The Victorian 18 & Under Girls Basketball team won the gold medal and the Boys team earned bronze at the School Sport Australia Championships held in Newcastle, NSW from 8 – 14 August.
Congratulations to Samantha Creed, Ashleigh Stonehouse and Cortney Williamson on being named in the Girls’ International Touring team, with Kate Ebzery, Ashley Hirons and Olivia Simmons named in the backup shadow squad. For the boys, Billy Johns-Teni, Andrew Steel and Stefan Uzelac were selected in the Boys’ International Touring team, with Jon Cooke and Shane Muir named in the backup shadow squad.
Click here to go to the School Sport Australia webpage that displays the results and ladders of the School Sport Australia Boys Basketball competitions, and click here to go to the School Sport Australia webpage that displays the results and ladders of the School Sport Australia Girls Basketball competitions
Star point guard Adi Tomada has re-signed with the Kilsyth Cobras for the 2024 NBL1 season. Tomada enjoyed a standout 2023 season with the Cobras, leading the team in assists (4.6apg) and steals (1.4spg), ranking second in scoring (19.5ppg) and three pointers made (2.0 3PM), while finding his way to the free throw
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