Ten of our Phil Munday’s Junior Cobras teams continue their finals campaigns this Friday night in VJBL action, with five championships up for grabs and another five grand final berths on the line.
Our Under 16-1 Boys and Under 14-2 Girls will battle it out for Metro 1 and Metro 2 titles, respectively, on Friday, while on Sunday, the Under 12-4 Boys and Under 16-2 and 16-3 Girls will look to secure Grand Final victories in Regional action.
In the Victorian Championship division, five of our Cobra teams will be in Preliminary Final action with Grand Final berths on the line.
In ‘VC’, our Under 12-1 Boys and Girls take on Dandenong and Melbourne, respectively, at the State Basketball Centre at 7.00pm. In VC Reserve, the Under 14-1 Boys and Girls and Under 18-1 Boys will look to advance to their respective championship games, with the Under 14 and 18 Boys also in action at the State Basketball Centre, while the Under 14 Girls take on Ballarat in Keilor.
With a win last week, the Under 20-1 Boys have advanced to the VC Grand Final and will enjoy a bye this weekend.
The Kilsyth Cobra Men have come back from a 17 point second half deficit to defeat the Frankston Blues in a 99-97 thriller on Saturday night. Following a nightmare first half which saw them trailing, 62-45, early in the third period, the Cobras quickly got to work after the main break, riding the red-hot
The Kilsyth Lady Cobras have inched closer towards securing a first round home playoff game following a dominant 81-57 road win over Frankston on Saturday night. Trailing by three points after one period of play, the Lady Cobras quickly put this one out of reach, riding a stifling second quarter defensive effort to build