Meet  our Coaches


Head Coach - Teiko Ikemoto

Heading into her 6th season at Yorba Linda High School, Coach Ikemoto is looking to get the team back into CIF playoffs.  After making State playoffs, CIF quarterfinals and a back to back North Hills league titles, the Mustangs will be pushing to challenge teams for the league title.

Her resume includes:

North Torrance HS ‘84 Valedictorian Honors

All-League ‘81-84; All-CIF ‘83 & ‘84;

Carnation All-American ‘84; Carnation Academic All-American ‘84

UCLA ‘90 BA in Japanese w/Business Emphasis

UCLA Womens Basketball ‘85-‘89 (Full Scholarship)

UCLA Season Assist Leader ‘89

South Torrance HS Varsity Head Coach

‘92-‘96 League Champions ‘92 & ‘95, CIF playoffs all seasons

Valencia HS co-Head Coach ‘97 - CIF Quarterfinals

Yorba Linda HS Varsity Head Coach ‘14-present

‘14 CIF Semifinals & CIF State 1st round

‘15 & 16 League Champions & CIF Playoffs

Assistant Coach - Hailey Altamirano

A graduate from Loara HS, Coach Hailey brings experience from the JC level as well as her Division 1 at the University of Oregon.  A great shooter in college, she brings both energy and experience to the program.

Junior Varsity

Coach - Brandon Kim

Sunny Hills Linda in 2018, we welcome Brandon as he has quickly integrated into the program's values, cores and emphasis in fundamentals.  We are looking forward to his expertise as a coach.  

Coach - Baylee Weston

Yorba Linda graduate 2017, Baylee played in the program under Coach Ikemoto from her freshman year.  Earning All League Honors her senior year, she is continuing her passion in sports through coaching our youth.  

The coaching staff is dedicated to bring integrity, intensity and continuity to building the YLHS Women's basketball program.