Director of Coaching

RANDY SHANKLIN

ALTONA GATORS DIRECTOR OF COACHING

Randy has over 30 years of coaching and playing experience in the United States, Denmark and Australia. He has learned the game from many of the basketball world’s top coaches including Flip Saunders former Head Coach of the NBA Washington Wizards.

Randy’s coaching experience in Australia alone has seen him work with over 100 Australian State Representative players, over 50 Australian Basketball Association Players, 25 multiple BIG V Award Winners, 12 WNBL players, 6 NBL players, 3 AFL players and 2 2009 AFL Draft prospects.

Randy has also given personal instruction and consultation to high profile clientele in the Hollywood entertainment industry.

Randy also played under Scott Brooks the former Oklahoma Thunder Head Coach.

The Altona Gators are fortunate to have Randy working with our leading coaches and elite players.

Career Summary:

    35 years of coaching and playing experience
    One on one development with 20 Victorian State Players
    Basketball Victoria NITP Camp Coach/Selector

Coaching Experience:

    Basketball Victoria NITP Camp Coach/Selector
    Altona Bay Basketball Association: Director of Coaching
    Altona Bay Basketball Association: Assistant Men’s Coach
    Lowther Hall Grammar: Head Coach
    Scotch College: Head Coach 1sts
    Westbourne Grammar: Head Coach 1sts Girls
    Andrew Gaze “Hoopstars Camps”
    Penleigh and Essendon Grammar: Co-Head Coach

Coaching Achievements:

    2018 BIG V Youth League Championship Women Coach of the Year
    2017 BIG V Youth League Championship Women Coach of the Year
    2016 BIG V Youth League Championship Women Coach of the Year
    2012 BIG V Youth League One Women Coach of the Year
    2016 APS Co-Premiers Scotch College
    2016 APS Representative Team Head Coach

Playing Experience (Australia):

    Altona Bay Basketball Association
    Sunbury Basketball Association
    Warrnambool Basketball Association
    Echuca Basketball Association

Playing Achievements:

    1998, 2000, 2006 - BIG V Golden Hands Award
    1998, 1999, 2000 - BIG V All-Star Five Guard

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