Dickson Jensen, founder of All Iowa Attack Basketball in 2004, has been coaching and running the program for its entirety. Since the first years of the Attack program, Dickson has seen large developments. His passion and dedication to what he does have helped the program grow into one of the nation’s top clubs. It represents the desire to promote youth basketball and to establish an arena to develop leaders among the youth in the state of Iowa. Dickson Jensen is also the founder of the Jensen Group enterprise, which includes Jensen Property Management, Jensen Design Build, Jensen Development Corporation, The Harvester Golf Club, and All Iowa Attack Basketball.
Dickson is an ISU alum with an engineering degree and two masters degrees. He is also an example of what it means to be dad and a husband of a large family. Dickson has been married to his wife Luann for 27 years and they have five children: Blake (24), Ally (23), Samantha (21), Mason (18), and Kolby (16).
Building a tradition of excellence, Dickson has guided this program in selecting high-level coaches as well as quality character kids that are responsible, respectful, and hard workers on the basketball court as well in life.
Jensen previously stated, “As you can see, to me it is about the kids and their gain for their lives now and in the future. Luann and I love kids and desire to influence them positively in these very influential years in their lives. A good kind of influence, that is honest, giving and yet firm and directive. To do this, the excellent staff of All Iowa Attack has worked very hard and are committed to continue to do this today and in the future.”
Keith “Lefty” Moore
Skill Development Trainer / Boys Program Director
Coach Keith Moore’s basketball background includes playing Division I college basketball at Iowa State University and where he was an assistant coach for one year. Many Iowans will recall his days as the starting point guard for Iowa State University, where he was an All Big 8 performer his senior year. He also played in the CBA and a lot of years overseas. Coach Moore was an assistant coach with the Iowa Energy of the NBA D League for three seasons. Coach Moore has also coached High School and AAU. He is entering his 5th year with All Iowa Attack. Coach Moore owns a skill development company out of Raleigh, North Carolina called “Elevate Basketball” that works with boys and girls ages 9 through college. Coach Moore has trained over 70 young men and 50 young women playing college or professional basketball. Coach Moore is a full time AIA member and enjoys being part of one of the best AAU programs in the country.
HS Boys Coach/Tournament Director
Blake has been with the Attack program since the beginning as a player and now as a coach and staff member. He has learned a significant amount from the Attack program over the years that have helped him in all facets of life. The Attack program has played a large role in his life and he loves being around the program in any capacity.
During his time at Ballard High School, Blake was a three sport athlete. He was a two time state champion in golf, an all district quarterback, and an three time all conference, two time all district, three time academic all conference basketball player. Blake graduated from Iowa State University with a Construction Engineering degree in 2012. Blake is married to Kim Jensen and they have two beautiful girls, Alivia (2) and Brinley (1).
JH Boys Coach
B. J. is in his third year with the Attack program. B. J. is currently the head boys basketball coach at Gilbert HS, his alma mater. He has also coached junior high and high school basketball at Ames, South Hamilton, and Johnston. B. J. obtained his coaching authorization in 1997 while attending the University of Iowa. B. J. played basketball for the Hawkeyes from 1995-99 as a walk-on and was also a letter winner. B. J. was a member of the Academic All-Big Ten Team in 1999.
B. J. was a four sport, 16 letter winner at Gilbert. He was all-state in basketball and baseball and was a state champion in track. He was part of teams that finished 2nd in state in basketball, 2nd in state in cross country, and 4th in state in track. He was the Ames Tribune high school basketball player of the year in 1995. B. J. and his wife Sari have three children: Tony, Abby, and Billy.
JH/HS Boys Coach
Courtney joined the Attack program in 2012 to coach both his sons team and also with our HS boys program. Courtney is no stranger to the basketball world. He is currently the head boys coach at Hoover High School and has led Hoover during some great season the past few years. Courtney will bring a great passion to the game and will be a great great asset to our program.
During his playing days, Courtney was a standout at Southern University. He averaged 15 ppg over his career while earning Newcomer of the Year honor during 1999-2000 season, as well as 2nd team All Conference during the 1999-2000 and 2000-01 seasons.
JH Boys Coach
Coach Downs, the current head high school coach at Ames High School, joined the Attack staff in 2011 to coach our now 7th grade boys team. Coach Downs has coached some very good teams at Ames High, including having coaches Doug McDermott and Harrison Barnes, and it is great to have Vance be a part of the Attack coaching staff. Coach Downs was honored as the USA Today Coach of the Year in 2010. Vance brings a wealth of knowledge to the gym and has been a great mentor to other Attack coaches during his time with AIA.
JH Boys Coach
Kade joined All Iowa Attack staff in 2012 after playing for All Iowa Attack for most of his AAU career. He played basketball for a year at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa before transferring to Iowa State. Kade was a multi-sport athlete at Iowa Falls high school. He played football and basketball, received multiple first team all conference and all district honors in both sports as well as academic honors.