Details of Alan Castle Former President and Life Member of the WBA.

Background and playing carrer.

1949-54       Pt Pirie B/ball Association.             -Team, Boilermakers.

1955-58       Broken Hill B/ball Association.     -Team, Napredaks.

1959-70       Pt Augusta B/ball Association.      -Team, Wilsden.

Vice President for 9 years, to Wally Hancock.

Whist in Pt Augusta I had a 30 minute basketball radio segment Friday evenings on 5AU.

1970-           Whyalla Basketball Association.  -Team Giants.

Umpired coached and played at the McBride Courts and at the new Jubilee park Stadium.

Over the years my 3 children have come through junior and senior basketball at Whyalla.

President of Association 1971-76 and then 1981-85.

Managed time out canteen from 1981 to 85.

1986                    Awarded Life Membership in 1986

Member of the WBA tribunal, have held this position since 1990-1998.

19996                  Currently Have 3 grand children playing at junior level. Currently serving another term as President thanks to family envolvement.

Regards, Alan Castle

Received in July 1996