Clifton Bush Appointed As Regional Development Coach
We are please to announce the Clifton Bush has been appointed as the Basketball Hawkes Bay's Regional Development Coach replacing Ben Valentine.
Clifton will arribve in time to be the Head Coach for the October Holiday Camp.
He has played NBL for the Hawks, Canterbury, Manawatu and Waikato and his highlights incl;udeNew Zealand NBL champion 2001New Zealand All Star 5 – 20012001 averaged 27.4 points and 11.6 rebounds a gameNBL individual point scorer 2001NBL leagues most outstanding forward 2001Leading offensive player for the Waikato Titans 2001On 4 occasions scored 40 points in a gameHold the record for the most points scored against another team in the NBL (46 points – 2001)NBL second best rebounder averaging 11.6 per game – 20011998 Most outstanding Restricted Player 13 seasons made the finals 11 times
Cliffy also played professionally in Iceland.
He has a Bachelor in Special Education from the University of Central Arkansas where he played his college basketball
Welcome aboard Clifton