Keith Fenton commenced his basketball with the Beverley Hills Club where he ran local competitions and representative teams. Keith joined the Bankstown Association as a secretary in 1965 and held the position for 15 years. In 1966 he was appointed treasurer of NSW Basketball and then held the position of secretary for over 10 years. He managed many junior and senior NSW teams during the ’70s and ’80s.
He managed and coached Bankstown senior and junior teams for 14 years and for 7 years was the manager of the Bankstown NBL team. He was instrumental in the building of the Bankstown stadium. For his outstanding efforts at Bankstown, Keith became the first Life Member of that Association and this was followed by Life Membership of BNSW in 1982.
Keith is a keen historian of basketball in NSW and a prolific collector of memorabilia on basketball and it’s history.