The Kilsyth Junior Cobras consist of the top basketball players from Kilsyth Basketball’s Junior Domestic Basketball Competition. Our Junior Cobras compete in the Victorian Junior Basketball League (VJBL) a state-wide Friday night competition.
The Junior Cobras program currently has 34 Boys and Girls teams spanning from Under-12’s to Under-20’s with games played within the Metropolitan region and expanding into country areas such as Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Gippsland and the Mornington Peninsula.
The Junior Cobras program is one of Victoria’s most successful, as evident by the success of our Homegrown SEABL teams. Led by Kilsyth’s Manager of Basketball Operations and former NBL and Under-17 Australian Men’s Head Coach, Mark Watkins, the Junior Cobras pathway into elite Senior basketball is the envy of rival associations.
Under 18-1 Boys; 2016 Victorian Championship Gold Medal Game
ABOUT THE LEAGUE
HIGHEST LEVEL Junior Competition in Australia
OVER 1,200 teams compete weekly across 78 VENUES
12,000 registered players from 54 Associations
YEAR ROUND competition, with games played from November to September
Cobras teams play an average of 50 GAMES per season, including tournaments
The Cobra Men have added another significant piece to their 2018 SEABL roster, signing import combo guard Isaac Turner. A graduate of Saint Vincent College in Pennsylvania, USA, Turner spent the past three seasons in Australia as a member of the Sutherland Sharks in the NSW Waratah League, where left handed speedster established himself
The Lady Cobras have added a huge piece to their roster for the 2018 SEABL season, re-signing reigning league MVP Angela Beadle. Beadle was a revelation for the Lady Cobras during her first season in Australia, with the centre’s low post dominance helping her earn the SEABL’s top honour while also helping lead Kilsyth
The Lady Cobras have signed exciting combo guard Chelsea D’Angelo for the 2018 SEABL season. “I am really excited to be playing with the Kilsyth Cobras next season under (Lady Cobras coach) Sam Woosnam,” D’Angelo said. “It will be a great opportunity to further develop my game by playing alongside some of the