Kilsyth juniors Jamie Ahale and Josh Kunen are set to tip-off their 2020/21 NCAA collegiate campaigns this week.
Ahale enters his senior season with the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC), where he looks to take on a larger role under new head coach, Luke Yaklich. Yaklich won an NCAA championship as an assistant at the University of Michigan, and is expected to turn the Flames into a Horizon League conference powerhouse. The sharpshooting Ahale excelled both on and off the court in 2019-20, as he was named to the Horizon League All-Academic Team and the NABC Honors Court.
Ahale and the Flames open their new season on the road against Northern Illinois University on Thursday November 26, 11.00am (AEST).
Veteran wing Ben Ursich has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Ursich was a key contributor to the Cobras once again in 2023, averaging 8.7 points and 4.7 rebounds per game, while ranking third on the team in three point makes (30) and percentage (35.3 3FG%). The Maroondah Magic junior
Mitch Dielemans has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Dielemans enjoyed a strong 2023 NBL1 campaign with the Cobras, averaging a career-high 8.9 points per game to go along with 2.2 assists per game, shooting team-bests of 40.3% from three point range and 80.3% from the foul line. He recoded