The Warrandyte Basketball Association have struck gold with their newest recruit also ready to double as their youth league head coach!
The Warrandyte Basketball Association i sproud to announce the signing of Canadian player, JacobThom, for the up and coming 2018/2019 Big V season.
Jacob has been appointed as HEAD COACH OF THE YOUTH MEN’S TEAM, and will also join our Senior Men’s Team squad playing under Ross Charles.
With an impressive list of athletic achievements, as recently as a 2018 National Native MVP player and MLBA champions for the Vancouver Dragons, his love for the game and the passion he invests in the teaching of basketball are attributes we are looking forward to benefiting from at Warrandyte.
Jacob will also focus on developing our Venom Junior representative players and will be involved with our domestic Redbacks program.
Jacob has a Bachelor of Arts–Double Minor in Sport, Health and Physical Education and Geography as well as a Bachelor of Education. He is excited about becoming a part of the Venom program, where he can share his professional skills and ABA league experience.
We are delighted to take advantage of this opportunity and looking forward to welcoming Jacob to Melbourne and our WBA community.