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

VJBL Wrap June 29th 2012

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Tweet Victorian Junior Championship Under 16 Boys Round 3 Geelong Supercats 29 lost to Diamond Valley 69 Top Scorers: A. Ruiz 6, J. O’Leary 6, X. McKeegan 5 Best Players: B. Biggs, H. Hogan, X. McKeegan Coach’s Comment: “Diamond Valley came out firing, and we were sadly left behind, being shown a powerful brand of team basketball.” Next week’s opponent … Read More

BOOMERS LIMITED TICKET RELEASE

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Tweet Basketball Geelong has today released 100 standing room only tickets for the Boomers v Greece match next Wednesday 27 June 2012. With General Admission already sold out and limited corporate seats available, tickets to the game are in high demand. Basketball Geelong Chief Executive Officer Andrew Scotford says the demand for these tickets from the Geelong community highlights the … Read More

Australia move to 2-1 in FIBA Under 17 World Championships

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Tweet St Laurence Geelong Supercats head coach Jamie O’Loughlin is currently in Lithuania for the FIBA Under 17 World Championships as assistant coach of the Australian Uner 17 National team. After 3 games, the Australian team has had two wins and one loss. Their first game was against defending champions USA, who defeated the Aussies 89-67. The next day they … Read More

O’Brien hails defence in win

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Tweet Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats coach Paul O’Brien hailed his team’s defensive end as it cruised to a 75-49 victory against Brisbane Friday night. Candice Rogers had 22 points and 10 boards to lead the way as the Lady Supercats outscored the Lady Spartans by 13 points in the final period. Abby Schrader had 14 points while Deanna Smith was … Read More

VJBL Wrap May 18th 2012

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Tweet Victorian Junior Championship Under 18 Boys Round 8 Geelong Supercats 44 lost to Diamond Valley 70 Top Scorers: J. Landale 15, K. Harris 7 Best Players: J. Landale, Z. Micallef Coach’s Comment: “Geelong came into the game eager to get another win, Diamond Valley did not look much in warm ups. First quarter saw Diamond Valley get a jump … Read More

Big V Round 12 Preview

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Tweet Division 1 Men (5th Terril Conference 7-7): vs. Altona (7th Terril Conference 4-9) @ Geelong Arena Annex, Sunday 3.00pm  With the race for playoff spots in Terril Conference intensifying, Sunday’s clash against Altona is a must-win for Shayne Bow’s charges. The Big V Supercats sit fifth and need a win over the Gators to stay in touch with Warrnambool … Read More