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University Basketball League

Support Curtin Carnabys as they travel across Australia to play rival universities in the exciting UBL.

UBL is a student-only competition run by UniSport Australia. 2022 will see 11 universities from around Australia compete in both Men’s and Women’s events over 8 weeks with an additional 2 weeks of finals. Selected players will be required to travel interstate to compete against other universities (in accordance with government guidelines).

Support the Curtin Carnabys and follow the team’s fixtures below.

2022 Curtin Carnabys Fixtures

All games can be streamed for free on UniSportTV, the home for live and on-demand university sport from across Australia

Meet the team

Coaches

Ricky Grace wearing Curtin Carnabys coaching polo

Ricky Grace (Men’s Head Coach)

Won six club MVP award
All-NBL First Team on four occasions
Inducted in the Basketball Australia Hall of Fame
Named to the Perth Wildcats’ 30th Anniversary All-Star team

Jorjah Smith wearing Curtin Carnabys coaching polo

Jorjah Smith (Women’s Head Coach)

Current NBL player
Women’s British Basketball League
Recently opened coaching academy in Rockingham

Ben Moncrieff (Assistant Coach & Video Analyst)

Current Perth Wheelcat player (Wheelchair Basketball)
2019 U23 Australian Wheelchair Basketball team
WAIS Scholarship holder

Women

Nellie Bond wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Nellie Bond

Position: Point Guard/Small Forward
Studying: Biomedical Science
Favourite music: Rap & RnB
Instagram handle: @Nellie_in_da_house

Emma Burke wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Emma Burke

Position: Guard
Studying: BSc Physiotherapy
Sporting idol: Luka Doncic
Instagram handle: @a_ang1222

Jamie Cohenca wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Jamie Cohenca

Position: Guard/Point Guard
Studying: Law & Commerce
Sporting idol: Patty Mills
Instagram handle: @jaime.cohenca

Riana Coshott wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Riana Coshott

Position: Forward
Studying: Teaching
Sporting idol: Kobe Bryant
Hobbies: “Spending time with friends or my dog at the beach.”

Eloise Farrington wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Eloise Farrington

Position: Guard
Studying: Occupational Therapy
Sporting idol: Sami Whitcomb
Instagram handle: @eloise.farrington

Druvinka Fernando

Position: Shooting Guard
Studying: Occupational Therapy
Favourite music: “I listen to all genres, too hard to choose.”
Instagram handle: @druvinka.fernando

Niina Kato wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Niina Kato

Position: Shooting Guard/Small Forward
Studying: Nursing
Hobbies: “Playing music -drums/guitar, drinking boba, watch movies.”
Instagram handle: @nina_saru

Joanna Ko wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Joanna Ko

Position: Guard
Studying: Actuarial Science
Sporting idol: Sue Bird
Instagram handle: @_yojoko_

Jessica Leamon wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Jessica Leamon

Position: Centre
Studying: Occupational Therapy
Sporting idol: Ash Brazill
Instagram handle: @jess_leamon

Akim Lual wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Akim Lual

Position: Small Forward
Studying: Further research into Occupational Therapy
Sporting idol: Serena Williams
Instagram handle: @akim.lual

Shannon Marsden wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Shannon Marsden

Position: Point Guard
Studying: Chemical Engineering
Favourite music: “I like most music, except screamo.”
Instagram handle: @shannonmarsden

Shenae Hartree

Position: Forward/Centre
Studying: Law & Commerce
Sporting idol: Cathy Freeman
Instagram handle: @shenae.hartree

Tahlia McDonald wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Tahlia McDonald

Position: Forward
Studying: Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)
Favourite music: Australian Indie Pop
Instagram handle: @tahlia16_

Vivian Lim wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Vivian Lim

Position: Point Guard/Small Forward
Studying: Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)
Favourite music: “Pop, acoustic, soft rock, r&b, soul and jazz.”
Instagram handle: @Viv14n

Angela Ng wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Angela Ng

Position: Guard
Studying: Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)
Sporting idol: Luka Doncic
Instagram handle: @a_ang1222

Olivia Pedretti wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Olivia Pedretti

Position: Forward/Centre
Studying: Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
Hobbies: “Cheer, reading, going to the movies and hanging out with friends.”
Instagram handle: @olive_5721

Rishaye Shaw wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Rishaye Shaw

Position: Point Guard/Power Forward
Studying: Law & Commerce
Sporting idol: Leilani Mitchell
Instagram handle: @shayeshaw.rs

Ella Thornton-Elliot wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Ella Thornton-Elliot

Position: PointGuard/Shooting Guard
Studying: Bachelor of Commerce and Marketing
Sporting idol: Sue Bird & Stephen Curry
Instagram handle: @ellaboo_4

Men

Lloyd Allen wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Lloyd Allen

Position: Guard
Studying: Arts and Commerce Double Degree Majoring in Japanese and Economics
Sporting idol: Joe Ingles and Manu Ginóbili
Instagram handle: @lloydallen_

Lachlan Bertram wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Lachlan Bertram

Position: Point Guard
Studying: Engineering Sciences
Favourite music: The Classics
Instagram handle: @LachlanBertram

Joshua Burich wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Joshua Burich

Position: Point Guard
Studying: Engineering
Sporting idol: Mike Tyson
Hobbies: Boxing

Elliott Butcher wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Elliott Butcher

Position: Point Guard
Studying: Commerce
Sporting idol: Tony Parker
Insta handle: @elliottbutcher

Adam Cronin wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Adam Cronin

Position: Centre
Studying: Bachelor of Commerce (Finance)
Hobbies: Gym and Poker
Favourite band: Australian Crawl

Callum Donald wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Callum Donald

Position: Forward
Studying: Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
Hobbies: Collecting shoes
Instagram handle: @callum.donald_

Noah Edge wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Noah Edge

Position: Power Forward/Centre
Studying: Computer Science
Hobbies: “I love to deep dive on History & Politics. Especially the late Middle Ages.”
Instagram handle: @_noahedge

Dylan Griechen wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Dylan Griechen

Position: Forward
Studying: Medical Imaging
Sporting idol: Lebron James
Hobbies: Spearfishing
Instagram handle: @dylan_griechen

Brody Hoddy wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Brody Hoddy

Position: Shooting Guard
Studying: Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Sporting idol: Jordan Clarkson
Favourite kind of music: Rap

Tim Hollick wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Tim Hollick

Position: Point Guard
Studying: Psychology
Sporting idol: Michael Jordan
Instagram hndle: @tim_hollick

Adam Lauren wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Adam Lauren

Position: Small Forward
Studying: Finance and Marketing
Sporting idol: Joel Embiid
Instagram handle: @Adamlozza

Tobey Martin wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Tobey Martin

Position: Shooting Guard/Small Forward
Studying: Software Engineering
Sporting idol: Devin Booker
Instagram handle: @tobes_28

Flynn Newman wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Flynn Newman

Position: Point Guard/Shooting Guard
Studying: Business and Psychology
Sporting idol: Lebron James
Instagram handle: @flynn_newman03

Ali Rammal wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Ali Rammal

Position: Small Forward/Power Forward
Studying: Mining Engineering
Sporting idol: Kobe Bryant
Instagram handle: @ali.rammal

Husam Roamer wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Husam Roamer

Position: Point Guard/Combo Guard
Studying: Commerce
Favourite kind of music: “Little bit of everything, but mainly Aussie Indie.”
Instagram handle: @Husam_Roamer

Mason Tion wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Mason Tion

Position: Point Guard/Small Forward
Studying: Teaching
Sporting idol: Kobe Bryant
Instagram handle: @mason_tion

Haydyn Williams wearing Curtin Carnabys jersey

Haydyn Williams

Position: Forward/Centre
Studying: Bachelor of Science (Health Science)
Hobbies: Video games, socialising and music
Instagram handle: @h.williams_10

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