25 Most Influential People

deanNews

Basketball Geelong is only weeks away from a history defining moment in the association long and prestigious existence. The opening of the clubs very own stadium at 20 Crows Road, Belmont (to be known as AWA Alliance Bank Stadium). The opening of this stadium will provide Basketball Geelong the opportunity to honour our history like never before. With this in … Read More

2017 Award Winners

deanBig V, GBL, News, SEABL

Basketball Geelong and the Luina Geelong Supercats congratulate all winners from last nights 2017 Awards Night. Special mention to Mark Brunger (Clubman of the year) and the McNicol Family (Volunteer of the year) who dedicate countless hours of their lives to making our association as good as it can be. Whether that’s by working on SEABL and BigV Game Nights … Read More

Geelong to host AJC in 2018

deanNews

GEELONG TO HOST U18 AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS AND KEVIN COOMBS CUP Basketball Australia is excited to reveal the location of the Under-18 Australian Championships and Kevin Coombs Cup with Basketball Geelong hosting the event from April 21-28. Over 100 games will be played across eight days with every state and territory represented through the three competitions. Many of Australia’s future stars … Read More

GBL WRAP – Finals Round 1 – W17

aaronlothianGBL, News

GBL WRAP – Finals Round 1 The opening round of the 2017 GBL finals series has seen an upset to kick off men’s competition. A 6-0 start in the first 40 seconds set the tone as 4th placed YMCA upset 3rd placed Lara Giants 71-57 in a low scoring affair. The combination of Lewis Varley (22 points) and Emerson Varley … Read More

Basketball Geelong’s future female leaders step up

deanNews, VJBL

Basketball Geelong is excited to announce the appointment of four female coaches to our VJBL ranks. Kat Herbert will return to Geelong to coach the U12 Boys 1, while Caitlin Shadbolt, Makayla Armour and Holly Robinson have all accepting Assistant Coach roles within our junior girls program. Following a number of years with Westgate Basketball Association where she started the … Read More

BigV Men’s Coaching Applications

deanBig V, News

Basketball Geelong is calling on applications for the positions of Head Coach and Assistant Coach for both the BigV Division One Men and Youth League Men’s teams. Interested applicants should complete the form below to apply. Short listed candidates will be interviewed with an expected appointment of the coaches in early October. Applicants will need to be available for Open … Read More

Grand Final Preview

deanNews, SEABL

Luina Geelong Lady Supercats (2st East Conference 18-4) vs. Bendigo (1st South Conference 14-8) @ Kilsyth Sports Centre, Saturday 5:30pm LUINA Geelong Lady Supercats coach David Herbert has played down the significance of his team’s two wins over Bendigo during the regular season ahead of Saturday night’s All-SEABL Championship clash at Kilsyth Sports Centre. The Lady Supercats posted a 26-point … Read More

GBL WRAP – Round 19 – W17

aaronlothianGBL, News

GBL WRAP – Round 19 The final round of the 2017 GBL Championship season kicked off with Deakin securing a last second win thanks to a Jeremy Diamond game winning tip in, final scores 67-65. Diamond led the way for Deakin, scoring a game high 23 points. Well supported by 19 points from Jesse Burn and 18 from Kirk Harris. … Read More

SEABL Conference Final Review

deanNews, SEABL

Luina Geelong Lady Supercats 62 (S. Blicavs 20, C. Brancatisano 15, E. Rolph 13, I. Brancatisano 11) def. Kilsyth 43 (M. Garrick 19) @ Kilsyth Sports Centre, Saturday night A STUNNING defensive effort has been the catalyst for the Luina Geelong Lady Supercats to claim their first ever SEABL conference title. The Lady Supercats held Kilsyth to just 43 points … Read More

GBL WRAP – Round 18 – W17

aaronlothianGBL, News

GBL WRAP – Round 18   The penultimate round of GBL Division 1 regular season action has opened with YMCA claiming a narrow victory over a competitive Sharks outfit 67-57. Young big man Jack Terrill has continued his break out season, leading all scorers with 16 points. Chris Brown and Emerson Varley provided the support with 12 points apiece. Sharks … Read More