Junior Falcons
Waverley Falcons VJBL Teams Announced

After a very competitive tryout process the Waverley Falcons are pleased to announce our 2017/2018 VJBL teams. We would like to thank all players that attened the tryouts.  If you have any questions or do not wish to take your place in the program please contact Director of Coaching Elias Palioyiannis via email elias.palioyiannis@waverleybask... [READ MORE]
Change of Try-Out date - Under 20s

There has been a change of date for the second Under 20s try-out. Please see below new tryout details: Falcons Under 20s Try-outs 2017/18 season GIRLS: Tryout 1: Sunday October 8 2:00pm - 3:30pm Tryout 2: Sunday October 22  11:00am - 12:30pm BOYS; Tryout 1: Sunday October 8 2:00pm - 3:30pm Tryout 2: Sunday October 22 12:30pm... [READ MORE]
Under 14 Girls make VC Reserve Grand Final

The Falcons Under 14.1 Girls have made it through to the Victorian Championship Reserve Grand Final. The girls held on for a nailbiting 44-40 win over Sandringham on Friday Night to book their place in the big dance, where they will take on Ballarat. VC Reserve is the second highest level of Basketball in the state, putting the girls right up the... [READ MORE]
Junior Falcons approach season's end

As hard as it seems to believe, this week actually draws the curtain on season 2017 for a number of our Junior Falcons teams. The Victorian Championship teams push on for another week and of course some teams will have the great experience of playing finals, but for others, this week will be it. Finals or not, there's always some great stories to... [READ MORE]
Aaliah's Got Game - Vote Now

Our very own Aaliah D from the Under 16.1 Girls has been nominated for a VJBL 'Girls Got Game' award. Aaliah was clutch down the stretch on Friday, hitting 5 key free thorws to help keep her team's finals chances alive, and would be a worthy winner of the award. To vote for Aaliah, please visit the following link: http://vjbl.com.au/girls-got-ga... [READ MORE]
Try-Out Dates Announced

The dates for try-outs for the 2017/18 Waverley Falcons VJBL program have been announced. Try-outs will run for three sessions: Sunday October 8 Friday October 13 Sunday October 15 As there are only three sessions it is expected that players who wish to pursue a place in the Falcons program attend all three sessions. Session times and registr... [READ MORE]
Tournament success for 18.3 Boys

The Under 18.3 Boys had a great weekend at the Melbourne Tigers tournament, going undefeated and putting on a masterclass in the Grand Final, defeating Latrobe 75-47.  Well done to the team, coach Callum McNab and assistant Kelly Rankin on a superb performance. Thanks to Team Manager Anna for providing a report from the weekend and the photo ... [READ MORE]
16.1 Boys at the Classic

Congratulations to the Under 16.1 Boys who represented Waverley at the National Junior Classic on Queen's Birthday Weekend. It was another feather in the cap for the team who have already experienced success over in Adelaide and also in the first half of the VC season, qualifying as a top 10 team for the second half of the season. [READ MORE]
Under 16.1 Boys make Adelaide Grand Final

Among the many teams who enjoyed positive weekends over at the Norwood Easter Classic in Adelaide were the 16.1 Boys. The young men made it all the way through to the Grand Final, with some good wins along the way. Team Manager Karl Langkau reflected on the weekend: Thanks to Dave, all the parents, and all the boys for a great tournament. Making ... [READ MORE]
Let Kids be Kids video

The 'Play by the Rules' agency have put together a video aimed at educating adults on how to behave at junior sport. We are very fortunate at Waverley to have a very good record of spectator behaviour and conduct in our Junior Competitions, and negative incidents are mercifully few and far between. It is however important to continue to preach the... [READ MORE]
Tournament win for 12.1 Girls

The Under 12.1 Girls had a successful weekend at the Warragul Tournament, winning their way through to the Grand Final before getting the job done against the Wonthaggi Coasters in the dance. It was an even team effort which saw the girls come away with a very solid win. Congratulations to Coach Scott Gunther and team on their tournament success. [READ MORE]
Under 12.3 Boys Tournament Winners

The Under 12.3 Boys did a great job winning the Eltham-Dandenong Tournament, which for most (if not all) boys was there first rep tournament, as well as for coaches Emily and Donna. Thanks to Donna and Nicola for providing the below summary and photo.  At the end of the pool games the Falcons finished top of their ladder, with 1 lose and ... [READ MORE]
Falcons gear up for big start to 2017

The break is nearing it's completion and things are about to ramp up for the Junior Falcons program in 2017. Some teams have already hit the floor running in their efforts to prepare for the challenge ahead, while others will return this Sunday. There's plenty to prepare for as well, with the Australia Day tournament less than a week away, follow... [READ MORE]
Uniform orders available now

 All outstanding Falcons uniform orders are now available for collection from the WBA Office. Items can be picked up from the office during business hours (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm) or during competition times from the front door booth. Please contact the WBA Office to arrange out-of-hours collection from the door booth. Uniform items which... [READ MORE]
Crossover Games December 9

Most Junior Falcons teams will be playing in VJBL or Regional crossover games on Friday, December 9. These games are scheduled based on teams' performances in the first grading phase. Results may have a direct impact on where teams are placed for the second phase of grading after the break. This is the last Friday Night game before the holidays, a... [READ MORE]

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