Having produced a season best 34pts@71% along with 5rebs, 5ass and 4stls Kilsyth Lady Cobras Deanna Smith receives her first Player of the Week recognition this season. Smith was a dominate force at the offensive end in the second and fourth quarters, when her team needed her the most. Smith has been the Lady Cobras go to player all season and was fouled 10 times during the match. Smith played all but 8mins of the game and recorded a successful 11 from 11 from the free throw line .
Other notable performances were;
qBendigo Lady Braves Kelly Wilson has shown a glimpse of her 2009 MVP form in recent weeks and averaged 21pts, 3rebs, 5.5ass and 1blk over the weekend to help Bendigo to an 2-0 record.
qBrisbane Lady Spartans duo Kristen Veal (15pts, 7rebs, 2.5ass & 3stls) and Rachel Pryor (15.5pts, 9rebs & 2blks) produced a consistent weekend to help their team to a much needed 2-0 record and remain in third position on the ladder.
qWith 24pts@55%, 15rebs, 2ass and 1blk from Eleanor Brentnall the Nunawading Spectres were able to produce a great 95-90 double overtime victory over previous ladder leaders Launceston.
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