Basketball Victoria have today announced the 252 Country under-14 athletes on their selection for the upcoming 2021 Gold Nugget Camp, including four Frankston Blues athletes; Georgia Baensch, Maddison Carr, Maddison Rogers and Lillie Saunders. (Basketball Victoria Announcement)
Country Victorian athletes have been selected from this year’s Under-14 Academy Program with 252 girls and boys selected to attend the camp at Bendigo Stadium on 13 November (boys) and 14 November (girls).
The camp will be run with the health and safety of all attendees, coaches and families in mind, with all guidelines from the Chief Health Officer and Victorian Government to be implemented (full details to come).
Basketball Victoria General Manager – High Performance and Pathway Grant Wallace spoke about nthe selections.
“We’re excited to see athletes return to the court and be part of the 2021 Gold Nugget Camp,”
“These camps form the foundation of future success at the Victorian and Australian level with plenty of Australian representatives such as Matthew Dellavedova and Tessa Lavey attending the camp to start their elite basketball careers.
“We’re excited to get our Country stars back on court with the Gold Nugget Camp and help them reach for their biggest basketball ambitions.”