Player profile: Matt Jennings

 Matt Jennings started playing basketball with the Slammers Program at the YMCA as a six-year-old and has been playing for the YMCA Basketball Club for three years in U10’s and U12’s.

During 2008 and 2009, Matt played in his school basketball team and reached finals in all four seasons, won all four grand finals and was awarded MVP in his final season.

Last October he was selected to play for the Geelong representative U12-2 team and has enjoyed participating in the Specialist Shooting Camp and playing in the recent Ballarat Junior Tournament where his team went undefeated, winning the final by just two points. Matt was awarded MVP.

“Playing basketball is so much fun, you get to make new friends and learn heaps about the game,” Matt says.


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