Our Suns ladies have a BYE this week while our Suns men hit the road to play the Goldfields Giants on Saturday night (09/05/15) at Neils Hansen Basketball Stadium in Kalgoorlie.
MSBL Tip Off: 7.30pm.more
Our Suns SBL teams take on the Lakeside Lightning this Friday night at Lakeside Rec Centre followed by a game against the Redbacks at Ray Owen Stadium on Saturday night. Come and support your Suns teams!more
Kalamunda Eastern Suns Super Camp is back in APRIL 2015!
Join the Suns Men’s and Women’s MSBL & WSBL representatives these upcoming school holidays for 5 days of non-stop fun at the Ray Owen Sports Centre. Please follow the link for the camp flyer and registration detailsmore
BWA recently announced the resignation of CEO Rick Smith.
KDBA & Kalamunda Eastern Suns would like to offer our sincere appreciation of what Rick has achieved during his time at BWA and wish him well in his future pursuits.more
Our Suns SBL teams open up their 2015 season with a huge Double Header weekend at home.
Suns vs. Magic on Friday night with the Suns women tipping off at 6.30pm followed by the men at 8.30pm.
Then the action continues on Sunday with our Suns men taking on the Goldfields Giants at 12.00pm. Come along and support your Suns teams! See you there!more
There is an Association Beginner Referee Course being run at Ray Owen Stadium on Tuesday the 3rd of March 2015 from 6 - 10pm. Candidates must be a minimum of 12 years of age. The cost is $40.00. There is also a Level 1 Referee Course available in March.
Please follow the link for more info.more
2015 WABL TRYOUTS /PRE - SEASON TRAINING
***NEW PLAYERS WELCOME***
Suns WABL training commences on Sunday, 8th of February, 2015.
(U/16 Girls commence on Sunday 15/02/2015.)
Please follow the link for more info!more
The following scoretable courses are set for 2015. Please ensure your current scoretable officials receive this information as all must attend a rules update to maintain their accreditation for 2015. Additionally there are courses for each of the levels for those wishing to further their accreditation.
Please follow the link for more info!more
Suns off-season training commences on Sunday 19th of October, 2014.
Open to all players from 1996 - 2005 D.O.B, both experienced and non-experienced wanting to participate in the BWA State Championships.
Please follow the link for more info and training times!more
KDBA was well represented with one of our domestic teams entering the BWA inaugural Domestic Junior Championships competition with a Jets team - the Jets Rockets in the U/16 division 1 boys competition.more
Kalamunda Eastern Suns are now taking applications for WABL Coaches for the 2014 - 2015 season.
Please follow the link for the Coaching Application, Selection Process and Coach Agreement documents.
Applications close on the 30th of September 2014.more
With a second loss to the Flames by our Suns WSBL ladies on Friday night - our 2014 SBL season comes to a close. Please follow the link to read our 2014 season wrap written by Suns President Peter Hanson.more
Our Eastern Suns ladies take on the Rockingham Flames this Friday night at Mike Barnett Sports Complex in game 2 of the WSBL Semi-Finals.
Our Suns ladies couldn't get the win last Saturday night at home, going down to the Flames by only 7 points. We need this win and a win on Saturday night to secure a spot in the WSBL Grand Final! Come and cheer your Suns ladies on!more
Our Eastern Suns women take on the Cockburn Cougars tomorrow at 12.00pm at Ray Owen Stadium, in game 3 of the WSBL Quarter Finals. Eastern Suns and Cougars are now tied, winning one game each so everything will be on the line tomorrow in what promises to be a fantastic game. Our ladies need to win this game to progress to the Semi-Finals. Come and cheer your Suns ladies on for another win!more
Our Suns MSBL team take on the Geraldton Buccaneers this Saturday night at Active West Stadium in Round 20 of the 2014 SBL season. This is the last game of the season for our Suns Men and we wish them the very best of luck for their road trip to Geraldton. Our Suns ladies have a BYE this week!
MSBL Tip Off: 7.30pm.more
A big thank you to everyone who participated in the Eastern Suns Basketball Camp last week. We hope you had a great time and hope to see you all back at the next one! Thanks to our Camp Coaches: Ben, Ali, Teny, Lloyd, Jewel, Mitch, Jennie & Jon D for a fantastic week!more
Tomorrow afternoon we welcome the Goldfields Giants and their
supporters to the ‘Solar Centre’.
Last time we met, we traveled to Kalgoorlie and won what was a close and
Whilst we dont have Luke Neville suiting up, our Suns men are a more confident and cohesive team who continue to grow in confidence.more
Our Suns SBL teams take on the Rockingham Flames this Friday night at Mike Barnett Sports Complex followed by a game against the Cockburn Cougars at Ray Owen Stadium on Saturday. Come along and support your teams!more
KDBA & Kalamunda Eastern Suns would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of John Gardiner who recently passed away. John will be greatly missed by all in the basketball community.more
Kalamunda Eastern Suns Super Camp is back in JULY 2014!
Join the Suns Men’s and Women’s MSBL & WSBL representatives for 5 days of non-stop fun these upcoming school holiday’s at the Ray Owen Sports Centre. Appearances by some of the Perth Wildcats players and much more.more
Our Suns SBL teams take on the Joondalup Wolves this Saturday night at Ray Owen Stadium followed by a game against Lakeside Lightning at Lakeside Rec Centre on Sunday. Come along and support your teams!more
SSWA will be holding trials for U/12s on 19th of March 2014 & U/18s on 18th of March 2014. Selected athletes will compete in the SSWA Basketball Tournament in Townsville, QLD from the 15th - 23rd of August 2014.
Please follow the link for more details!more
Well the U20 & Ivor Burge Championships has finally come to a close. What a fantastic week it is has been! A week of awesome basketball games, displays of great sportsmanship and camaraderie!!
(Follow the link for more info)more
The Kalamunda Eastern Suns 2014 SBL season starts this weekend.
Suns MSBL & WSBL vs Cougars at Wally Hagan Stadium on Friday night followed by our first MSBL home game on Sunday with our Suns men taking on the Geraldton Buccaneers. Come along and support your teams!more
Basketball WA has a number of coaching and referee courses coming up over September and October. There are entry level referee and coach courses as well as a more advanced course for interested representative level coaches.more
Kalamunda Eastern Suns Super Camp is back in October 2013!
Join the Suns Men’s and Women’s MSBL & WSBL representatives for 5 days of non-stop fun these upcoming school holiday’s at the Ray Owen Sports Centremore
The Kalamunda Eastern Suns must wait another year to claim a maiden, franchise championship. Already having claimed a piece of history, being the first team from the Kalamunda Eastern Suns franchise to qualify for an SBL Grand Final, the Suns were outmatched by a more experienced and physical Wanneroo Wolves, going down 47-72, in a game played in good spirits, on Friday night in the WSBL Grand Finmore
GRAND FINAL POST GAME PRESS CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: CRAIG MASNFIELD
Following the gallant yet difficult 47-72 Grand Final loss against the Wanneroo Wolves, on Friday night, Suns Coach Craig Mansfield fronted the media and gave his thoughts and responses on the match.more
CHELSEA Armstrong's career highlight to date was scoring her first WNBL basket with a hook shot over superstar Liz Cambage but she is now hoping to top that by helping the Kalamunda Eastern Suns to a first women's SBL championship.more
THE Kalamunda Eastern Suns are in the women's SBL grand final for the first time club in history but their hunt for a first championship is going to receive strong opposition in the decider by the Wanneroo Wolves.more
GRAND FINAL WEEK INTERVIEW: SUNS COACH CRAIG MANSFIELD
This Friday night, the Kalamunda Eastern Suns will make their maiden club Grand Final appearance, against the Wanneroo Wolves, in the WSBL season decider. Suns coach Craig Mansfield has been involved with the Eastern Suns since 2003*. Upon his return, in 2005, from College in the USA, and with the association slowly gaining momentum, Craigmore
The Kalamunda Eastern Suns are through to their first grand final appearance during the club’s six-year history in the women’s State Basketball League, following a win against the Southwest Slammers.more
THE Kalamunda Eastern Suns are into the women's SBL grand final for the first time after wrapping up its semi-final series on Friday while the Wanneroo Wolves needed three games to book their spot as well in this Friday's championship decider.more
The Kalamunda Eastern Suns have qualified for this Friday’s WSBL Grand Final after defeating the reigning Champions, the South West Slammers, 92-77, in Game Two of the WSBL Semi-Final series, on Saturday night at the Furnace.more
AFTER the men's grand final teams for the SBL in 2013 was decided on Friday night, the women's sides to play off in next week's championship decider was determined in semi-final action on Saturday night.more
KALAMUNDA Eastern Suns women's head coach Craig Mansfield has his team just one win away from a historic SBL grand final appearance but he knows there is still a big job to do this weekend against the defending champions.more
Our Eastern Suns women take on the South West Slammers this Saturday night, 24th of August at Ray Owen Stadium in game 2 of the WSBL Semi Finals. Our Suns women are only 1 win away from a Grand Final spot after beating the Slammers in Game 1 of the series, so come along and make some noise and cheer them over the line for another win!more
THE women's grand final spots in the SBL for 2013 will be decided this weekend with Wanneroo and Kalamunda needing just one victory to advance while Rockingham and South West need to pull something out of the fire.more
One win, forty minutes, is all that separates the Kalamunda Eastern Suns and a maiden club SBL Grand Final appearance after the Suns defeated the South West Slammers 69-53 in Eaton on Saturday night, in Game One of the WSBL Semi Final series.more
After dropping six consecutive games between Rounds 14 and 18, the Kalamunda Eastern Suns were on the brink of missing the WSBL play-offs altogether. The Suns are now two games away from a maiden club Grand Final appearance after completing a clean-sweep of the Lakeside Lightning, 71-60, in Game Two of the Quarter Final series.more
The Kalamunda Eastern Suns shored up fifth spot on the WSBL ladder and continued some good form, in front of their sponsors, knocking off the Mandurah Magic in a comfortable 70-54 victory at the Furnace. The Suns who were again without Captain Ajay Jones who missed both games this weekend, were too strong for a young and emerging Magic team.more
Looking at the ladder positions heading into this round, Friday night’s fixture between the 14th placed Eastern Suns, having only won one road game all season, and the fifth placed East Perth Eagles, looking to climb into the top four, many would have thought it was a foregone conclusion.more
Our Suns SBL Teams play their very last home game before heading into finals, this Saturday night 27th of July.
It will be a fantastic night with Emma Berryman playing her 200th SBL game, our SBL Sponsors will be in attendance and all past Suns SBL players have free entry!
Come and cheer your Suns players on!more
A favourite Sun, Michael Clarke, has been accepted into an NCAA Division I college in the USA to study coaching at a master’s level. He will shortly relocate there with his wife, Kelly, for an extended period of study and practical experience in the home of basketball. He looks forward to seeing what opportunities arise during his time overseas.more
The West Rise Basketball competition is run by KDBA and is played here at Ray Owen. The competition is for people with an intellectual disability and is the first of its kind in Western Australia.
We urgently need more Volunteers to assist our players on and off court with their Playing, Coaching & Reffing Commitments.more
Your business and the Kalamunda Eastern Suns – that’s a winning team!
Sport is a powerful vehicle for companies of all sizes to create recognition and recall of their brands. By joining forces with the Suns you’ll gain exceptional exposure for your brand in a dynamic local and national market.more
The Australian Boomers team to face China in the Sino-Australia Challenge has been announced, headlined by Perth Wildcats fan favorite Jesse Wagstaff, ahead of Game One at Perth Arena on Friday 7 June.
In addition to Wagstaff, there is a distinctly Western Australian flavor to the squad with Perth natives Luke Nevill (Kalamunda) and Daniel Johnson (Willetton), joining South West's Cameron Gliddon for the four-game series.more
For the first time this season both the women’s and men’s Kalamunda Eastern Suns have won on the same night of the season, defeating the Stirling Senators in the Round 11 encounter.
For the full article please click here!more
Our BBQ fundraiser for the Club at Masters Forrestdale was a success.
We had a great day meeting everyone and Masters Forrestdale were great hosts.
A big "Thank You" to our Volunteers and WABL Girls who made the day run smoothly!more