Basketball - 2019 Information

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The Basketball Programme at MMC is making some exciting changes to the structure and programme.  One of these things is the way we trial for teams. 

The A Teams will be running the following trials:

Trial dates for A teams Senior and Juniors
1st trial date - 13th February 3.30pm-5.30pm at ASB
2nd trial date - 19th February 3.30pm-5.30pm at ASB
These trials are for the students who feel their ability is at a level to seriously compete for these A Team positions.  There will be a lot of additional training, trips etc involved for thoses selected to A Teams in 2019.
The successful students chosen for the  A Teams will be going to a camp at Tui Ridge from the 1-3 March 2019. 
There will be a mimimal monetary cost to this and all details will be confirmed as soon as possible.
The A Teams are also working on an away game trip from 8th-10th March to Northland and Auckland however details around this are yet to be confirmed.
So if you are keen to trial for the A Team, please come ready to work hard.  Be prepared with correct gear, drink etc and we look forward to seeing you there.
There will be trials for all other teams at a later date to be confirmed.


Junior Baywide Champs Success for Basketball

A HUGE congratulations to our two Junior A Basketball Teams who participated in the Baywide Champs on Friday, 3 August 2018.
The Junior A Girls, lead by Rob Tuilave and Spencer Webster came away with the win which is not only the first time MMC girls have won but also the first time MMC has entered girls in this tournament.  They took the win from Rotorua Girls who have a long streak of winning this comp. Payton Takimoana was named tournament MVP after her peformance in the tournament.
The Junior A Boys, lead by Joe Broughton, also performed to their normal high standard in the Premier Division, coming in a close second against TBC.  Well done team!  Very proud of you all as always.
The teams are playing with great skill and strength and will continue to prepare for the BBNZ Junior Premiership held at ASB Baypark from 1-4 September.
Jnr A Baywide Champs4          Jnr A Baywide Champs


We here at MMC would like to congratulate both Taiana Day and Vitolia Tuilave on their selection in to the New Zealand Under 15 Girls Team.  We can't wait to see your success in motion as you achieve your goals.  Well done girls.


CONGRATULATIONS to our Junior A Boys who took out first place at the Trident Invitational Tournament this year.  Fantastic work team!

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If you wish to hold your own carwash to assist you with your Basketball fees, please click HERE to see the information around this.

As outlined in the sign up letter, each team will be required to complete one carwash (3 hours) to contribute to the sport funding.


Basketball Fees - payable to Mount Maunganui College -

ASB 12 3486 0032080 02

Please use student ID number and 'basketball' as your reference when paying.  

Unpaid players will be benched until fee is paid.


Registrations: If you require a copy of the Registration letter, you can click here.



The fee for local basketball will be $135.  This will cover TCBA local basketball league entry fees, uniform and equipment use.  If your child is involved in an A grade team, please be aware that other tournaments will be entered and therefore, these will hold additional fees which will vary on price depending on where the tournaments are held.  We will notify you of such costs as soon as the information becomes available to us. 

Please note that in order for your child to participate in basketball in 2018, all basketball fees must be paid in full two weeks prior to the first game however a 50% deposit must be paid initially.  This includes previous years fees for basketball.  If you are unsure if you are up to date with previous years fees, please contact the school office for this information. If there are any concerns regarding payment please email me so we can discuss payment options.  The school has a strict ‘no pay, no play’ policy therefore communication with us is imperative to ensure you child doesn't miss out.  If your child pulls out of basketball after the final team lists have been submitted and paid for to TCBA, a refund will not be available and full payment may still be required.  Payment can be made to the office by cash, cheque, Eftpos or credit card (a 1.55% surcharge applies) alternatively on line by direct credit 12-3486-0032080-02.

Sports fees are NOT included in previously set up Automatic Payments for fees unless your account is in enough credit to cover the fee.


Senior Eagles A Boys - Coach Vaughan (Willow) Wilson (A GRADE) - Managers Leanne and Pete Blackwell

Senior B Boys - Coach Lance Talstra (B GRADE)

Year 11 Development Boys- Coach Matt McClurg (B GRADE)

Senior Boys Silver - Coach Ralph Sanchez (B GRADE) - Manager Ella Carlsen

Senior Boys Whero - Coach Richie Taylor (B GRADE)

Senior Boys Karaka - Coaches Tyler Roberts and Adam Burton Brown (B GRADE)


Senior A Girls - Coaches Michelle Rall and Leanne Hall (A GRADE)

Senior Girls Gold - Coach Pauline Broughton (B GRADE)


Junior A Boys - Coach Joe Broughton (A GRADE) - Manager Anouska Nelson

Junior B Boys - Coach Darwin Agbyani (B GRADE)

Junior Boys Green - Coach Chris Bidois and Michael Rollon (B GRADE)

Junior Year 9 Boys - Coach Jai Wilson and Leo Gerrie (B GRADE)


Junior A Girls - Coaches Rob Tuilave and Spencer Webster (A GRADE) - Manager Mark Day

Junior Girls Diamond - Coaches Beth Ratcliffe and Alison Munks (B GRADE)

Junior Girls Mawhero - Coach Briar Brady (B GRADE)

Junior Girls Red - Coach Sammy Clement (B GRADE)


Game Venues:   

Information from TCBA is:

Winter League - Please note that venues will be split between ASB Baypark and QEYC Tauranga.  Please check the draw each week to see where and when your game is.  Draws are listed below.

A Grade Commencing Wednesday 9th May at ASB

B Grade Commencing Wednesday 9th May at ASB and possibly QEYC

B Girls Grade Commencing Tuesday 8th May at ASB and possibly QEYC

C Grade Commencing Wednesday 30th May at QEYC


 A copy of the TCBA league rules can be found by clicking HERE

FIBA Rules can be found HERE



Will be updated when available but can also be found at:

Season Competition Draw

Uniform: All playing strips are supplied by the school and remain the property of the school.  Senior A Boys and Girls are given singlets and shorts, other teams will be allocated singlets (shorts if available) and are required to have their own plain black shorts, shoes and socks.  Uniforms will NOT be issued until fees are paid in full.  Any loss of uniform items will need to be reimbursed to the school.  Items will incur a charge of $55 per piece.


Code of Conduct:

You can read the School Code of Conduct for both parents and players HERE

Contact Staff: 

Jen Durham, Email: 



We would like to thank the following Sponsors for supporting our Basketball Programme in 2018.

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