NOTICE OF BUSINESS 2021 (for the year 1 Jan 2020 to 31 December 2020) Annual General Meeting of Members   The 2021 Kilsyth & Mountain District Basketball Association Inc Victoria Annual General Meeting will be held: On: Wednesday 26th May 2021 at 7.00pm Via: Video conference online (instructions will follow after you RSVP) Voting entitlements

Cobras fall to rival Raiders

The NBL1 Cobras have fallen short in the first round of the battle for the Ashes trophy, with the Women and Men both losing on the road to the rival Knox Raiders on Saturday night.   The Cobra Women fell victim to a second half run to lose to the Raiders, 82-70, as they dropped

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

VYC Cobra Women, Men, Continue Winning Ways

The VYC Cobra Men and Women have continued their blistering start to the 2021 season, recording big road wins over Dandenong and Altona, respectively.   The Cobra Men took down Dandenong on Saturday night in a battle of the Watson Conference’s top two teams, defeating the Rangers, 75-66 to move to 5-1 on the season.

Kilsyth joins forces with Phoenix, Knox and Frankston to create the ‘Heartland Tournament’

This year the South East Melbourne Phoenix is proudly supporting the first ever ‘Heartland Tournament’ for domestic teams across the South East on Melbourne Cup weekend.   The tournament will be run by the Kilsyth, Knox and Frankston basketball associations and give domestic clubs across the South East the opportunity to play like their Heartland

Cobras work overtime for nail biting opening night win

They may be new faces, but they still know how to excite. The new-look NBL1 Women tipped-off their season in in style on Saturday night, pulling away late in overtime for a thrilling 84-74 win at home over the Waverley Falcons.   In a game featuring some wild momentum swings, coach Hannah Lowe’s showed some

Jeffs’ Game Winner gives Cobras stunning opening night NBL1 victory

It had been over 500 days since the NBL1 Cobras played a regular season game, but boy was it worth the wait.   Corey Jeffs drilled a last second three pointer to give the Cobra Men a thrilling 69-68 win over the Waverley Falcons on Saturday night to tip-off the 2021 season in spectacular fashion.

Cobras add elite paint protector Deng Riak

The Kilsyth Cobra Men have made a huge interior addition on the eve of the NBL1 season, signing centre Deng Riak.   A graduate of the University of Akron, Riak gives the Cobras an elite defender and rim protector, with the ability to stretch the floor offensively and finish above the rim. During his two

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

Sarah Haberfield Re-Signs with Cobras

Kilsyth Junior Sarah Haberfield has re-signed with the NBL1 Cobra Women for the 2021 season.   Haberfield took great strides in her basketball in 2019, where she enjoyed a standout VYC season and helped the NBL1 Cobras win the league’s inaugural championship. The speedy guard has continued to impress in the early going of 2021,