SEABL: Women’s Rnd 6 Preview vs Diamond Valley

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Lady Supercats captain Alex Duck concedes her line-up faces a largely unknown quantity when it plays host to SEABL newcomer Diamond Valley at the Arena in round 6 of 2018 action. “You go in a bit blind but having said that we did get to play them in the pre-season tournament,” the energetic guard said of the tenth-placed Eagles. “They … Read More

SEABL: Men’s Preview vs Diamond Valley

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Geelong coach Leon O’Neill has vowed not to underestimate the SEABL’s ‘new kid on the block’ despite dispensing a defeat to Diamond Valley in the sides solo battle during the 2018 pre-season warm-up. “We certainly won’t be taking them any lighter for the fact that we beat them, they’re a really well coached team,” O’Neill said in preparation for just … Read More

Big V Player of the Week

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BIG V PLAYER OF THE WEEK This weeks Big V POTW is Wang Nyieth from our Youth League Men. On Saturday night, Wang collected 16 points and 14 boards in his teams steamrolling of Ballarat and then backed up with 17 & 12 the following day against Camberwell to finish the weekend with a 33 & 26 return. Well done … Read More

Big V Review – Round 7

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Big V Review – Round 7 DIVISION 1 MEN V’s Shepparton Gators So close and yet so far for the Luina Geelong Supercats Division 1 Men in Shepparton on Saturday night. After chasing the Gators for the majority of the first 3 quarters, midway through the third term, there was a clear momentum shift to the Supercats as the home sides lead … Read More

SEABL: Women’s Tassie Review

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There were no wins to savour, but it wasn’t as if the Lady Supercats didn’t take plenty out of the weekend’s road-double to the Apple Isle with star imports Daniela Wallen and Chelsea Poppens stepping out in the red of the reigning champions for the first time. Sadly, a fourth quarter fade-out from the Lady Supercats proved enormously costly in … Read More

SEABL: Men’s Tassie Review

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Geelong Supercats coach Leon O’Neill is lamenting a disappointing weekend double in Tasmania that started with a tough lesson at the hands of North West Tasmania in Devonport, with the perennial powerhouse, backed by a parochial home-town crowd, scorching its way to an 18-point win, 96-78. “We didn’t really come to play, lacking the necessary aggression on defence, our communication … Read More

Big V Preview – Round 7

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Big V Preview – Round 6 DIVISION 1 MEN v Shepparton Gators, Saturday 5th May 2018 @ 7.30pm, Shepparton Sports Stadium One of the longer and less enjoyable road trips face the Luina Geelong Supercats Division 1 Men this weekend as they travel to Shepparton to take on the Gators. Shepparton has been far from a happy hunting ground for … Read More

SEABL PREVIEW: MEN’S DOUBLE IN TASSIE

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Written by Wes Cusworth Geelong is determined to build on its 2-1 start to the 2018 SEABL season when it ventures to Tasmania for what coach Leon O’Neill concedes is the most arduous road-trip on the SEABL calendar. “It’s a really big opportunity for us, probably at a good time too, early in the season, gives us a chance to … Read More

SEABL PREVIEW: Poppens & Wallen arrive in Australia

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Written by Wes Cusworth A classy two-pronged addition to the Lady Supercats’ line-up has provided coach David Herbert great optimism about his side’s hopes heading into the weekend’s sojourn to the Apple Isle. Currently sitting fourth on the ladder, at 3-1, the region’s elite Women’s program will be instantly boosted by the arrival of former WNBA San Antonio Star Chelsea … Read More

Big V Review – Round 6

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Big V Review – Round 6 DIVISION 1 MEN V’s Whittlesea Pacers Not even a 22 point 18 rebound game from Marko Vekic was enough to get our Luina Geelong Supercats Division 1 Men over the line against Whittlesea on Saturday night. Even though it was a close contest, the Supercats were constantly chasing the Pacers for most of the night, only … Read More