HomeClub History – OLD

2019 (Summer 19/20)
Introduction of new Reversible uniform & engaged First Ever to supply & distribute uniforms to eliminate the need for a Uniform Coordinator
2018 (December)
Presented the Mark Jennings award to
2018 (December)
The club awards Life Membership to Mrs. Penny Milhe
2017 (December)
Presented the Mark Jennings award to Madison Finlay - Under 18 Girls
2016 (December)
Presented the Mark Jennings award to Jessie Milhe - Under 18 Girls
2016 (Winter)
New Cannons merchandise range introduced including new hoodie and clash top designs and a warm up top. Cannons branded coaches bags and polo tops were also introduced.
2015 (December)
Presented the Mark Jennings award to Luke Dawson - Under 18 Boys
2015 (December)
The club awards Life Membership to Ms. Jacinta Dimasi
2014 (December)
Presented Inaugural Mark Jennings award to Christina Popa - Under 16 Girls
2014 (June)
Introduced Mark Jenning's Award to be presented at Christmas Party each year
2014 (Winter)
Introduced teams to the Westgate Basketball Association Competition
2013 (December)
Mark Jennings (Life Member), aged 54 passes away
2012 (Summer)
Adopted use of Fox Sports Pulse free web builder & altered website's look & feel
2012 (Winter)
Commenced on-line registrations via Fox Sports Pulse
2011 (August)
The club awards Life Membership to Mr. Mark Jennings and Mr. Andrew Fithall
2009 (November)
As a better way of identifying teams, the team names are changed to first three letters of the coach's name
2009 (February)
Royal blue "hoodies" introduced.
2008 (November)
Upgraded the uniform throughout the club to a glossy gold with yellow lenses, "Cannons" name, white number, and clash tops.
2007 (August)
Monthly "Cannon Shots" e-mail newsletter commences
2006 (December)
Christmas party is moved from "Tumbles" to the Fearon Reserve
The Cannons' website "williamstowncannons.org.au" is launched
2002 (May 22nd)
10th anniversary celebrations held at the Bristol Hotel
2001 (February)
First club "Information Booklet" is put together by Kerry and Bob Jones
2000 (December)
Christmas party is moved from W'town Nth PS to "Tumbles"
1996 (February)
Uniform is changed to a gold "mesh"-type singlet with blue shorts
1995 (14th July)
The club is formally incorporated as the Williamstown Cannons Basketball Club Inc.
1993 (February)
First AGM of the Williamstown Cannons & First use of colours to distinguish teams (e.g. blue / gold etc)
1992 (November 9th)
Name of the club changed to Williamstown Cannons
1992 (October, Summer season)
Uniform was a yellow singlet with white number, and blue shorts
1992 (10th August)
First interim committee formed for the Williamstown Gunners
1992 (Winter)
First season of the Williamstown Gunners Basketball Club. The uniform was a yellow singlet, white number with black football shorts
Late 1991
The Williamstown Gunners Basketball Club was started by Glenn Wright with Genevieve Pritchard (who became the first President). The club operated from the Altona North Tech Assembly Hall on Millers Road. Games were played at Altona North Tech, Altona North High, Williamstown Tech and Altona Green Primary School
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