Wednesday, 1st April, 2020

Basketball

Keeble, Nimmo named in Under 17 squad for upcoming country development tournament

TWO Newcastle basketballing talents have been named in the Under 17s squad for the upcoming NSW Country Development Tournament, to be hosted in the Hunter in January of next year. Holly Keeble and Hannah Nimmo...

Ebzery and the Opals run second at FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup

Newcastle's Katie Ebzery and the Australian Opals have claimed silver at the Women's Basketball World Cup in Tenerife after falling to ten-time champions USA 56-73. While the Opals had a strong showing across much of...

Newcastle’s championship basketballer Suzy Batkovic calls time on storied career

Newcastle's basketball hero Suzy Batkobic has revealed the 2018/19 Women's National Basketball League season will be her last, calling time on a long and storied career. Batkovic started life in the WNBL 22 years ago,...

Ebzery and the Opals march into quarter final showdown against China

Newcastle's Katie Ebzery and the Australian Opals have cantered into the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup quarter final rounds after three straight victories in Pool B, and will now face China for a chance...

Ebzery and the Opals gunning for historic second World Cup gold in Tenerife

Newcastle's Katie Ebzery will share a common goal with the rest of her Opals squad as they kick start their FIBA Women's World Cup campaign against Nigeria this Sunday - a second international title for...

Ebzery, Poolman and Harrison offer business and sponsorship advice to emerging Hunter sporting stars

Dozens of young female sporting stars from around the Hunter filled the Harbourview Function Centre to hear locals Sam Poolman and Katie Ebzery, as well as Sydney football star Amy Harrison, speak about navigating the difficult...