Kilsyth Basketball Joins Victorian Senior Elite League

The Kilsyth and Mountain District Basketball Association (K&MDBA) has officially joined the newly-formed Victorian Senior Elite League (official league name to be announced) for its inaugural season in 2019. The K&MDBA – represented by the Kilsyth Cobras – will join 13 former-SEABL teams in the Victorian Senior Elite League, in addition to four Big-V Championship

Mackenzie, Ahale, Set to Tip-Off NCAA Regular Season

Kilsyth juniors Bree Mackenzie and Jamie Ahale are set to tip-off their 2018/19 collegiate campaigns, with the NCAA season starting next week.   Mackenzie enters her final season with Hawai’i Pacific University, following a redshirt season in 2018/19. The fifth-year senior was named to the All-PacWest First Team in 2017, and will be looking to

Kyle Adnam Named in Australian Boomers Squad

Kilsyth junior Kyle Adnam has been included in the Australian Boomers squad ahead of the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup qualifiers.   Adnam’s inclusion in the Boomers squad is another step forward in what has been a remarkable 14 months for the electrifying guard. The Mount Evelyn Meteors junior made his international debut

Lady Cobras Season Ends With Preliminary Final Loss to Braves

The Kilsyth Lady Cobras were eliminated from the 2018 SEABL postseason on Saturday night, losing to a red-hot Bendigo Braves team at home, 93-64.   With team MVP Steph Blicavs away with Australian Opals duties, the Lady Cobras struggled to keep pace with Bendigo’s high-octane offence, with a third quarter explosion by the Braves proving

Cobras Season Ends in Heartbreak with Preliminary Final Loss to Spectres

The Kilsyth Cobra Men have seen their 2018 SEABL season end in stunning fashion, surrendering an 18 point halftime lead to lose to the Nunawading Spectres on the road, 70-78 in their Preliminary Final on Saturday night.   “It’s a gut wrenching way to finish a season,” Cobras coach Justin Schueller said.   “We gave

Cobras Unleash Spectacular Offensive Display to Advance to Preliminary Final

The Kilsyth Cobra Men took their game to another level on Saturday night, erupting on the offensive end in a spectacular 40 minute performance to defeat Bendigo, 111-88 in their SEABL Semi Final. “What can I say, the boys were great from start to finish,” Cobras coach Justin Schueller said.   “It was a total

Lady Cobras Blow out Spectres to Advance to Preliminary Final

The Kilsyth Lady Cobras have sent a message to the rest of the SEABL with a spectacular 81-58 victory over Nunawading at home in their first round final on Saturday night.   The Lady Cobras were in charge from start to finish, riding a dominant opening quarter as they built a commanding lead they would

Cobras Fall Short in Epic Round 1 Finals Thriller

The Kilsyth Cobra Men have fallen in their first round qualifying final in one of the games of the year, losing to the Hobart Chargers, 96-98 on Saturday night.   A spectacular opening to the 2018 SEABL postseason, the Cobras and Chargers traded leads four times in the final minute of play, before seeing the

Isaac Turner, Owen Odigie Win Major SEABL Awards

Cobras duo Isaac Turner and Owen Odigie have won big at the annual SEABL Awards Function, with Turner named to the All-SEABL 2nd Team, while Odigie was crowned the league’s Defensive Player of the Year for 2018.   Turner has been the driving force behind Kilsyth’s high-scoring, efficient offence, averaging a team-leading 19.5 points per

Cobras Fall in Finale, Finish With #2 Playoff Seed

The undermanned Kilsyth Cobras have stumbled in their SEABL regular season, losing on the road to the Albury-Wodonga Bandits, 89-104, on Saturday night.   Saturday’s game was always going to be a monumental task for the Cobras, who were without Dane Pineau, Sam Daly, Felix von Hofe (NBL commitments) and Owen Odigie (injury) for their