Jeff Lisath is currently the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Piketon High School
where for the past nine seasons he led the Redstreaks to a 140-68 record, this includes a Scioto Valley Conference league
record of 93-33 with four championship titles and two second place finishes.
This past season the Redstreaks
finished at 22-4 winning the SVC for the third year in a row and another District Title. In 2008-09 Lisath led the Redstreaks
to the school’s first appearance ever in the State Final Four. In just nine seasons Piketon has won seven Sectional
Titles, three Holiday Classic Championships, two District Titles, District Runners-up and a Regional Title. The Redstreaks
were AP State Ranked #8 in the 08-09 season and #6 in the 2010-11 season and #9 in the 2012-13.
At Piketon Jeff was named
SVC Coach of the Year four times and District Coach of the year and became the all time winningest coach in Piketon High School
history while ranking first in several coaching categories. Prior to taking over
at Piketon Jeff was the head girls basketball coach at Chillicothe High School where he led the Lady Cavs to a 15-6 record
in his final season. In three years the Lady Cavs won two sectional titles and
one district title.
Jeff was named Associated
Press Ohio Division I District Coach of the Year two years in a row and District 14 Coach of the year for Division I &
II by the Southeast District Coaches. Jeff was twice named an All-Ohio basketball
player at Portsmouth High School, where he led the Trojans
to a State Championship in 1978. Jeff was named the State Tournament MVP, a member
of the PHS Hall of Fame. He attended college at Miami Ohio University
where he lettered four years in basketball. He was Team Captain, Defensive Player of the year, Marshall North Award Winner.
Jeff is the founder and
CEO of Jeff Lisath Basketball Inc. where he directs camps, clinics, tournaments and summer leagues. He started his coaching career as Head Men’s Basketball Coach at Columbus State Community College
where he led the Cougars to a 59-9 record over a three-year period. Jeff was
a 10 year assistant boy’s basketball coach at Portsmouth
High School where in 1988 the Trojans won another State Championship. Jeff’s first Head High School coaching job was at Unioto High School in Chillicothe,
Ohio in 1998, where he was 39-28 finishing twice 2nd in the SVC and
a sectional title in 2000.
As a Head Coach Jeff’s record stands at 271-139, and remains one of a
couple coaches that has won a State Championship as a player and assistant coach and also leading a team to the Final 4 as
a Head Coach.
State Community College 59-9
Chillicothe High School (Girls)
Piketon High School 140-68
Two-Time All-Ohio basketball player
Two-Time State Champion (player & Asst. Coach)
Four-Time SVC Coach of the year
Four-Time District Coach of the year
Winningest Coach in Piketon History
10 Sectional Titles, 4 League Titles, 3 District Titles,
1 Regional Title, 1 State Final 4
Three times to Coach the District 14 All-Star Team (both boys and girls)
2012 Named to coach the North/South All-Star Team
All-Ohio AAU Coach 1987-1997
NBA Tryouts New Jersey Nets 1982; Washington Bullets (Wizards) 1983
Jeff currently serves as Warden at the Dayton Correctional Institution;
Married with five Children. Jeff earned his Associate and Bachelors Degree at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and Ohio Christian
University in Circleville, Ohio.
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