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

Supercats Cheerleaders Win at Winterfest

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Tweet The Australian AllStar Cheerleading Federation Winterfest competition coverged on the Geelong Arena over the weekend, with almost 2000 cheerleaders competing in different divisions and sections.  Our very own Supercats Cheerleaders took to the competition floor on their own “home court” in Cheerleading and hip hop routines. The competition was stiff in several of the sections for our girls, who … Read More

Rocket from coach inspires win

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Tweet A half-time rocket from stand-in head coach Leon O’Neill sprung the St. Laurence Geelong Supercats into action as they came out and dominated Brisbane in the second half. Down by five points at the main break, the Supercats wrestled back the lead in the third period to hold a 13 point lead at the final break and finish 79-60 winners Friday … Read More

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