Basketball Geelong and Supercats to host Boomers

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Tweet Basketball Geelong and the Geelong Supercats are pleased to announce that the Geelong Arena will be the final stop for our Australian Olympic men’s basketball team before they jet off to London. The Boomers will take on Greece on Wednesday June 27th at the Arena in the final game of a three game “Farewell Series” that was announced at … Read More

Big V Round 7 Preview

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Tweet Division 1 Men (4th Terril Conference 4-4): vs. Mildura (1st Terril Conference 7-1) @ Geelong Arena Annex, Sunday 3.00pm Geelong comes into the biggest challenge in Big V Division 1 basketball on Sunday after splitting its round 6 double-header. The Supercats were too strong for Blackburn on Saturday night with an 82-77 win. However, they couldn’t back it up … Read More

St Laurence Geelong Supercats release Qaafow

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Tweet The St Laurence Geelong Supercats have released Yusuf Qaafow after just two games with the club. The 24 year old guard who crossed from the Melbourne Tigers Big V Championship Men’s team in the off season was looking to make the step up the SEABL competition. Qaafow played in the Supercats first two games of the season and contributed … Read More

Supercats SEABL results Round 1

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  The Geelong Supercats SEABL teams have started their 2012 season in fantastic form, with both the Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats and the St Laurence Geelong Supercats getting the win in their first game of the season at home. The Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats impressed the crowd with a convincing win over the Nunawading Lady Spectres, a team who they … Read More

Supercats VJBL Results Round 2

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            Geelong Supercats Junior Representative Victorian Junior Championship   Under 18 Boys Round 2 Geelong Supercats 46 lost to Broadmeadows 62 Top Scorers: R. Kennedy 13, G. Blagojevic 9, L. West 9 Best Players: A. Motiani, G. Blagojevic, R. Kennedy Coach’s Comment: “Starting with only six players was a big ask but not out of … Read More

Friend-ly Face Back at Supercats

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Tweet Friend has had a decorated basketball career representing Geelong and Victoria from U12 through to U18 before enjoying a 4 year career in NCAA Division 1 at Nicholls State University. Friend then returned to Geelong and played a key reserve role in the Supercats 2010 championship team.Following the 2010 SEABL season Friend decided he needed a break from the … Read More

Geelong Supercats and Basketball Geelong appoint CEO

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Tweet Basketball Geelong and the Geelong Supercats have today announced the appointment of Mr. Andrew Scotford as its new Chief Executive.  Scotford will commence as the Chief Executive of Basketball Geelong on Tuesday, April 10th.   Scotford is currently the Cricket Manager of the Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) which he commenced in 2010 following appointments as the Cricket Australia … Read More

Izzy’s Hoop Dreams

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Tweet You spent the NBA Pre-season with the Charlotte Bobcats. Tell us how that came about? Well, probably a bit of luck. Not luck, I shouldn’t say that. I had a try out with them the year before, and things went well, but just from a numbers situation they didn’t have enough room for me. So with the NBA lock … Read More

Big V Previews and Results

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Tweet ROUND 1 RESULTS Division 1 Men defeated Chelsea 71-90 Division 1 Women defeated by Chelsea 55-53 State Youth Championship Men defeated Werribee 50-66 State Youth Championship Women defeated by Bulleen 48-43   ROUND 2 PREVIEWS Division One Men (1-0 2nd Terril Conference): vs. Altona (0-2 6th Terril Conference) @ Altona Sports Centre, Sunday 3.00pm Early signs in the new … Read More

Geelong Lady Supercats get new sponsor – and new import

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Tweet “The partnership between Roderick Insurance Brokers and the Geelong Lady Supercats came about because Keith Roderick recognised the importance of supporting the development of women in sport, and this team represents Geelong in a national competition. “The Supercats club appreciates the support that Roderick Insurance Brokers afford the club by taking up a twelve month naming rights partnership with … Read More