Tony Paradise - Head Coach
Coach Paradise came to PHUHS in 2015 as a Varsity Assistant. He was named JV Head Coach in 2017 and promoted to Varsity Head Coach in 2019. He is entering his 10th year coaching basketball. Prior to coaching at PHUHS, he served as the JV Head Coach and Varsity Assistant at Calvary Christian High School in Clearwater from 2008-2011. He began his coaching career as an assistant at Mitchell High School in 2007.
Coach Paradise graduated from Florida Air Academy in 2001 where he was a member of their nationally ranked basketball program. As a high school player, his teams went 60 - 4 and won the 2001 Class 3A State Championship becoming just the third team in FHSAA history to complete an undefeated season.