With over five decades of outstanding contributors to the game of basketball, one of Australia’s largest basketball associations now has a place to display its celebrated history.
Officially unveiled in March, 2015, the Kilsyth Basketball Hall of Fame houses Hall of Fame inductees, honours Players, Coaches and Officials who have represented Kilsyth Basketball at the National and International level, and features a collection of memorabilia spanning several decades, including a scaled replica of Hugh McMenamin Court.
The Hall of Fame is always open for viewing, so visitors are welcome to check out a unique display of the history of Kilsyth Basketball at any time.
Bridging both past and present, the Kilsyth Basketball Hall of Fame is truly one of a kind, as are its nine inaugural inductees below:
A quintet of Kilsyth Basketball representatives wrapped up a massive week at the U20 Australian Junior Championships in Gosford, NSW, leading Victoria to a trio of Gold Medals. Kilsyth junior Josh Kunen and SEABL newcomer Sean MacDonald led the Victorian Men to Gold, as they defeated South Australia, 72-59, in the Men’s Grand Final. Kunen and MacDonald
Kilsyth Basketball’s Jan McMenamin has been nominated for the Maroondah City Council Citizen of the Year Award for 2017. Jan was nominated as part of the Council’s 2018 Australia Day Awards, which honoured the outstanding contributions from its citizens within the local community over the past year. Jan’s nomination stems from her contributions to
Tennis/basketball star and ANZ Australia TV sensation Dylan Alcott has won his fourth consecutive Australian Open title. A member of the Cobras 2017 National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL) team, Dylan also took home the Open doubles title with partner Heath Davidson.