Ryan Petrik has been appointed as Head Coach for two years, for 2020/21 and 2021/22 WNBL Seasons.
Ryan has a wealth of experience and was the Assistant Coach at the Perth Lynx from June 2015 to 2019/20 working alongside Head Coach, Andy Stewart
Petrik is the head coach of WSBL side the Rockingham Flames, where over the past seven seasons he has taken his side to two Grand Finals, winning the 2014 Championship.
He was named WSBL Coach of the Year in 2012. Petrik was also the head coach of the WA women’s under-20s team, leading them to a silver medal at the National Championships in 2014.
Prior to this, Petrik spent four seasons as an assistant coach for Rockingham’s men’s team.
On top of this he has spent several seasons assisting Perth Wildcats coaching staff under both Rob Beveridge and Trevor Gleeson.