In order to effect change, the Melb. Utd. VJBL has initiated the Girls Got Game program, which is supported by Basketball Victoria.
The objectives of the Girls Got Game program are to:
- To increase the profile of girls participation in Basketball in Victoria.
- To reduce the drop out rate of girls in Basketball in Victoria.
- To provide Associations with opportunities to promote girls in Basketball in Victoria.
Areas of focus will include female players, female coaches and technical officials.
Player of the Week
Female players will be identified each week at Melb. Utd. VJBL games, those players chosen will have showed they ‘have game’, and with the public able to vote on the Player of the Week.
The winner will be presented with a Girls Got Game t-shirt at her game the following week.
Girls Got Game – Season 2018/19
Week 8 winner
Giselle Becker – Melbourne Girls