Kilsyth increased their win streak to six this weekend thanks largely to the efforts of 24 year old Auryn MacMillan. With 18pts@47%, 10rebs, 3ass and 5blks McMillan guided the Cobras to a surprise victory over South Conference ladder leaders Nunawading. MacMillan was the catalyst for the Cobras great second quarter with 8pts which set up a 4pt lead at the half time break. Auryn was also forced to produce a quality defensive performance as the Spectres have a talented frontcourt rotation. MacMillan was fully up to the task and limited the Spectres inform forward Chris Cameron to only 7pts.
Other notable performances were;
With 16 points in the third quarter, Nathan Crosswell lifted the Sabres to a much needed victory over the Bandits. Nathan finished with 26pts@71%, 4rebs and 7ass.
Frankston Blues Chuck Long continues his impressive form this year with 18pts@47%, 11rebs, 2ass and 2stls against Dandenong, helping Frankston to their sixth consecutive win.
Ash Cannan averaged 23pts, 12rebs, 3.5ass and 1stl for the Spartans on their 1-1 road trip to Tasmania.
Star guard Nikita Young has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Young put together an impressive second NBL1 season with the Cobras, ranking third on the team in scoring (12.7ppg), rebounds (5.4rpg), assists (2.3apg), while her quick hands and anticipation saw her rank fifth in the league in steals (2.3spg).
The Kilsyth Cobra Women have made their first move for the 2024 NBL1 season, re-signing rising star, Georgia Booth. Booth enjoyed a breakout season with the Cobras, leading the team in three point makes while ranking second on the team in scoring. The lightning quick guard blossomed into a high level scorer, averaging 17.5
Our Kilsyth Junior Cobras teams for the 2024 VJBL season have been announced. Congratulations to all of our new and returning Cobras on their selections — and for those who have missed out this season, we hope to see you back next year. See below for our 2024 teams as well as important uniform, registration