Mater Dei Basketball

Mater Dei Basketball is a new elite specialist program designed for the current basketball player wanting to take their game to the next level. With a focus and emphasis on player development, game tactics, strength and conditioning and basketball pathway. Every student athlete has an opportunity to achieve their goals in a professional sporting environment. Students will develop individual skills and knowledge/ understanding of the game with a strong focus on teamwork, consistency and hard work. Students will also have the opportunities to hear from keynote guest speakers who are current or past players and coaches of the game of basketball, and their experiences. Mater Dei Basketball aims to provide talented students with the opportunity to further their basketball ability with an emphasis on individual skill development and gameplay tactics and strategies.

Mater Dei Basketball encompasses:
- Student support and pathway direction required for achieving their individual basketball goals.
- Enhanced knowledge of Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition, Injury Prevention and player analysis that prepare students for Upper School Physical Education Studies.
- Goal Setting.
- Community Beginner Level 0 Umpiring, and Community Coach Accreditation which is recognised by Basketball Western Australia.

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Basketball Trials
Monday 14 June , 2021. For students entering Y8 in 2022. 3.30pm – 4.30
Friday 18 June, 2021. For students entering Y9 in 2022. 3.30pm – 4.30pm
Monday 21 June. For students entering Y10 in 2022. 3.30pm – 4.30pm

For students already enrolled in Years 8-10 in 2021 wishing to choose Basketball, they simply need to include it in the subject selection choices for next year. Students from 7-12 wishing to take part in the Skyplay extra-curricular program can register starting this Term by emailing Ben Smith, Director of Basketball on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

This program promises to be another exciting initiative of the College as we continue to enhance the engagements of students in the school in a number of ever growing areas. If you have any further queries or concerns please do not hesitate to our Enrolment Officer on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



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