Monivae College Sports Academy (MSCA) is a full time integrated academic and sporting program for pre-elite male and female student cricketers and basketballers. A swimming program will be added in 2023.  The program is planned to allow student athletes to develop their sporting talent at a state-of-the-art training facility, under the tutelage of expert sport and fitness coaches, while receiving their secondary education in an innovative and integrated approach. 

MCSA is available for students in Years 7 to 10 in 2023. 

MCSA students will have a portion of their lessons devoted to core curriculum (including English, Maths, Science and Religion), their remaining lessons are devoted to the MCSA program consisting of the following:

  • sport specific skills coaching
  • strength and conditioning coaching on their general fitness and sport specific fitness
  • working with high performance specialists including dietetics, psychology and physiotherapy

The MCSA support team consists of:

    • Head of Cricket: Keith Jansz -Former Vic Premier Head Coach for Frankston Peninsula CC and Sri Lankan Women’s T20 Assistant Coach. Level 3 High Performance Cricket Coach
    • Head of Basketball: Matt Sutton - Current WNBL1 Head Coach for Mt Gambier Pioneers and former NBL player for 36’ers
    • Head of Strength & Conditioning: Sam Carr  - Senior Strength & Conditioning coach with Fed University, Masters of S&C
    • Sports Dietitian: Ola Luczak - Accredited Sports Dietitian, specialising in elite and junior athletes. Former nutrition roles at Melbourne Victory and St Kilda Football Clubs
    • Physiotherapist and Podiatrist: Gen Health, Hamilton

Applying students for the 2023 intake will undertake selection trials in July 2022. To complete an online MCSA enrolment enquiry click here . Applications for 2023 enrolment close on June 24th 2022.

Monivae College is offering a number of generous MCSA Boarding Scholarships. For information on scholarships and application forms click here   

To download a MCSA Prospectus, click here.

Please direct any enquires to MCSA Co-ordinator, Clinton Thomas This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.