Lead Coaches

Lauren Skelly 

With a background in childcare, Lauren has developed in to a terrific basketball coach who takes great pride in her sessions and the Mini Hoops program. Lauren has been coaching Mini Hoops since it began in Term 1 of 2018 and has helped build the program in to one of the most popular sessions the Regional Academy offers.

Abby Chernishoff

Abby is an NBL1 and Big V player with the Frankston Blues and is also studying to be a teacher. Abby has led our Aussie Hoops and Slam Dunk School Holiday Camps and was also invited by Basketball Australia to assist with the Aussie Hoops special event “Day Out with Delly” where she was one of 10 coaches in Victoria to assist Matthew Dellavedova in running an Aussie Hoops session at the State Basketball Centre. Abby is one of the Regional Academy’s best coaches and her Aussie Hoops sessions are not to be missed!

Chris Ash

Chris Ash! “Ashy” has been passing on his wisdom to the athletes at Caulfield Grammar of late but now their season is over he is free to resume coaching in our Domestic Academy program. Ashy is well known as one of the most skilful and high basketball IQ guards to ever play in the SEABL competition but he is now a master a communicating these skills with young players who are currently trying to work on their game and climb the ranks in their domestic competitions.

Steph Reid

Steph has developed her already outstanding knowledge of the game as a high IQ point guard by coaching in the Junior Blues program in 2019. Steph knows exactly what it takes to become a “Rep” player and will be a terrific coach in these program working with aspiring Rep players, helping them prepare for tryouts.

Jarryd Moss

With a Masters in Strength and Conditions, Jarryd is an NBL1 player for the Frankston Blues who both runs the the Regional Academy on and off the court. You can contact Jarryd via email programs@frankstonbasketball.asn.au