Supercats Rising Star helps Gems to Victory in Oceania Championsip

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Tweet The winner of the 2012 Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats “Rising Star” Award, Madeline White, has helped the Under 19 Australian women’s team (the Gems) to a clean sweep of the FIBA Oceania Series against New Zealand.  Madeline was not in attendance at the Supercats awards night on Saturday to be able to accept her Rising Star trophy, as she … Read More

Junior Supercat Try Out Dates Announced

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Tweet The Geelong Supercats are pleased to announce the try out dates for the 2012/13 Junior Program. Players intended on trying out must register online here. Try outs for the following age groups will be conducted between October 1 to 4. U12 Boys and Girls (players born in 2002 & 2003) U14 Boys (players born in 2000 & 2001) U16 Boys … Read More

Supercats Elite Performance Committee announced

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Tweet As we continue our progression toward a new governance structure across our organisation, the Geelong Supercats are pleased to announce the formation of a new Supercats Elite Performance Committee. The key focus of this group is to advise the Basketball Geelong Commission on the strategic development and evaluation of elite performance programs, including: (i)             the identification and development of talented … Read More

2012 SEABL Award Winners Announced

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Tweet The 2012 SEABL MVP & Finals dinner was held at Caulfield Racecourse last night, after the women’s and men’s Championship games at the State Basketball Centre. The women’s Championship game was won by the Dandenong Rangers over the Knox Raiders, while the men’s Championship game was take out in an exciting finish by just two points by the Albury/Wodonga … Read More

Geelong Supercats 2012 VJBL Awards

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Tweet After our senior elite awards were handed out on Saturday night, it was our juniors turn in the spotlight on Sunday 23rd September as our Awards were presented to our seventeen remaining VJBL representative teams.  Geelong had a fantastic year in their first year in the VJBL as the newly re-branded “Supercats”, including the Under 14 girls (1) team … Read More

VJBL Wrap September 7th 2012

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Tweet Victorian Junior Championship Under 16 Boys Semi Final Geelong Supercats 46 lost to Sandringham 78 Top Scorers: Best Players: Coach’s Comment:   Victorian Junior Championship Reserve Under 18 Boys Semi Final Geelong Supercats 55 lost to Cranbourne 60 Top Scorers: Best Players: Coach’s Comment: Under 14 Girls Semi Final Geelong Supercats 66 def. Latrobe City 47 Top Scorers: Best … Read More

2013 VJBL Coaches announced

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Tweet As the Geelong Supercats 2013 VJBL Try Outs begin tonight, the head coaches for most teams have been announced. We are still on the lookout for assistant coaches so if you feel you have what it takes, please contact coach@basketballgeelong.com.au Congratulations to all those who have been selected and we look forward to another fantastic season of VJBL!   … Read More

Doccy Departs Geelong

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Tweet Deanna “Doccy” Smith has arrived in Perth to join her West Coast Waves teammates ahead of the 2012/2013 WNBL season. Smith signed with the Waves earlier this year after playing last season with the Bendigo Spirit. Smith was looking forward to returning to Western Australia, where she played  for Geelong Lady Supercats head coach Paul O’Brien for the Perth … Read More

Geelong vs. Mildura preview

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Tweet Geelong Big V coach Shayne Bow says the willingness of so-called experts to write off his team at the start of the season makes a third consecutive Division 1 men’s grand final appearance “even sweeter.” The Supercats enter game one of the championship series against Mildura on Sunday at Geelong Arena Annexe with just five of the 12 players … Read More

Conference Grand Final Marks Milestone for Three

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Tweet As the Roderick Geelong Lady Supercats prepare for their first appearance in a conference Grand Final in just their second year of competition, three players are set to play in their 50th game for Geelong in the SEABL. Candice Rogers, Anna Teague and Clare Ralph will be the first female Geelong players to notch up the milestone when they … Read More