Big V Round 14 Preview

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Tweet Division 1 Men (4th Terril Conference 9-7): vs. Melbourne University (6th Terril Conference 5-11) @ Melbourne University Sports Centre, Saturday 8.30pm A stunning first quarter shooting performance from Dane Bow laid the foundation for Geelong’s impressive 91-78 win over archrivals Warrnambool on Sunday. Bow had 17 of his 24 points in the opening stanza, including five bombs from outside … Read More

Big V Round 16 Preview

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Tweet Division 1 Men (4th Terril Conference 11-8): vs. Mildura (2nd Terril Conference 14-6) @ Mildura Basketball Stadium, Saturday 8.00pm A chance to lock away a berth in the finals was missed by Geelong, after splitting its weekend double-header. The Big V Supercats were blown away in the second quarter of Saturday night’s 91-74 loss to McKinnon, with the Cougars … Read More

Geelong Players selected for 3×3 Championships

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Tweet Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats SEABL player Maddy White, Geelong Supercats Big V State Youth Championship Women player Ebony Rolph and Geelong Supercats Under 18 VJBL representative player George Blagojevic have been selected by Basketball Victoria Country to participate at the inaugural Basketball Australia National 3×3 U18 Championships. The Championships will be held on the 19th, 20th and 21st of … Read More

Lady Supercats’ depth comes to the fore

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Tweet The Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats overcame a slow first quarter to beat Kilsyth 76-70 at The Arena Friday night. Stand-in captain Deanna Smith led the team perfectly, agonisingly close to a triple-double with 22 points, 13 assists, nine rebounds and seven steals. Regular captain Kylie Morrissy missed with a heavy illness. Smith was supported by her fellow starters, all … Read More

Back to Corio

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Tweet For the first time in a number of years, senior Geelong representative teams will play at the spiritual home of basketball in the city, Corio Leisuretime Centre. The Big V Division 1 women and State Youth Championship 1 men will be in action on Saturday night from 5.30pm. On Sunday the State Youth Championship 1 women clash with Melbourne … Read More

VJBL Wrap June 15th 2012

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Tweet Victorian Junior Championship Under 16 Boys Round 1 Geelong Supercats 67 def. Keilor 56 Top Scorers: J. Pupavac 19, B. Potter 15, B. Biggs 9 Best Players: Not Supplied Coach’s Comment: “A tight game throughout, but a third quarter run of points gave us a good lead going into the last. Keilor fought hard and had the run of … Read More

Smith catalyst in big win

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Tweet Deanna Smith was the catalyst as the Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats powered home in the second half to beat the Canberra Capitals Academy 103-73 on Friday night. Smith had a season-high 32 points at 82 per cent as the Lady Supercats went from 45-42 at half time to 30 point winners at home. She shot the ball at 82 … Read More

Big V Round 13 Preview

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Tweet Division 1 Men (5th 8-7 Terril Conference): vs. Warrnambool (3rd Terril Conference 8-6) @ Geelong Arena Annex, Sunday 3.00pm The mark of a good team is to overcome any obstacles thrown at them. That’s why Big V Supercats’ coach Shayne Bow was justifiably proud of his team following last Sunday’s 85-81 win over Altona. Missing key big man Ben … Read More

Humble Barrett pays tribute to teammates

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Tweet The St. Laurence Geelong Supercats demoralised the travelling Canberra Gunners on Friday night, winning 89-39 at The Arena. Kimmani Barrett had 28 points and eight rebounds while centre Seb Loader had a career-high 22 rebounds in the SEABL. The injury-riddled Gunners scored just 21 points after quarter time as the Supercats applied the brakes to their offensive game, lighting … Read More

Huge Weekend Looms for Supercats

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Tweet The Supercats face a tough double header this weekend, beginning with a home game at the Geelong Arena tonight against the Brisbane Spartans.  The Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats tip off at 6pm first up, and will be looking to continue their unbeaten home record in 2012. They travelled to Brisbane just two weeks ago to take on the Lady … Read More