Riley Brown

Local Association: Kilsyth Basketball

WNBL Experience: 12 games

Occupation: Accountant

Playing Experience: Played for Kilsyth Cobras from U12’s to U18’s and local competition A grade until approx. 2014

Involvement in Refereeing: Started refereeing in 2005 at 15 as my first job to earn some money. One of my friends started refereeing the year before I did which is why I started.

Mentors: Too many to name – the senior panel officials have been fantastic with on-court mentoring, a few select referee coaches, and definitely my family and partner for all of their support.

Fun Facts:

Favourite TV Show:  Suits
Favourite Musician:  Adele
App you can’t live without! Google Maps
Favourite venue to referee: Kilsyth, Court 1
Craziest thing you’ve seen on a basketball court? I’ve seen some amazing long distance buzzer beaters!
Pre-game routine or superstitions: Being at venue 1 hour prior to tip-off – no rushing!