Coaches

We have some great coaches at the helm for our Big V teams, meet our 2019 coaches below:

Sam Thornton  – Senior Championship Women

We are thrilled to announce Bulleen Boomers Hall of Fame and Life Member, Samantha Thornton will be coaching our Senior Championship Women’s team. Sam is a former Australian player, in 1989 she was the Australian International Player of the Year. She has extensive coaching experience – NITP Coach, State Coach and SEABL Assistant Coach. Sam is a great asset and will lead our senior women through what will be, no doubt, a very exciting season!

Georgia Clarke  – Victorian Youth Championship Women

Bulleen Boomers extend a warm welcome to Georgia Clarke. Taking the helm for our Youth Championship Women’s team, she brings her wealth of experience – WA State Performance Program Coach, State Coach, and Assistant State League coach, coach/player for Perry Lakes Hawks – to the Boomers. We are very excited that Georgia is joining the Bulleen Boomers family.

Rodrigo Torres – Senior Division 1 Men

Our Senior Division 1 Men’s Coach Joins us from the Melbourne Tigers, Rodrigo Torres brings his extensive, almost decade long coaching experience, from both locally and overseas, to the Boomers. He has held positions including NITP Development Coach andAustralian Junior Maccabi coach. We are very pleased to welcome Rodrigo to the Boomers community.

John Hauer  – Victorian Youth Championship Men

With over 20 years of successful coaching we are thrilled that John will be coaching our Youth Championship Men. John was our Division 1 Men’s Assistant coach in 2018. He is a former Youth League Coach, SEABL Assistant Coach and has won Big V Coach of the Month multiple times. Go, Boomers!

Big V basketball promises another great season in 2019 –  our fixtures and results are on the website plus each round is promoted via social media channels. Make sure you get out to EDSC this season and show your support for our Big V teams!