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Our Vision

At Superior Sports Saramento, our vision extends beyond the playing field. We are committed to fostering excellence in athletics while supporting the overall educational journey of every student. Our belief is that sports can be a powerful tool in shaping a well-rounded individual, both physically and intellectually.

Our Mission

Our mission at Superior Sports is multifaceted. We aim to instill the positive values of athletics such as sportsmanship, teamwork, cooperation, and competition. We believe these values are fundamental not just in sports, but in life. Our programs are tailored to provide as many students as possible the opportunity to engage in and enjoy various athletic activities. Through our quality recess program, we strive to create an environment where students can build friendships, learn about team sports, and grow both personally and collectively.

A Proven Track Record

Since our inception in 2020, Superior Sports has been at the forefront of providing exceptional enrichment programming to the vibrant community of Sacramento. We take pride in our commitment to enhancing the educational and athletic experiences of over 25,000 students across various local school districts.

At Superior Sports, we are more than just an enrichment program provider. We are a team dedicated to creating positive and lasting impacts in the lives of the students we engage with. By continuously developing and refining our programs, we commit to being a pillar in the community, helping shape a brighter, healthier, and more inclusive future for our youth.

What Superior Sports Offers

Promoting Active and Healthy Lifestyles

At Superior Sports, we are dedicated to providing dynamic opportunities that encourage children to embrace an active and fit lifestyle. Our diverse range of programs plays a crucial role in contributing to their overall health and well-being.

Combatting Childhood Obesity

Understanding the challenges of modern sedentary lifestyles, our programs are meticulously designed to engage children in physical activities. This proactive approach is key in addressing and reducing the risk of childhood obesity.

Overcoming Fear in Sports

We believe in creating an inclusive and supportive environment where fear and hesitation in sports are addressed and overcome. Our aim is to make youth sports accessible, enjoyable, and confidence-boosting for every child, regardless of their skill level.

Fostering Unity and Team Spirit

Through our sports and competition programs, we bring young people together, nurturing a strong sense of community and camaraderie. We emphasize the importance of unity, teamwork, and collective spirit in all our activities.

Developing Life Skills Beyond The Field

Our commitment extends beyond just physical training. We focus on instilling vital life skills such as sportsmanship, teamwork, accountability, character, and discipline. These skills are essential for personal development and success both on and off the field.

Cultivating Respect and Love for Sports

We nurture a culture of respect within our programs – respect for the game, for peers, and for oneself. This approach helps in cultivating a lifelong appreciation and love for sports, encouraging students to continue engaging in physical activities throughout their lives.

Our team is comprised of genuinely gifted minds

A key to our success is our dedicated team of bilingual staff, adept at building strong, nurturing relationships with students, families, schools, and communities. This diversity and linguistic capability allow us to connect more deeply with our audience, ensuring that every child feels understood and supported.

Ala Tayeh

Founder, CEO & President
Ala Tayeh has been involved in the educational sports industry for 8 years. He has played sports his entire life and specifically loves basketball, track, and football. Ala has many years of supervisory experience, he excels at staff management, communication, organization, strategy, sales, writing and negotiating business proposals. Ala hopes to make a positive difference in the lives of the students he services.

Nihayeh Tayeh

Co-Founder & Vice President
Nihayeh Tayeh has worked for 10 years with disabled children at various school districts. She has dedicated 4 years to Superior Sports and Academics with the creation of all academic components. Her strengths are program development, fiscal management, quality control, and employee training. Her attention to detail and structure is exceptional. Nihayeh provides unparalleled support to the team through her leadership, communication, and equity practices.

Debbie Thach

Chief Operating Officer
Debbie Thach graduated from CSU, Chico with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology. Debbie has experience working in the Fitness Industry as a personal trainer, group instructor, aquatics instructor and lifeguard for 10 years. Debbie is a problem solver and analytical thinker who manages SSA’s program development, fiscal procedures and administrative policies.

Natalie Daugherty

General Manager
Natalie Daugherty has worked for Superior Sports and Academics for over 5 years. She graduated from California State University of Sacramento with a degree in Kinesiology. Natalie played basketball at collegiate level and is currently a competitive boxer. Natalie has a wide array of expertise in many leadership and managerial roles such as Program Director, Regional Leadership Trainer for Coaching Corps Youth Development, and a YMCA coach. Natalie specializes in creating a positive environment, personnel management, conflict management and has impressive leadership skills.

Join us at Superior Sports

Ready to bring Superior Sports to your school? Contact us today to learn more about our program and how we can be a part of your school’s journey toward active learning and development.