Kilsyth Cobras kick started their 2012 campaign with a victory over Mt Gambier, thanks largely to the efforts of first year import Garfield Blair. Playing 37mins Blair produced a league best 33pts@48%, 5 rebounds and 1 steal. Blair started the game at a blistering pace with 12 first quarter points to help his team establish a comfortable 8pt. The Pioneers fought hard all game and Blair hit a three pointer with seconds remaining to give the Cobras the win.
Geelong Supercats coach Jamie O’Loughlin will be happy with his choice to recruit Kimmani Barrett after his impressive performance on Saturday night. Kimmani recorded 27pts@73%, 9rebs, 4ass and 1stl to guide the Supercats to a comfortable 90-72 victory over reigning champions Nunawading
Sandringham import Cory Cooperwood only got clearance top play late Friday afternoon, but produced a solid weekend averaging 15.5pts and 9.5rebs to help his team record a clean sweep on the Apple Isle.
Another first year import Jazzmarr Ferguson averaged 25.5pts, 5.5rebs and 4ass to help Albury/Wodonga to a rewarding 1-1 season start.
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