The K&MDBA won the largest Association for the 16th time in 17 year’s and regained the award after Knox were the 2008 winners. With the two new courts at the Kilsyth Sports Centre due for completion in mid 2010, growth is again on the cards for the K&MDBA.
Congratulations to all the junior domestic clubs, after school basketball teams and senior domestic teams on winning this important award.
Grant Wallace was the winner of the Jack Carter Memorial Award as the Administrator of the Year for 2009. Wallace was an instrumental leader for Kilsyth Basketball throughout 2009. He was heavily involved in the organisation of the April 2009 Basketball Managers Convention and worked tirelessly on the negotiations for the two new courts at the Kilsyth Sports Centre.
Swinburne Kilsyth Lady Cobras Head Coach Cheryl Chambers took out the Female Coach of the Year Award for taking the 2008/09 Bulleen Boomers team to the Grand Final. Chambers was the 2008/09 WNBL Coach of the Year and signed with Kilsyth in October 2009 as the Swinburne Lady Cobras new Head Coach.
Congratulations to both Grant and Cheryl on winning their individual awards and all those within the Association who have contributed to making the K&MDBA the largest Association in Victoria.
Your Kilsyth Cobras play host to the Eltham Wildcats in the NBL1 Game of the Week on Saturday night. The Cobras look to defend home court in a key late season doubleheader, with the Women needing a win to stay in postseason contention, while the 11-6 Men look to continue their rapid rise up
The Kilsyth Cobra VYC Women and Men have each secured postseason berths, with the VYC Finals tipping-off this weekend. Claire Knight’s Cobra Women clinched the Terrill Conference #4 seed, and will head to Altona to take on the Gators on Saturday night (7.30pm) in an Elimination Final. A win would see the Cobras advance
A primetime NBL1 home showdown and VYC regular season finale highlight a huge weekend of home hoops for your Kilsyth Cobras. The NBL1 Cobras play host to the Waverley Falcons on Saturday night (Women 6pm, Men 8pm), in a key late season doubleheader. The Cobra Women (7-9) take on a Falcons team (8-6) in