Bankston, Miles

Miles Bankston is the Owner of Bank Shot Elite Basketball Training. With over 8 years of coaching experience, he brings an extensive amount of basketball knowledge along with a proficiency in player development and skills training.

Coach Miles is a 2013 graduate of Wilmington College of Ohio where he played for 4 years. His freshman year, he was part of the first Wilmington team to win the OAC Conference Tournament while receiving an automatic bid to the NCAA DIII Tournament.

From 2013 to 2018, Miles was part of the Player Development and Basketball Operations staff for the WNBA Chicago Sky. His main responsibilities included helping develop skill work practicum while playing on the practice team and assisting with player personnel on game days. Daily, he worked closely with the coaching staff and assisted with film breakdown.

Miles also has a vast amount of high school coaching experience starting at Buffalo Grove High School and then Hinsdale South High School in Illinois. He also has spent time at the collegiate level serving as an Assistant Coach for Lake Forest College, a DIII college in Illinois.

Currently, Miles is the Head JV and Varsity Assistant at New Berlin Eisenhower High School in New Berlin, WI. For the past two season, he has assisted the Varsity Lions in securing back-to-back #1 seeds in the playoffs. The varsity posted an 18-7 record in the 2019-20 season and recently posted a 25-4 record and qualified for State in the 2020-21 season. Over the past two years, his JV teams have seen great success and an immense amount of improvement. During the 2019-20 season, they finished 17-4 and carried that success forward with an 18-4 record in the 2020-21 season.

During the 2021 club season, Miles will serve as the head coach for the 2023 Bankston team and will assist as a college recruiting coordinator.