Welcome to the Spring 2022 for Mentone Mustangs. The season will start in July 2022 (Your starting day will depend on your age group). Season runs over terms three and four, 2022. 

  

CODE OF CONDUCT

Please follow this link to read our code of conduct. We ask that all members (including players, parents and coaches) abide by these. 

  

FIXTURES

Follow the link below to keep track of the time and location of your games. These will be posted week by week during the grading period and then the whole season will be posted. southern basketball fixture. It is a good idea to always check the fixture before each game in case venue or time changes have been made.

 

It is important that you advise your coach and team manager of availability for all games. Coaches rely on this information for planning each game. Forfeiting a game with less than 7 days notice will incur a cost for the team.

UNIFORMS

If you are an existing player and have outgrown your uniform or have a conflicting number in your team, please order online. 

 

If you are new to the Mustangs and do not have a uniform, please also order online.

 

Payments for shorts to be made prior to the session via electronic transfer, no cash accepted.


 

UNIFORM SESSIONS ARE PLANNED FOR:

(TO BE CONFIRMED CLOSER TO THESE DATES)  

VENUES

Here is a list of possible venues used for games and/ or training. 

Venue Name

Address

Sandringham Stadium 

Tulip St, Cheltenham (off Reserve Rd)

Cheltenham Secondary College

Bernard St, Cheltenham

Mentone Girls Secondary College

Balcombe Rd, Mentone

Parkdale Secondary College

Warren Rd, Mordialloc

Beaumaris Secondary College

Reserve Rd, Beaumaris

Parktone Primary School

Robert St, Parkdale

Jump Central

Cochranes Rd, Moorabbin

Hoop City

Tulip St, Sandringham

*Players are required to take a ball to all training venues with the exception of Parkdale Secondary. We encourage all players to carry their own hand sanitiser for use before and during training and games.

  

SEASONS PASS

Parents can order a season pass to allow entry into the stadium each week during the season (not including finals). This is great value compared to paying entry each week at the door. This pass will come in the form a virtual card, stored on your phone.

MVP

For teams aged u10 and older* Mentone Mustangs record the most valuable 3 players for each game and these points are accumulated at the end of each season and a trophy awarded. The team manager will assign a parent each week to do the voting. (This is optional for U18 upwards)

3 points – Most Valuable player

2 points – 2nd MVP

1 point – 3rd MVP

*U8 and U9 Teams - all players receive a medallion at the end of the season.

SCORING

If you are new to scoring, please ask an experienced parent to sit with you while you score.

All parents are expected to share the scoring responsibility. Your team manager will provide a roster for scoring. If you are unable to score on your allocated date, please find a replacement scorer.

COACHES 

POLOS - Did you know that we encourage all our coaches to wear a Mentone Mustangs polo on game day? If you have not received your game day coaching polo, please contact girlsuniforms@mentonemustangs.com.au and we will fit you.

REGISTERING - We require all coaches and team managers to be registered in PlayHQ and Everproof. 

STEP 1 - register in PlayHQ 

STEP 2 - Here is how to update your Everproof qualifications

1 Log in to Everyproof

2 Click on Qualifications tab (NOT Compliance tab)

3 Click on Add Qualification

4 Select the correct qualification title from the drop down tab 

STEP 3 - Here is how to register with Everproof for the first time

Contact your Age coordinator (cc admin@mentonemustangs.com.au and ask to be invited to Everproof. An invitation will then be sent to your email.

COURSES - All coaches are required to complete a Community Coaching (level 0) course within their first season. If you have not completed one yet then keep an eye out on https://www.southernbasketball.com.au/officials/coaches-officials/ and also follow us on Facebook or Instagram as we will do a shout out when new dates are announced. 

 

COMMUNICATION

Our website is a great source of information and resources so please pop on and have a look around.

www.mentonemustangs.com.au

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for all the latest news and information. 

Team App is our communication platform of choice.  

Messages and alerts will come directly to your phone via the app and where relevant, a copy will also come to your email address. Please note if you don’t download the app you will receive limited content via e-mail.  

How to set up Team App

1. Download Team App from the App Store or Google Play to your mobile device – it’s free!

2. Sign-up for a Team App account 

3. Log-in and search for your team, e.g.Mustangs – U23G PONYS 

4. Request to join the team, your team manager will accept your request

WE NEED YOUR HELP

We are still looking for some amazing Parents to join our committee. The Club offers 100% reimbursement for 1 of your child’s fees for every season volunteered. If you can help or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact president@mentonemustangs.com.au

UNSUBSCRIBE

If you no longer want to be on the Mentone Mustangs mailing list. Please email secretary@mentonemustangs.com.au

 

Thanks for being part of the club and have a great season.

The Mentone Mustangs committee