Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend – Wrap

McDONALD’s Geelong Supercats coach Leon O’Neill will use the remaining fortnight before the opening of the SEABL season on April 11 to fine tune his team’s offences. Geelong split its four games across the Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend, beating Dandenong and first round opponent Ballarat, but losing to reigning SEABL champions Mt Gambier and East […]

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Foton Geelong Pre-Season Results

Keep checking in here for updated results from the Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend. SATURDAY GAME 1 10:00 GEELONG WOMEN    63 – 84 DANDENONG WOMEN GAME 2 12:00 SANDRINGHAM MEN    88 – 84 DANDENONG MEN GAME 3 12:00 ALBURY/WODONGA WOMEN    56 – 75 SANDRINGHAM WOMEN GAME 4 14:00 GEELONG MEN    90 – […]

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Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend Preview

The McDonald’s Geelong Supercats and Lady Supercats will take contrasting rosters into this weekend’s Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend. While Leon O’Neill’s men will be at close to full strength, a string of injuries and unavailability has hit David Herbert’s women. Star duo Sara Blicavs and Tayla Roberts will both be missing, as will Maddison Rocci, […]

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Rosie answers the call

A PHONE call from former AIS teammate Sara Blicavs has paved the way for Rosie Fadljevic to sign with the McDonald’s Geelong Lady Supercats for the 2015 season. Fadljevic’s signing is a crucial one for new coach David Herbert following the recent departure of Kate Willey and Grace Parker. “I like to think I’m a […]

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Men on a mission

AS players, the styles of McDonald’s Geelong Supercats import duo Eric Gaff and Kimmani Barrett are poles apart. However, the end goal for both is exactly the same – winning the club’s first championship in five years. For Gaff, the loss in the East Conference final to Nunawading still burns. “Every time I go into […]

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Blicavs in Opals extended squad

AN IMPRESSIVE WNBL season has earned McDonald’s Geelong Supercats star Sara Blicavs selection in an extended Australian squad from which a team to play New Zealand in August’s Olympic qualifying series. Blicavs, who turned 22 on Sunday, is among 34 players being looked at by coach Brendan Joyce, with a 24-strong training camp squad to […]

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Roster changes

THE McDonald’s Geelong Lady Supercats have been dealt a blow to their depth chart less than two months out from the start of the SEABL season with two players leaving the club. After one season with Geelong, the experienced Kate Willey has returned to Brisbane for family reasons. Willey was a key component in the […]

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A base to build on

ON THE face of it, an eight-point win over a touring American team seems like the ideal way to start pre-season. But, new McDonald’s Geelong Supercats head coach Leon O’Neill is well aware that there is plenty to work on despite the 115-107 victory over the Eurobasket select team at Geelong Arena on Wednesday night […]

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Exhibition win for Supercats

AN IMPRESSIVE shooting display has laid the foundation for the McDonald’s Geelong Supercats 115-107 win over an American Eurobasket Select team at Geelong Arena on Tuesday night. Despite missing yet-to-arrive import duo Kimmani Barrett and Eric Gaff, the Supercats were able to match the athleticism of the combined side made of players chasing professional contracts. […]

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Geelong to host pre-season tournament

  THE Arena will play host to a basketball bonanza on the final weekend of March. The McDonald’s Geelong Supercats and Lady Supercats will be joined by the men’s and women’s teams from Ballarat, Dandenong, Nunawading and Sandringham, along with SEABL men’s defending champion Mt Gambier and Albury-Wodonga’s women, for the Foton Geelong Pre-Season Weekend. […]

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