Markus has been coaching Basketball and developing talent for over 10 years. Markus played his High school basketball at Cushing Academy where he earned most improved player honors as a senior. A series of injuries prevented Markus from competing at the collegiate level. Still wanting to be around the game, he founded the AAU / development program ICE Basketball, which ran successfully for over six years. In addition to coaching, Markus also trains players individually specializing in the fundamentals of the game. Markus is head of the middle school girls program at Beaver Country Day School in addition to assisting the Varsity team. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to an already great coaching staff at ASA.