CONGRATULATIONS to the Victorian referees and referee who have been selected for the 2018/2019 Chemist Warehouse WNBL Referee’s Panel.
Across the entirety of the league there will be 43 panel officials – with 13 Victorians – and an additional 15 added to the National Referee Development Program (NRDP) including two Victorians – Aydin Baker and Ruben Woolcock.
“The panel is a great reflection of not only our most senior and experienced officials and but also our developing talent coming through the Referee Development Program,” Basketball Australia Officials Manager Peter Carey said.
“It’s an opportunity for all officials to take part in Australia’s longest running elite women’s sporting league where the expectations are at the absolute highest.”
As one of the league’s most experienced referees, Jason Kelly said he was looking forward to another successful season.
“Having just completed our pre-season camp and preparations with the instructors, I’m excited for the approaching season.” Kelly said.
“Every official is ready to go and it’s a privilege to be involved in such an exciting time with the overall growth of the sport.”
2018/19 WNBL REFEREE PANEL – VICTORIAN REPRESENTATIVES
Press release courtesy of WNBL/Basketball Australia