Coaches

We’re very proud to announce the 2015/2016 Burlington Basketball Coaching Team — Burlington’s best, most experienced and qualified coaches with:

? Over 300 years of combined coaching experience at various levels
? 50 years of Halton High School coaching experience with numerous GHAC and OFSSA appearances
? A combined 100 years of provincial rep level coaching including Ontario Cup medals winners in every one of the last 11 consecutive years
? Provincial development coaches with BDP, MDP and JDP experience former university players with CIS experience from McMaster, Bishop’s, Wilfred Laurier and Brock Universities and NCAA experience with the famous Duke Blue Devils
? A fully certified staff of NCCP coaches with Level 1,2 and 3 accreditation

Head Coach – Matt Donnelly

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Bio:

Matt’s basketball career spanned across all levels of amateur basketball. He started in house league through the YMCA of Oakville, before moving up to the club level with Oakville Vytis & CIA Bounce. After high school, Matt attended Wilfrid Laurier University to study business, and played 5 years on the varsity team. Upon graduation, he quickly transitioned into coaching, working with Burlington Basketball and Oakville Vytis over the last three years. He has also coached with the Basketball Ontario TID and CP programs. He currently is a trainer at IBSA Basketball in Burlington, and is the head coach of the Oakville Vytis Major Midget boys.

 Quote:

“There are only two options regarding commitment… you’re either in or you’re out. There’s no such thing as life in-between” – Pat Riley