Cordell Hipolito has been coaching for nearly 20 years.  In that time span he has developed and helped athletes further their careers at the university level at schools such as San Diego State University, Stanford, Loyola Marymount University, Oklahoma State University, University of San Diego, University of Connecticut, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, University of San Francisco, United States Naval Academy, Holy Cross,  and numerous other schools at all levels.  Cordell is the founder and director of Golden State STaRS, and has most recently worked as a scout for the Chicago White Sox.  He has a bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Biomechanics, and holds a Master’s degree in Education.

Mission Statement
It is our mission to provide the highest level of service and training in our athlete’s development toward their athletic, academic, and professional success.

Our Philosophy

  • PROMOTE the universal values of respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness, caring, and citizenship that are inherent within sports training and competition.
  • FOSTER an enthusiasm for competition and an environment where character is revealed through athletic endeavors.
  • EDUCATE our athletes using a multidimensional approach with the goal of self-improvement in physical, mental, emotional, social, and academic ability.
  • PREPARE our athletes for success at higher levels of competition using biomechanically based training principles while under the supervision of highly experienced professional coaches.
  • MARKET our athletes to increase their visibility to colleges and professional organizations enhancing the opportunity to further their athletic career in professional sports, or collegiate sports.