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EASTERN MAVERICKS DISTRICT BASKETBALL CLUB AGM 2018

The Eastern Mavericks AGM will held on Wednesday 21st November at 7pm at the St Francis de Sales Community Sport Centre.

All Members are invited to attend to support your club.

Positions declared vacant

  • Vice President (2 year term)
  • Secretary (2 year term)
  • Treasurer (2 year term)
  • General committee members (1 year term)

Please complete the attached form Committee-nomination-2018 and return to [email protected]

 

 

SENIOR MEN HEAD COACH APPOINTMENT

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CONGRATULATIONS TO JASON WARHURST – SENIOR MEN HEAD COACH APPOINTMENT
Eastern Mavericks District Basketball Club congratulates Jason Warhurst on his re-appointment to the Senior Men Head Coach position.
Jason has been re-appointed to the Senior Men Head Coach role which he has held since 2015 . Jason is a former Premier League player from the inaugural 1995/6 team when Mt Lofty Spurs and Murray Bridge Bullets formed the Eastern Mavericks District Basketball Club, and member of the 2004 Premiership Team coached by Richard Hill. Jason is also a Life Member of EMDBC.
Jason has extensive coaching experience at a Junior District Level and also an Accredited NCAS Level 2 Coach. With 3 years as Senior Men’s Head Coach, 14 years of Junior coaching with Eastern, 4 years at SA Country Basketball both State and National level, Jason is highly accredited in his Coaching Career.
Jason held the position of Junior Boys Basketball Manager for 8 years, and has mentored and developed many junior coaches and players for Eastern Mavericks during that time.
Jason has a clear view of the brand of basketball that Eastern Mavericks should play
PLAY SMART
PLAY HARD
PLAY TOGETHER
This complements Eastern Mavericks 3 D’s
DETERMINATION
DEDICATION
DISCIPLINE
We look forward to the upcoming Premier League Season with the commencement of the summer program in October and again congratulate on his appointment.
Welcome Jason Warhurst as Senior Men – Head Coach 2018-2020 Eastern Mavericks District Basketball Club Committee
29 August 2018

 

2018/19 Junior Coaching Announcements

On behalf of Karen Williams, Basketball Manager, we’d like to announce the successful candidates for Junior Head Coach for the 2018/19 season;

GIRLS

U10 Girls – Head Coach
TBC

U12 Girls – Head Coach
James Rattus

U14 Girls – Head Coach
Shaun Bell

U16 Girls – Head Coach
Scott Rattus

U18 Girls – Head Coach
Mitchell Stanbury

BOYS
U10 Boys – Head Coach
Dan Wray

U12 Boys – Head Coach
Michael Williams

U14 Boys – Head Coach
Marc Maddaford

U16 Boys – Head Coach
Andrew McFee (Gunner)

U18 Boys – Head Coach
Dan Stratford

We aim to announce Division 2 Coaches post Trials.

APPOINTMENT SENIOR WOMEN’S COACH

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The Club is excited to announce the official appointment of Mark Billington to the senior program as Senior Women’s Coach. We welcome Mark as he transitions smoothly from juniors to seniors bringing with him a wealth of Basketball knowledge, strategy and over 8 years of coaching experience all within the Eastern Mavericks Club. Mark has also achieved a great deal with Strathalbyn’s DNSP programs and accolades through SA Country attaining bronze and gold medal games.

Mark stood above all other applicants with the added benefit of recruiting within the Mavs Family.
We wish to express our deepest and sincerest thanks to outgoing Coach, Nathon Jones who has stepped down to spend more time with his young family.

Please join us in wishing Nathon all the best in the future and will no doubt still see him around the stadium as well as welcoming Mark to his new exciting role.

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Eastern Mavericks District Basketball Club Junior Trials 2018

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Eastern Mavericks District Basketball Club junior trials for the 2018-2019 season are being held on Sunday 12th August 2018. Please see attached poster for age group trial times.

All trialling players must pay a $50 deposit on the day, which will be deducted from their 2018/19 season fees. All trialling players must arrive 20 mins prior to their scheduled trial time to complete the Player Registration form and pay the trial fee at the Registration Desk.

Player Registration Forms are located here Registration-form-2018-2019

For more information contact Basketball Manager Karen Williams : 0434 858 805

 

PREMIER LEAGUE HOME GAME & PINK NIGHT

[Cancer  Foundation Fundraiser]

Eastern Mavericks v Woodville Warriors

Rockit Performing Arts – Cheer Leaders 

Venue: Adelaide Hills Recreation Centre

Time: Women Tip Off 6.30pm

Time: Men Tip Off 8.15pm

Other fundraisers include:

  • Pink T-shirts for sale [% of sales to Breast Cancer Research]
  • Pink Ball Half Time [Men’s Game] throw game
  • Donation tins

U12 Boys Rostered Duty

 

 

CARNIVAL INFORMATION BOOKLET – Classics & Nunawading 2018

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please find attached Booklet for the

MEDIBANK NATIONAL JUNIOR CLASSICS  2018  & NUNAWADING TOURNAMENT  2018

 

We wish all players / coaches and parents all the best for the upcoming Carnivals.

There are 9 teams travelling to Melbourne and we wish you all a fun time and safe journey.

Remember to take lots of pictures and post to our  Eastern Mavericks Facebook page.

Our media guru Tracey-Lee will be anxiously waiting to post all your photos.

For those who use Instagram watch out for the news on Facebook!!!!

 

Carnival-Handbook-2018

 

3D’s of Eastern Mavericks

 

DEDICATION

DETERTMINATION

DISCIPLINE

 

Eastern Mavericks Committee

on behalf of

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT OF BASKETBALL MANAGER

Eastern Mavericks welcomes Karen Williams in the role of Basketball Manager for the remainder of the 2018 season.

Karen has been associated with Eastern Mavericks and District Basketball for a long period of time.

Karen Williams – Player/Referee/Coach/Team Manager/Stadium Manager/Administrator

Played and represented Griffith, Riverina, Mildura & Broken Hill at State Championships and Country Leagues.

Refereed Country and District level from the age of 13.

Coached junior and senior level basketball including assisting in ITC Program.

Managed Junior SA Country State teams at Australian Country Cup and National Championships.

Stadium Manager and Games Manager Broken Hill for 8 years.

Games Commissioner Eastern Mavericks for approx. 3 years

Karen has two children who both played Premier League for Eastern Mavericks. Her son Steve then being accepted into American College for Basketball and daughter Amanda being selected to play for Adelaide Lightning.

Karen’s husband Michael also coached Eastern Mavericks Womens Premier League Team for many years.

Moving forward, the key focus for the Basketball Manager in the first instance will be:

  • Attendances at Training/Games/Carnivals; Policies and procedures – ensuring that these are followed for non- attendance
  • Player Development across all age groups – integration from each age group
  • Setting up key training development programs for Skill Development especially for the U10/12 age group
  • Recruitment from all feeder Associations – regular visits to these associations
  • Participation – especially for Carnivals – following policies etc for this and ensuring that all players are committed to the team and attending Carnivals
  • Coach Development & Coach recruitment – ensuring all coaches have opportunity for PD and encouraging to attend those opportunities for training, especially courses offered by Basketball Australia with key speakers etc

 

We thank Karen for accepting this role and we welcome her to the 2018 Season.

Karen will be out and about at games /training and will be travelling to Melbourne for Classics/Nunawading.

Marg van Schaijik

President

on behalf of EMDBC Committee

29/5/2018