2021 VJBL Junior Girls Coach Appointments

The Melbourne Tigers Women’s Basketball Association is pleased to announce the coaches for the 2021 VJBL season

This season we see a number of long-serving coaches continue in Head Coaching roles and we thank all our coaches for their commitment to the club and our junior girl athletes.

Age Group Head Coach Appointments

Under 12’s Head Coach Angela Hendley-Boys will take the reins for the first time, after a highly successful performance with the Under 14’s. Through a development first and a focus on holistic athlete-centred approach, Angela has achieved impressive results throughout her coaching roles with the Tigers and we look forward to her transferring that to our Under 12’s program.

Under 14’s Head Coach, Warrick Giddey is synonymous with the Melbourne Tigers girls program having achieved success with a number of teams over the recent years, including winning the Under 12 VC Championship in 2019. The club looks forward to Warwick leading our future high-performance athletes, in what is arguably one of the most important roles.

Under 16’s Head Coach Ray Tomlinson, is no stranger to success, being one of the greatest coaches in the history of women’s basketball in this country. Transitioning up from Under 14’s, Ray will continue to build the next generation of elite players that he has done so well over many years.

Under 18’s Head Coach Aaron Cliffe, returns for his second year and brings coaching experience at both the Junior and Senior elite level to the Tigers. A former BigV Women’s Head Coach, Aaron will draw on his extensive leadership background to drive our Under 18 teams to the continued success that has become the benchmark for the Tigers.

The Tigers are extremely proud of the outstanding coaches that the club has secured for next years VJBL season and looks forward to the road ahead.