Saturday, 20th July, 2019

Basketball

Palmer signs with University of Texas for upcoming 2019/20 season

Young Novocastrian talent Isabel Palmer has accepted a contract with the University of Texas, after they offered a National Letter of Intent to the Gems guard earlier this week. Palmer, who was named 2018 New...

Palmer set to rejoin the Gems for Under-19 World Cup in July

Isabel Palmer has been named as part of the 24-player squad bound for the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup in July. The roster - brimming with college and WNBL talent - is set to hold...

‘I always wanted to leave a legacy’: WNBL MVP medal to be named after...

The Women’s National Basketball League has announced the competition’s most valuable player will be presented the Suzy Batkovic Medal from next season. It's news Newcastle's basketballing queen never expected, even after her retirement was heralded...

‘We have a lot to build on’: Ebzery’s season ends at the hands of...

After a twinkle of hope was raised mid-week leading into the Perth Lynx's second semi-final clash against the resurgent Canberra Capitals, the western team's 2018/19 season has come to an end with a 91-75...

‘We let ourselves down’: Ebzery fighting to keep season alive in sudden death playoff

Newcastle's Katie Ebzery may be right in the mix of the Women's National Basketball League playoffs, but if Perth Lynx slip against the UC Capitals on Thursday evening their season's campaign will be snuffed...

Katie Ebzery to continue her Australian Opals story in 2019

Katie Ebzery has been named as one of 27 players that will represent Australia in the Opals squad in 2019. The squad also boasts 22 players who have competed in the Women's National Basketball League...

Katie Ebzery continues strong start to the WNBL season with Perth Lynx

When Katie Ebzery made the journey across the width of the nation to join west coast based Perth Lynx for the 2018/19 season in the Women's National Basketball League, she likely didn't have any...

Palmer and the Gems claim revenge over Korea in third place match

Newcastle's Isabel Palmer and the Australian Gems have claimed bronze at the FIBA Under 18 Women's Asian Championships, exacting revenge on Korea with a 75-58 victory after their rivals downed them in the group...

Ebzery posts first win with Perth Lynx alongside massive 250 game milestone

Newcastle's Katie Ebzery hit a massive milestone in her domestic career last weekend as she scored her first victory with Perth, clocking up her 250th start in the Women's National Basketball League. Ebzery's milestone victory...

McLean kicks off WNBL campaign with victory over fellow Hunter products

Newcastle Hunters rising star Hannah Young has already collected her first win in the Women's National Basketball League, playing just over seven minutes in the 21 point victory over the Sydney Uni Flames in...