2023-24 Junior Girls VJBL Tryouts

Registrations Open!

Player registrations for the Melbourne Tigers Junior Girls 2023-24 VJBL Tryouts are now open.

Melbourne Tigers Tryout Registrations close Sunday 24 September 

Girls 2023-2024 VJBL Season
For players 12 to under 18 athletes born 2007 to 2015

First Tryout session commences Sunday 1 October
Tryouts will run for 3 weekends concluding Sunday October 15th

Melbourne Tigers Junior Basketball Club strives to assist in the development and empowerment of young women and men through sport and all of its undertakings.

Melbourne Tigers are the representative teams of Melbourne Central Basketball Association. We’ve enjoyed great success across all ages, and looking forward to another fantastic year ahead.

Overall, the Melbourne Tigers play a vital role in shaping the next generation of athletes and contributing positively to the broader community. We offer young players opportunities to excel, develop a passion for the sport, and become well-rounded individuals with valuable life experiences.


Registrations are now open for 2006 and 2005 born athletes wishing to try out for our 2024 VJBL Under 20s Girls Team.

Tryout dates:

Sunday 22 October 10:30am – 12pm, MSAC

Sunday 29 October 10:30am – 12pm, MSAC

Registration is mandatory, visit the link below.

Age group compulsory sessions will be communicated via TEAMAPP

Compulsory (all athlete) training sessions
All of our compulsory training sessions will be held at the Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre (MSAC), Aughtie Drive, Albert Park. 

Friday and midweek sessions by invitation only

These sessions will be held at local schools. Parents will be notified via TEXT MESSAGE if you child/player is required to attend. 

For more information please contact Fiona on juniortigers@mcba.net.au

2024 Number One team coaches 

    • 12.1 Matt Ferris
    • 14.1 Morgan Tolley
    • 16.1 Angela Hendley-Boys
    • 18.1 Grant Francis
    • 20.1 Stewart Hooper

News Link

Please read before registering

Tryouts Sessions FULL Schedule

Session 1 / Sunday 1st October

Session 2 / Tuesday 3rd October *Invitation only

Session 3 / Wednesday 4th October *Invitation only

Session 4 / Friday 6th October *Invitation only

Session 5 / Sunday 8th October

Session 6 / Tuesday 10th October *Invitation only

Session 7 / Wednesday 11th October *Invitation only

Session 8 / Friday 13th October *Invitation only

Session 9 / Sunday 15th October

Locations & times 
Specific times for tryout basketball sessions will be divided into 1.5 or 2 hour blocks per age group, within the overall time blocks outlined below. Under 20 Tryouts will be held in November and December. More information will be communicated towards the end of September. 




All athletes

Invitation only

Invitation only


OCT 1, 8 & 15th


Under 12s and 14s: 8am-10am

Under 16s and 18s: 10am-12pm

OCT 6 & 13th


Under 12s and 14s: 6:30-8pm

Under 16s and 18s: 8-9:30pm

OCT 3, 4 & 10, 11

Local Schools (TBA)

6 – 9pm

Current coaches appointed so far tabled below.

Please note not all teams & coaches have been appointed. Additional teams & coaches will be announced during tryout period.

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