Kilsyth Lady Cobras import Amy Denson has started her SEABL campaign at a blistering pace, and has been rewarded for her perfect performance on Sunday, helping her team to a 71-61 road victory against Ballarat. Denson finished the game with 26 points @ 63%, 4 rebounds, 4 steals and 2 blocks in only 27 minutes of game time. Amy was also able to contain the Lady Miners prize off season recruit and recent Australian Opal Squad nominee Cayla Francis to only 8pts at 17%. Amy sustained a sprained ankle in training leading into round one of competition, but has shown no signs of pain as she has guided the reigning champion Lady Cobras to a 1-1 season start.
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Caitlin Cunningham continues to torment her opposition for her new club Knox Raiders. Cunningham averaged 20pts and 7rebs for the Raiders, helping them to a 2-0 record and first place on the ladder.
Bendigo guard Kelly Wilson played the entire 40mins against Albury/Wodonga, and finished with 25pts@45%, 10rebs, 7ass and 3stls in the Lady Braves 76-54 victory.
In her first game with new club Brisbane Spartans Emma Randall recorded 26pts@63%, 9rebs and 6ass, showing no signs of tiredness after returning from a long summer playing in France.
Defensive specialist Sarah Haberfield has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Haberfield was a solid contributor to the Cobras roster in 2023, starting in 20 of 22 regular season games and ranking amongst the team leaders in assists (2.1), steals (1.0) and rebounding (3.3). The SEBC Saints junior recorded a
Mitch Dielemans has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Dielemans enjoyed a strong 2023 NBL1 campaign with the Cobras, averaging a career-high 8.9 points per game to go along with 2.2 assists per game, shooting team-bests of 40.3% from three point range and 80.3% from the foul line. He recoded