Centre of Excellence new scholarships
Basketball Australia would like to announce on behalf of the Centre of Excellence (CoE) the most recent group of athletes to receive scholarships for 2020.
The CoE is a program that brings together the best young players from around Australia to live and train together in a high-performance environment with the assistance of elite coaches.
There are five incoming athletes including Charlise Dunn, Chyra Evans, Kate Deeble, Ruby-Belle Macdonald and Daniel Rogers.
Along with the five additions to the program there will also be 19 athletes returning the CoE in 2020.
Women's New Scholarship Holders:
Charlise Dunn Victoria
Chyra Evans New South Wales
Kate Deeble Queensland
Ruby-Belle Macdonald New South Wales
Men’s New Scholarship Holder:
Daniel Rogers Western Australia
Women’s Returning Athletes:
Kelsey Rees South Australia
Jade Melbourne Victoria
Olivia Pollerd Victoria
Emily Sewell Victoria
Millie Prior New South Wales
Lauren Wise Tasmania
Shaneice Swain Queensland (NBA Global Academy)
Men’s Returning Athletes:
Hunter Clarke Australian Capital Territory
Blake Jones Australian Capital Territory
Banjo Talbot New South Wales
Biwali Bayles New South Wales
Lucas Schmidt Queensland
Tamuri Wigness Queensland
Keanu Rasmussen South Australia
Taran Armstrong Tasmania
Josh Bannan Victoria
Joshua Giddey Victoria
Wil Tattersall Victoria
Patrick Ryan Victoria