VJBL U21 BOYS WESTGATE IMPERIALS TRYOUTS

REP TEAM TRYOUTS SEASON 2019/20

Westgate Basketball Association would like to invite all interested U21 Boys to register for our upcoming Westgate Imperials representative basketball tryouts for the 2019/2020 season.


TRYOUT INFORMATION:

  • When: 18th & 25th October 7pm to 9pm
  • Location: RecWest Braybrook, 39 Lily St, Braybrook
  • Registration cost: $20 (must be paid online no later than 17th October)
  • Closed Tryout Sessions, no parents or spectators
  • Players must wear shorts and reversible singlet or bring an extra singlet light/dark
  • No Imperials or other Rep team uniforms or apparel to be worn
  • Players must bring a basketball and drink bottle


PLAYER SELECTION & TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT:

Unfortunately, players undertaking the Imperials Tryout process are not guaranteed a position in any team.


Players will be notified, and teams announced week commencing 28th October.  Teams may not be finalised until after the first phase of VJBL grading.


If you are interested in being a part of the Westgate Imperials U21 squad and have a legitimate reason as to why you are unable to attend the tryout sessions, please contact Head Coach Des Radoslovic on 0402 066 543.


Further Questions? Contact us


If you have previously played in the VJBL for another association, please ensure you bring your signed Permission to Train form to Tryouts or email to imperials@westgatebasketball.com.au prior.

WHAT IS REPRESENTATIVE BASKETBALL

If you're new to representative basketball, please take the time familiarise yourself with the Imperials Basketball program and the commitment to playing in the Victorian Junior Basketball League

u21 boys coach - Des Radoslovic

Westgate Basketball are pleased to announce Des will be joining the Imperials as our U21s Boys coach and Men's Pathways Coach. Des in a Footscray resident and has a strong connection to basketball in the Inner West, most recently coaching BigV for the Altona Gators. 


In addition to coaching Westgate's first U21 Boys team in VJBL, Des will be working closely with our coaching leadership group to build our Senior Boys program and plan for future expansion of boys and girls teams in senior competitions.


Coaching Experience

  • 2014-2019 Altona Gators Big V Senior Men Head Coach, VJBL U16 and U18 VC Head Coach, 2015 U16 VC Reserve Championship, and 2016 VJL1 Championship
  • 2017 Vic Metro Southern Cross Challenge U14 Head Coach
  • 2008-2013 Whittlesea Pacers Big V Youth League Head Coach (2010- 2013)
  • 2011 Big V Youth League Championship 
  • 2008-2009 VJBL U18 and U20 VC coach and Division 1 Mens Assistant

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