The Limestone Coast Regional Sporting Academy
(LCRSA) is a key part of the Pioneers Basketball Pathways Program. The program
provides identified club and state athletes located within the LCRSA catchment
area the opportunity to train in a ‘decentralized’ setting. Athletes will
receive technical coaching on individual skill development and small game
awareness in their regional areas.
LCRSA Scholarship athletes are provided elite basketball skill
development programs and exposed to high quality instruction from the region’s
leading basketball coaches in partnership with Pioneers Basketball.
are provided training in basketball specific skill areas including passing,
rebounding, scoring and defending.
are also provided both technical and tactical feedback on individuals
techniques and decision-making.
To be eligible for a Basketball Scholarship,
Reside within the Limestone Coast Region made up of the Mount
Gambier, Grant, Wattle Range, Robe, Kingston, Naracoorte Lucindale or
Tatiara local government areas; and
Be a registered member with Country Basketball SA through an
Association within the Limestone Coast region; and
Between the ages of 13 to 18 during the scholarship
Satisfy the eligibility criteria and demonstrate
the following qualities;
Physical abilities and physical skills considered to be essential for eventual success in Basketball
Display an ability to apply coaching & technical instruction
Display attitude, commitment and dedication to improving performance
The ability or potential to work as part of a team to achieve excellence