COVID-19 Update: July 15, 2021

COVID Update: effective 11.59pm Thursday July 15:   As of 11.59pm Thursday July 15, all Kilsyth Basketball programs and competitions are suspended in accordance with the Victorian Government’s announcement of a 5-day snap lockdown.   Further updates will be announced once they become available. Mental Health and Support Resources Remember to look after yourself and

Josh Duach Headed to NBA Global Academy

Cobras junior Josh Duach has received a scholarship to attend the NBA Global Academy in Canberra.   NBA Global Academy is an elite basketball training centre at Basketball Australia’s (BA) Centre of Excellence at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra, Australia. NBA Global Academy is a partnership with BA and serves as the

Young guns Young, Booth, make NBL1 jump

Kilsyth juniors Nikita Young and Georgia Booth have signed with the NBL1 Cobra Women for the 2021 season.   The dynamic backcourt duo join the NBL1 Cobras for their rookie campaigns, earning a full time call-up after impressing head coach Hannah Lowe standout preseasons. The pair are set to give Lowe’s team an explosive punch

Holiday Closure and Return Dates

Happy Holidays from Kilsyth Basketball!    See our Holiday closure and re-opening dates below. Senior Domestic competitions will resume on Sunday January 10, with Junior Domestic competitions set to return in late January.   Holiday Hours: Thursday December 17, 2020 to Sunday January 17, 2021: Stadium Closed Monday January 18, 2021: Stadium Front Office re-opens

Team Sheet Fee Decrease for all Domestic Competitions

Following a successful opening week of domestic basketball, we are pleased to announce that we will be reducing all team sheet fees by $5, effective Sunday December 6, 2020.   Currently our team sheet fees have increased due to a number of factors to keep our competitions in compliance with current COVID-19 restrictions. This increase

Junior Domestic Summer 2020-21 Dates Released

Competition dates for the Junior Domestic Summer 2020-21 have been released. Junior Girls – Tuesday Commencing Tuesday 1st December 2020 – Tuesday 15th December 2020 Christmas Break Recommencing Tuesday 2nd February 2021 – Tuesday 30th March 2021   Junior Girls – Wednesday Commencing Wednesday 2nd   December 2020 – Wednesday 16th December 2020 Christmas Break Recommencing

Hamish MacDonald commits to Baker University

Cobra Hamish MacDonald is college-bound, signing with Baker University in Kansas, USA.   MacDonald – an SEBC Saints junior –  enjoyed an impressive 2019 and start to 2020 on court, helping lead the VYC Cobra Men to a postseason appearance last season and the U21 Cobras to the Eltham-Dandenong Tournament championship in January.   The

Hamish MacDonald signs with Baker College

Cobra Hamish MacDonald is college-bound, signing with Baker University in Kansas, USA.   MacDonald, an SEBC Saints junior, enjoyed an impressive 2019 and start to 2020 on court, helping lead the VYC Cobra Men to a postseason appearance last season and the U21 Cobras to the Eltham-Dandenong Tournament championship in January.   The athletic, versatile

Basketball is Back! Junior Competitions set to return on July 20

Basketball is officially set to return to Kilsyth, with our Junior Domestic competitions set to resume on July 20.   Aligned with Basketball Victoria’s Return to Sport Guidelines – COVID-19 Recovery Plan, Kilsyth Basketball Junior Domestic indoor competitions, programs and trainings will officially resume under BV’s ‘Orange-50’ level of reactivation. Forecasted return dates are as

Return to Play Plan – Junior Domestic

The past six weeks have been incredibly challenging for everyone in our community, and this is especially prevalent for Kilsyth Basketball as a community sporting organisation.   Over the past six weeks we have put in place various initiatives to protect the long-term sustainability of  our association. These initiatives have included: Online Basketball Activities –

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