Jo Metcalfe

Jo has done it all, represented her state, attended the AIS, played at the highest level in Australian Women’s Basketball (WNBL), represented her country both as a junior and senior and won the highest individual award in the WNBL, the MVP for 1991.

 

Melbourne Tigers

Number: 12

Played: 1990 – 1995 & 1998 – 2000

WNBL Games: 147 (2nd on Tigers list)

Coached:

Head Coach Junior Girls

State

Played:

1983 & 1984 – South Australian Under 16

1985 & 1986 – South Australian Under 18

Australia

Played:

Pre Olympic Tournament – 1992 Spain

Women’s Olympic Team: 1 (1992)

Junior Women’s World Championships: 1 (1989) (Bronze Medal)

Senior Women’s World Championships: 1 (1990)

Awards

WNBL MVP (1991)

WNBL Leading Scorer (1991) (479 pts &21.8 ppg)

WNBL All Star 5 (1991)

Inducted into WNBL Hall of Fame (1998 / 1999)

Named in WNBL Top 25 Players for first 25 Years of WNBL

VBA MVP (1991)

VBA Leading Scorer (1991)

VBA All Star 5 (1991)

Captain Melbourne Tigers WNBL Team

Tigers WNBL Leading Scorer (2202 Pts)

Tigers WNBL Leading Rebounder (986)

Attended AIS 1985 to 1987