DeMarquis Brooks TBA Co-Founder, Player Personnel and Player Development
DeMarquis Brooks is the Primary Sports Consultant for True Buzz Athletics. Born is Dallas Texas and Graduated from Pearland High School where he played under coach Tony Heath. He received his degree from the University of North Texas with a double major in Kinesiology and Business Management. DeMarquis recently obtained his Master of Business Administration degree in Strategic Leadership from Amberton University. After college he began his career in coaching at Victoria High School in Victoria, TX. He became a member of the Texas High School Coaching Association in 2007, which has allowed him the opportunity to network with coaches and other professional members. With over 7 years of coaching experience, he has developed and implemented personalized programs for athletes who have excelled at every level of competition. Coach Brooks is an offensive specialist in training. He trains QB’s, Wr’s, and RB’s on a weekly basis and teaches the fundamentals of the positions from beginner levels to highly advanced levels. Coach Brooks often volunteers his time at college football camps around the state and local youth teams to share his expertise.
Bryan (Billups) Leonard TBA Co-Founder, Player Personnel and Player Development
Coach Billups is True Buzz Athletics Player Personnel And Player Development. He has a administrative background and has been developing talent for over the last 7 years. Coach Billups is from Monticello, Arkansas and was a three sport Athlete. While playing Basketball, Football, and Baseball he had many college options and chose Football. He played for Navarro Junior College during there championship seasons. Coach Billups also has an extensive fashion design backgrounds which is in the early stages of launching a sports apparel clothing line. His professional salesmanship has taken his career to new heights and his ablity to utilize his strengths when converting athletes to more “college ready” athletes. Throughout the recruitment process Coach Billups helps the athletes explore all of their choices and prepares them how to be a student college athlete. Coach is the proud father of two and loves making dreams reality.
Patrick Washington Player Development/ Athletic Trainer
Patrick Washington “Coach Wash” brings over 20 years of football training/coaching experience to the True Buzz Athletics program. Most of that time was spent with the youth thru high school level student-athletes. Coach Wash is a native of Ft. Worth, Texas. Where he attended P.L. Dunbar High School and was a 3 yr Letterman in football earning All District, Area & Academic Honors. He attended Texas Tech University where he was instrumental in helping the Red Raiders win the 1994 SWC Championship. After playing at the high school and college levels, he began coaching in 1995. Privately training and mentoring student-athletes across the DFW Metroplex; assisting in the college recruiting process. Numerous players mentored or trained by Coach Wash are playing or have played College Football at a High Level. One of his first pupils Jeremy Beal, began training with him when he was 7 years old. Jeremy worked to become a 1st -team all-state linebacker/defensive end as a high school senior. Accepting a scholarship to Oklahoma University Jeremy finished 2nd All-time in Sacks (29) & TFL (57) in Oklahoma’s 100 plus year History. He was the first Sooner in OU history to accumulate over 200 yards lost on sacks & accumulate at least 7.5 sacks in three different seasons. Other Notable pupils of Coach Wash: Jordan Johnson (SMU), Adrian Hamilton (PVU), Demarcus Love (Arkansas) & Chris Weatherd (Tennessee). Coach Wash routinely volunteers as a coach and speaker at youth thru high school football summer programs also organizing and participating in community service projects. Coach Wash believes that an important part of coaching is teaching life skills. The same lessons that apply to football apply in life; never quitting and working hard creates a winning attitude for the game of life. Coach Wash graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Telecommunications Management from DeVry University. He and his wife of 17 years, Felicia, have 4 children Shane, Kaitlin, Gabrielle & Patrick II
Joey Moss Player Development/Recruiting
Coach Moss is True Buzz Athletics Player Personnel And Recruiting. He began his services with True Buzz in 2015 and specializes in assisting with recruiting. Within a year, he has been able to contribute to the help of 20+ high school athletes signing collegiate scholarships from the D1-A level to JUCO. Coach Moss is a native from Garland, Texas and also played football in the Southland Conference at Sam Houston State University and Abilene Christian University. Coach Moss plays a pivotal role in preparing our 7on7 national travel teams for tournaments. Coach Moss is a member of the Dallas County Sheriff's Department, a father of 3 sons, and now resides in Balch Springs, TX.