BIG V Coaches


Scott McKenzie
Scott’s involvement with Basketball spans almost 40 years in the Gippsland region, having
represented several local towns both as a player and coach. For the past 10-12 years Scott’s
focus was with Basketball Victoria Country, coaching within the various junior programs
including Skills Days, Academy Programs, Jamboree, AJCBC, Gold Nugget and culminating in
an Assistant Coaching role at 2 National Championships.

More recently, since 2018, Scott has been a part of the Casey Cavaliers Big V Championship
Men’s program as an Assistant Coach. His role with Casey was varied and included conducting
and preparing training sessions, individual player development sessions, opposition scouting,
game day coaching and player recruiting.


Wayne Royal

Wayne was the Inaugural Latrobe Energy Senior Men’s Coach and takes the role of Womens coach in our relaunch season. Wayne is highly respected amongst the wider Gippsland community and has as a long list of achievements in his coaching resume which includes:

Current BV East / Central Gippsland Head Coach

BVC State Coach (Gold, 2 Silver & Bronze medals won)

ACJBC Mentor Coach and Head Coach

BA Coach tours of America

Latrobe Pioneers Junior Coach