The Swinburne Kilsyth Cobras and Kilsyth Basketball are happy to announce Joel Naburgs as the newest addition to the Swinburne Kilsyth Cobras Round 13 line up.

Joel has spent the past four years playing College Basketball with Stetson University (NCAA 1) in Florida, where he enjoyed a career high 27 points against Florida Gulf Coast as part of a stellar final year.

Joel started his playing career with Kilsyth Basketball, eventually playing for the Kilsyth Cobras in the Victorian Youth League (Big V). He averaged 23.4 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game and earned himself League MVP honors with the Cobras. During his time in the Victorian Youth League Joel enjoyed game highs of 46 and 47 points in back to back games, he was also the MVP of the Melbourne Youth League, an enviable accomplishment.

In his career at Stetson Naburgs set a Stetson record with 171 three-pointers. His 27 points, eight field goals, and six three-pointers in his best senior game were all career highs, topping his previous best of 20 points in 2011. Naburgs assist total also placed him in the top 10 all-time at Stetson with 275 career assists.


Position: Guard
Height:   193cm
Weight:   91 kg
D.O.B:     Feb 22, 1990

We look forward to cheering Joel on in his first SEABL game this Sunday