About Coach Pearson

Derrick Pearson is a sportscaster, radio and television host, high school coach, and mentor, and has a special way with words. 30+ years of coaching young people and talking one on one with the greatest athletes and coaches in the country. Hosting shows covering high school, professional, and collegiate sports in Washington, DC, Charlotte, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, and Atlanta, he has had unique access to successful coaches and franchises and now has a strong belief in what makes players and teams win on the field of play and off. He helped establish Fat Guy Charities in Charlotte, an NFL Charity, and developed LovePrints, a national mentor program that promotes Loving and Learning through Sports. He has established a study program that has had scholar athlete success in several states and at several schools.You can hire the coach for public speaking events to help your student athletes or youth organizations be inspired and motivated to become the best young men and women they can be.You will find below some of Coach Pearson's experiences to illustrate his broad range of capabilities. If you would like to hire the coach for your event or program, or as a guest coach, please contact us

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  •  Varsity Coaching staff at WT Woodson High School (Fairfax, Va) (Football, Baseball, Basketball)
  •  Head Junior Varsity Baseball Coach Falls Church High School (Falls Church, Va)
  • Freshmen Basketball Coach Lake Braddock High School (Fairfax, Va)
  • Varsity Football Assistant Layton Christian Academy (Layton, Ut)
  • Varsity/JV coaching staff The John Cooper School (The Woodlands, Tx)

Professional Experience

Sports Reporter–Cumulus Radio, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Radio Show Host
  • Saturday Sports-central Host
  • NBA Pre/Post Game reporter-host
  • University of Utah reporter

Television Co-Host–Redskins Magazine Plus, Washington, DC

Comcast Sports Net Washington, DC

Television Host –Carolina Blitz Charlotte, North Carolina▪

 Carolina Panthers NFL

President–Continental Basketball Association, Salt Lake City, Utah

Director of Operations Utah Eagles Basketball CBA
Play by Play Radio Voice

General Manager–American Basketball Association, Salt Lake City

Director Operations Utah Salt Lake City Saints & Utah Snowbears ABA


Voice of the American Basketball Association
Radio Host ABA Live (National Radio)
International Basketball Voice ABA/CBA
Official Voice Los Angeles Lakers Summer Pro League

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