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The Owensboro Thoroughbreds is a professional basketball team with a core vision of positively impacting young lives in the community while providing quality entertainment for families.  With a focus on community engagement they enter year two with a new vision of serving and supporting local non-profit organizations and initiatives.

Veter L. Dixon Jr. – President, Veter Dixon an entrepreneur from Florida recently relocated to Owensboro and serves as the President and COO. For Dixon it is a lifelong dream to be in an active ownership role of a pro sports team and will be living in Owensboro running the day to day activities of the organization.

Vanessa Forte Adams – Vice President/COO, Manages the fulfillment of partnerships and sponsorships as well as community engagement for the team.

Adam Chrisco – General Manager/Head Coach, assumes the role of Head Coach after serving as Assistant Coach and Salesman last year.  Adam brings a wealth of experience having played for and owned a team in the PBL, the Grand Rapids Cyclones. 

David Clark – David comes to the OwensboroThoroughbreds as a local business owner and a life long resident of Owensboro, Kentucky. David holds an associate of arts from Owensboro Community and Technical College, and has been a small business owner for 5 years. His experience in the local sports scene through his business Homers Radio, has enabled him to be versed in all aspects of marketing, sales, social media, broadcasting, and video production. Through Homers Radio, David has broadcast NCAA Division 2 football games, high school state tournaments, summer collegiate baseball, semi-pro football, and the Thoroughbreds games in 2018. He has also covered NCAA division 1 basketball for his website, David has been married to Teresa Clark (MOT) for 15 years, with 3 children Zachary (14), Landon (10), & Elijah (7).


Head Coach – Adam Chrisco

Assistant Coach – Matt Karn

Assistant Coach – Jermaine Lee, St.

Assistant Coach Statistician – Nick Daugherty

Athletic Trainer – Teresa O’Bryan Jenkins