WABL Coaches

Our WABL Coaches are the single most important part of our entire program. Their commitment to the development of young people and basketballers is the key to the on-going improvement of our program.

Each of our coaches and WABL leadership team are outlined below, with all general enquiries to go to admin@cougarfamily.com in the first instance.

WABL Leadership Team
Tyrone Thwaites – CBA Chief Executive Officer
Mark Clayden – Talent Development Co-ordinator
Andy Stewart – Talent Development Co-ordinator


Team Head Coach
U12 Girls Team 1 Andy Stewart
U12 Girls Team 2 Peta Small
U12 Girls Team 3 TBA
U12 Boys Team 1 Tyrone Thwaites
U12 Boys Team 2 Andrew Musulin
U12 Boys Team 3 Noah Stewart
U12 Boys Team 4 TBA
U14 Girls Team 1 Darren Smith
U14 Girls Team 2 Mackenzie Stewart
U14 Girls Team 3 Taylah Simmons
U14 Boys Team 1 Jess Van Schie
U14 Boys Team 2 Adrian Sgro
U14 Boys Team 3 Craig Burbidge
U14 Boys Team 4 Nathan Benn
U16 Girls Team 1 Alistair Monson
U16 Girls Team 2 Russell Hann
U16 Girls Team 3 Ilaria Strangio
U16 Boys Team 1 Andy Stewart
U16 Boys Team 2 Davids Medenis
U16 Boys Team 3 Steve Males
U16 Boys Team 4 Christian Bauer
U18 Girls Team 1 Tyrone Thwaites
U18 Girls Team 2 Simon Petersen
U18 Boys Team 1 Mark Clayden
U18 Boys Team 2 Quintien Calder
U18 Boys Team 3 Damien McGrath
U20 Men Team 1 Jeremy Fletcher
U20 Men Team 2 TBA