Supercats off to Under 16 National Championships

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Tweet Geelong Supercats junior representative players Tom Doedee and Jacob Pupavac were selected in the Basketball Victoria Country Under 16 State team back in April. The pair have been training and attending camps with the team over the last six weeks, and this weekend will head to Tamworth to compete in the Australian Under 16 National Championships over the next … Read More

VJBL Wrap June 22nd 2012

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Tweet Victorian Junior Championship Under 16 Boys Round 2 Geelong Supercats 55 def. Blackburn 52 Top Scorers: X. McKeegan 15, J. Pupavac 12, B. Biggs 10 Best Players: X. McKeegan, B. Biggs, J. Syddall Coach’s Comment: “Another good start enabled us to control the game early, although Blackburn’s smalls managed to keep their team in touch with their accurate outside … Read More

Supercats Five Game Memberships Now Available

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Tweet The St Laurence Geelong Supercats and the Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats are a force to be reckoned with this year – with the girls going undefeated so far on their home court and the guys losing just one game at the Geelong Arena.  With only five regular season home games remaining in the 2012 season, now is the perfect … Read More

Yellow Jerseys to be Auctioned for Charity

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Tweet The St Laurence Geelong Supercats will auction off their unique yellow jerseys which they wore in two games against the Brisbane Spartans this year.  The jerseys were worn in support of former Supercat, now Spartan, Daniel George, who was diagnosed with testicular cancer earlier this year. Yellow is the colour of men’s health, and in particular cancer, and the … Read More

Silver medal for Australia at Worlds

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Tweet The Australian Under 17 Men’s Basketball team has won silver at the 2012 FIBA U17 World Championship in Kaunas, Lithuania, falling to the USA in the gold medal game, the Americans running away in the end with a 95-62 win to go undefeated for the tournament.  Dante Exum, son of former Geelong Supercats player Cecil Exum, starred throughout the … Read More

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