The Kilsyth Lady Cobras will take aim at their third SEABL Grand Final appearance in the past four years when they play host to the Bendigo Braves in a home Preliminary Final on Saturday night.
The Lady Cobras earned themselves a home Preliminary Final with a resounding win over Nunawading in their Round 1 playoff game, and host the Braves at 7pm on Saturday night.
Bendigo won big at home over Geelong this past weekend to keep their season alive, moving their 2018 record to an impressive 21-1 in the process. The league’s hottest team all season long, the Braves possess one of the SEABL’s most explosive offences, led by the dominance of Kelly Wilson (14.8ppg/6.7rpg/12.0apg) and Nadeen Payne (22.8ppg/9.4rpg).
The Lady Cobras will be looking to exact some revenge over Bendigo, having lost their lone meeting earlier this season. But Sam Woosnam’s team has played some blistering basketball of late, setting the stage for an epic win-or-go-home encounter on Saturday night.
The Kilsyth Cobras have bolstered their frontcourt with the addition of Melbourne United forward/centre Tohi Smith-Milner for the 2019 NBL1 season. Smith-Milner gives the Cobras a physical, skilful low post presence, possessing the ability to both bang down in the low post and stretch the floor with his impressive perimeter shooting. Smith-Milner spent the
The Cobra VYC Men and Women have tipped-off their 2019 regular season campaigns in impressive fashion, recording a pair of resounding victories over the Southern Sabres on Saturday night at home. The Cobra Women rode an explosive fourth quarter to open their season in style, dominating down the stretch to defeat the Sabres, 74-58.
The Kilsyth Cobras have signed Melbourne Boomers centre Sarah Booth for the inaugural NBL1 season. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Boothe enjoyed an impressive collegiate career at the prestigious Stanford University, helping the Cardinal reach the NCAA Final Four in each of her three years on court. Boothe then spent time professionally in Europe