Full Court Press, the No.1 basketball radio program on the Mornington Peninsula, and RPP FM local radio are proud to announce The Frankston & District Basketball Association (FDBA) as a sponsored partner.
To celebrate the newly formed alliance, Full Court Press will broadcast live from the home of the FDBA and Frankston Blues Basketball in Seaford this Friday between 6pm – 7pm.
The FDBA CEO Nathan Jolly said, “Darren Smith, RPP FM presenter of Full Court Press and his team do an outstanding job promoting the sport of basketball in our region and brings a sense of personality to the show which makes listening entertaining as well as being highly informative in all things hoops.”
“The FDBA is the largest basketball association on the Mornington Peninsula with over 13,000 participants per annum, it was only a matter of time before the FDBA and Full Court Press made their partnership official,” he added.
The FDBA has a strong vision is to be the leader in community sports by being PASSIONATE, UNITED, INCLUSIVE and ENRICHING to all who come in contact with Frankston Basketball.
For more details about the FDBA visit http://www.frankstonbasketball.asn.au/
All concerned are looking forward to supporting the partnership with Darren Smith and his panelists Darren Mahony-Walsh, founder and Director of Bobcats Basketball Club and Manny Hendrix Jr, US basketball import and Western Port Steelers player. Smith added, “We are thrilled that the Frankston & District Basketball Association have joined the Peninsula Bobcats as sponsors of the only dedicated basketball show on live radio across the country, the Full Court Press.”
“Frankston is a major centre for basketball in Melbourne’s South East with a program that fosters junior development coupled with outstanding facilities. We see the Association as partners, as we do with the Bobcats, and we’re excited about broadcasting live from the stadium Friday night,” he added.
During the live broadcast on Friday, Full Court Press panelists will cover:
• Big V Scores & Previews – Men, Women and Youth League
• SEABL – Frankston Blues Men & Women scores previewed with live scores of the ladies who will playing during the live broadcast.
• NBA draft Update
• Hero & Villain of the Week
• The 3Throws Quiz
VIP’s making their way down to Seaford, home of the FDBA & Frankston Blues include Charleston Long – US basketball import, Simon Giovannoni – SEABL Head Coach and Brad Fitzsimmons – Bayside Automotive Group.
Be sure you listen to the live broadcast this Friday between 6pm – 7pm on RPP FM 98.7FM & 98.3FM Frankston or come down and meet Darren and his crew and get involved in all the basketball action at:
90 Bardia Ave
RPP FM – IS THE VOICE OF PENINSULA BASKETBALL
98.7FM & 98.3FM Frankston
Words Debra Mar
Pictured: Frankston Blues Mens Basketball team