2018 VJBL SUPERCATS TEAMS

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE All teams are subject to change at the discretion of Basketball Geelong’s Director of Pathways and Development before, during and after the Geelong Junior Tournament in Nov 2017.  This will allow the coaches to have a look at the teams in game play situations before the confirming teams for the 2017/18 VJBL Season and 2018 Victorian Country State … Read More

VJBL Grand Final Preview

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It’s Grand Final week for four of our regions young guns. The Supercats U16B2, U16B3, U14G1, and U18G2 all head into VJBL finals this Friday and Saturday night. The U16 Boys 2’s and 3’s will take on each other in a guaranteed Supercats win on Saturday night, while the two remaining girls teams will play Friday night. U16 Boys 2 … Read More

Near record numbers attend try outs

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More than 345 kids have put their best foot forward at the Supercats 2018 VJBL Try Outs. Director of Pathways and Development David Herbert was ecstatic with the numbers noting that the numbers will allow us to have a minimum of 2 teams in all girls age groups and at least 3 teams, but more like 4 teams in all … Read More

Basketball Geelong’s future female leaders step up

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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

2018 VJBL COACHES

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GIRLS Under 20 Girls – Damian Withers Having coached for 7 years domestically with the Lara Giants and now 5 Years with the Supercats program Damian Withers will take on one of the most exciting positions of 2018. Years in the making and with 3 strong years of playing numbers at 16 and 18 girls, Damian will launch the Supercats … Read More

VJBL 11.08.2017

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Weekly reports are updated as provided by the coaches. Opposition Altona Score 55-50 Venue Altona Basketball Stadium Match Report After a close first half, the Gators got out to a 4 point lead in the third quarter. Showing great resilience, the Super-kittens pegged that back and some, able to extend the lead to seven points early in the fourth quarter. … Read More

VJBL 04.08.2017

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Weekly reports are updated as provided by the coaches. Opposition Bulleen 2 Score 44-33 Venue The Geelong Arena Match Report The Supercats took care of business at home, getting one back on Bulleen after an early season loss to the Boomers. Evening the season series at 1-1, Geelong further consolidated 3rd spot in VJL1 with an 11-5 record. Best Players … Read More

VJBL 28.07.2017

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Weekly reports are updated as provided by the coaches. Opposition Nunawading 3 Score 36-35 Venue Vermont South Match Report Despite Nunawading being on the bottom of the ladder, they have been having a positive second half of the season, beating us by 4 points the last time we played them. In addition, they lost to the top team, Bulleen, by … Read More

VJBL 21.07.2017

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Weekly reports are updated as provided by the coaches. Opposition Camberwell Score 49-46 Venue Balwyn High School Match Report After establishing an early lead, Camberwell came back at Geelong in the second-quarter to narrow the lead back to 4 points. After pushing the margin back out in the third, the Supercats could never get the lead above double-digits and faced … Read More

VJBL 30.06.2017

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Weekly reports are updated as provided by the coaches. Opposition Hawthorn 3 Score 53-37 Venue The Geelong Arena Match Report After another slow start, the Supercats ended the first quarter up by just three points over the Magic. Extending that lead to 7 at halftime, Geelong outscored Hawthorn 13-4 in the third quarter to hold a strong position going into … Read More