Papavs helped the Lady Cobras to a 1-1 weekend and helped her team remain in fourth position on the ladder. Papvas recorded 17pts@47%, 9rebs, 4ass and 3stls in her teams 67-49 home court victory against the Lady Blues on Saturday night. The following day against arch rivals Nunawading, Clare produced a career high 32pts@58% including 4 three pointers, 4rebs, 1ass and 1stl. It was unfortunately not enough for her team and the Lady Cobras lost 64-84. Clare started the game at a blistering pace scoring 11 of the teams 15 first quarter points, and scored 43% of her teams remaining score.
Other notable performances were;
Catherine Guest continues to impress the local Launceston fans with 17pts@88%, 11rebs, 2ass and 3blks. If she continues to produce solid numbers she will be in line for the Australian U/21 Player of the Year.
Southern District Lady Spartans recorded a 1-2 result on the Apple Isle, Shona O’Bree had a consistent weekend averaging 14pts, 7rebs and 4ass.
Knox Raiders Chantella Perera recorded 27pts@73%, 5rebs, 5ass and 2stls, helping her team to an easy 87-59 victory against Albury/Wodonga.
Kristen Veal helped the NW Tasmania Thunder to a 1-1 weekend averaging 19pts, 14rebs, 5.5ass and 3stls. Veal had 24pts@62%, 12rebs, 6ass and 5stls in the Lady Thunder 57-49 victory on Sunday.
Julie Ofsoski showed she is back to full fitness, playing all 40mins and recording 22pts@62% and 9rebs in the Lady Blues 49-67 loss to Kilsyth.
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