2019 VJBL Team Selections

deanNews, VJBL

Basketball Geelong wishes to congratulate the following players who have been selected to represent the Luina Geelong Supercats in the 2019 Melbourne Utd. Victorian Junior Basketball League (MUVJBL). It is a great honour to represent the Supercats and with over 500 kids attending try outs this year the selection process was extremely tough. We would like to thank everyone that … Read More

2017/18 USA Tour Blog

deanNews, VJBL

Our thanks to Npire for organising an action packed tour for our travelling Supercats players and Coaches. And we are done… Didn’t lose anyone! 😁 #thanksall 👌🏼 Day 19 The very last update! We met up at midday to check out of the hotel, walked down to pier 39 and had some free time to do any last minute souvenir shopping – we … Read More

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

deanNews, VJBL

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

deanNews, VJBL

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

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

2018/19 VJBL COACHES

deanNews, VJBL

Our line-up of Victorian Junior Basketball League Coaches has gone to a new level with our age group program leaders appointed for 2018/19. Our age group leaders will take charge of the first team in their respective age groups while mentoring the other coaches from our lower division teams to ensure consistency of training and game strategy. Further coaching announcements … 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