2021 – 2022 REP TEAMS
Planning for the 2021-22 Rep season is underway.
U10 GIRLS (2012 / 2013)
Coaching Staff: Tom Kieswetter, Amanda Finch – Head Coaches
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Tom is currently retired, but was the head coach of the University of Waterloo Men’s Basketball team for 20 years. Tom was a member of the 1968-74 Warrior basketball teams during which time he was a captain and two-time OUA all-star. He was also a member of Canada’s National Basketball team which competed in the pre-Olympic tournament in Germany in 1972. Prior to coaching full-time, Tom was a high school teacher and Coach in KW. Tom is coming out of retirement to coach his granddaughter!
Amanda (Kieswetter) Finch is a lawyer at Manulife. She played basketball for the KW Girls Lightning organization throughout her childhood and coached at numerous camps. Amanda was a member of the 2000-2004 University of Waterloo Women’s basketball team during which time she was a captain and named to the OUA West All-Rookie team. Over the past few years, Amanda has loved being involved with the KWGBA- coaching her daughter’s Jr. NBA and U10 teams.
U19 GIRLS (2003 – 2005)
Coaching Staff: Scott Robertson – Head Coach; Sarah Dillon and Courtney Bruce – Assistant Coaches
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Scott grew up in Waterloo, playing for BCI and the Waterloo Wildhawks. After finishing his playing career, he attended Brock University where he earned a Master’s Degree focusing on Phys Ed. Scott is a teacher with the WRDSB, currently teaching at Forest Heights C.I. He has taught at a number of schools around the region where he coached as well; SJAM (Sr Boys), JHSS (Jr Boys), BCI (Jr Girls, Jr Boys, Sr Boys). He has spent the past few years coaching the U19 Wildhawks team, winning tournaments in Indiana, Pittsburgh and Washington, and also winning a silver medal at the OBAs in Division One. Scott spends several weeks of his summer coaching with Mano Watsa at PGC.
Sarah played JUEL in her grade 12 year, and got an athletic and academic scholarship to Wilfrid Laurier University in 2013. She was a knock-down shooter and playmaker during her time on the court. She was the convenor for the Youth Basketball League from 2014-2018 run out of St David’s in Waterloo; she has been the assistant coach for the KW Vipers girls team with head coach Jody Brown, and an assistant coach for the Niagara Girls Basketball Association (NGBA) JUEL team from 2018-2020. She has also done individual training with both women and men throughout her career.
Courtney graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2016 with an Honours Degree in Communication Studies and completed her Master’s of Education this past spring. She was a five-year student athlete and captain of the Women’s Basketball team. Courtney is currently the Coordinator of Athlete Services within the Department of Athletics & Recreation at Laurier. Courtney has been involved in basketball as a player and a coach for over 20 years.