A TK-12 Christ-centered,
College Preparatory School

Basketball - Middle School Boys A

Team Roster


Athletics Roster

Aswad Umazar - Head Coach | EMAIL

Coach Umazar is a native Charlottean who attended Northside Christian where he was a member of the men's basketball program. He currently works at Charlotte Douglas Airport. His coaching experience spans various levels including ten years of coaching for AAU teams in the Charlotte area. Coach Umazar started coaching at Covenant Day in 2013.

Nick Riley - Asst. Coach

Coach Riley is originally from Atlanta, GA. He played basketball at Lakeside High School and Erskine College. He obtained his bachelor's degree in Exercise Science at Erskine College and his masters in Sports Management from St. Leo University. Riley has seven years of experience in coaching strength and conditioning, and joined the Covenant Day staff in 2018.

Payne Dinsbeer - Asst Coach

Coach Dinsbeer is a Charlotte, NC native and a graduate of Covenant Day School. He was a member of the Varsity cross country and track programs during his high school years. His coaching experience includes six years as a middle school track, cross country and swim coach both at CDS and another local school. Coach Dinsbeer has been coaching at CDS since 2011.


Mitchell Klein '07 (Covenant College)

Ke-Andre Walters '07 (Southeastern Bible College)

David Batson '09 (Kings College)

Carrie "Bekah" Fultz '13 (Houghton College)

Ben Hawks '13 (Columbia International University)

Drew Pierce '13 (Covenant College)

Justus Melton '14 (Dickinson College)

Sean Bryant '15 (Pfeiffer University)

Erica VanDusen '16 (Wheaton College)

Basketball - Middle School Boys A

2018-19 Preseason Information - click HERE