Koonung Comets Newsletter May 2015

Koonung Comets Newsletter May 2015

Check out all the latest news including President's Report, Summer Season review,the Grand Final winning teams, Most Determined Grand final players, Player profiles - Matt Clausen & the Rizzo twins, Dear Dr James and much much more

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We would like contributions for future newsletters, so write an article about your team or something you have seen and send it to us and we will put it in the next newsletter.


Skills & Coach Development Sessions

Skills Development Session

We are looking to offer an additional Skill Development session this Term for players who would like to improve their basketball. 

Any players may express interest in attending however preference will be give to U11 & U13 Boys and Girls (not playing Representative basketball) but keen to learn.  The sessions will be run by experienced Koonung coaches.

Date: Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm or 5:30-6:30pm

Cost: $50 per player for Term 2

These sessions proceeding will depend on there being sufficient numbers, so to register an "Expressions of Interest" please click here

Coach Development Sessions

These sessions will be aimed at:

- New coaches

- Anyone considering coaching in the future

- Any parent who would like to learn more about the fundamentals of Basketball

We have not finalised the format of these sessions and we are seeking feedback from participants, as to what they would like to see in these sessions.

If you would be interested in participating in these sessions please register an "Expressions of Interest" by clicking here

For any queries, please email


Registration for Winter 2015 still OPEN

Registration for the Winter season 2015 is still open. 

*** New players wanted ***

We have Under 9s (for children born in 2006, 2007 or 2008), no experience necessary, all the way up to Under 19s (born 1/7/1995 to 31/12/1997).

Everyone is required to register online to ensure we have accurate, updated contact information.  It should only take 5 minutes, so the sooner you can complete it, the sooner we have an indication of numbers for next season.

To register (click here)

To organise payment (click here)

Our Registration and Grading day is on Sunday 15th February, and we would like to see as many players as possible.  For more information (click here)

If you are NOT playing Winter season can you please email us and let us know.

Kind regards

Koonung Comets Coaching Committee


We're Back

Hope everyone is enjoying the break. Fixtures for the last four rounds are up on the website and attached.

First game back is Saturday 31st January.

Training will recommence on Monday 2nd February.

Kind regards

Koonung Comets Coaching Committee


AGM Change of Date

The Annual General Meeting will now be held on the 5th of November, 7.30pm at Box Hill North Primary School

Everyone is welcome to attend

We are also looking for new committee members so please come along if your are interested

Our President Tony Cope has penned an open letter to the Koonung Community

You can read it here