Randy Shanklin re-appointed as Gator 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 who is the current Head Coach of the NBA Washington Wizards. Randy’s coaching experience in Australia alone has seen him work with over 50 Australian State Representative players, over 35 Australian Basketball Association Players, 15 multiple VBL and Big V award winners, 4 WNBL players, 3 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. The Altona Gators are fortunate to have Randy working with our coaches and players.

Career Summary

·         30 years of coaching and playing experience

·         One on one development with 5 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

Playing Experience (Australia)

·         Altona Bay Basketball Association

·         Sunbury Basketball Association

·         Warrnambool Basketball Incorporated

·         Echuca Basketball Association

Playing Achievements

·         1998, 2000, 2006       Big V Golden Hands Award

·         1998, 1999, 2000       Big V All-Star Five Guard

2010 Nominated Big V All-Star Five Guard


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