"They both came in at the same time for the interview and I could see they work well together," said Rivera, who hired the tandem in early May. "I asked them who would be the head coach and they said they would work together and they want to create a family environment.
"Kevin's got some head coaching experience and Jayme, with her coaching background, can serve also as the female role model."
Kiyomura served as a junior varsity coach and assistant varsity coach at Garden Grove Pacifica from 1990-92 and has coached high school players in the Asian League in which Japanese-American students compete on fellowship all-star teams.
Kiyomura-Chan served as head coach for the Pasadena High girls' basketball team from 1998-2003 and as an assistant with the Pasadena City College women's basketball program from 2003-08.