenge.
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Jamaal Tatum
7th Grade Coach
While attending college at Southern Illinois University I appared in 4 NCAA Tournaments and received MVC Player of the Year in 2007, along with Academic All-American honors. After graduating from SIU in 2007, I was fortunate enough to sign as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks.  After my time with the Hawks I played for the Portland Trailblazers, as well as the NBA Development League for the Idaho Stampede. I also spent three seasons overseas playing for teams in France, Germany and Latvia.
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Team Contacts & Coach's Bios - P.O. Box 965, Folsom, CA 95763
Mike Wall
coachwall@febabasketball.com
Feba Director and 6th grade coach

Austin Lobo
coachlobo@febabasketball.com
5th Grade Coach

Todd Bragonier
coachbragonier@febabasketball.com
Assistant director and 3rd / 8th grade coach

James Malone
coachmalone@febabasketball.com
4th Grade Coach

Jamaal Tatum
coachtatum@febabasketball.com
7th Grade Coach