Monthly Archives: April 2014

Penultimate Day for NZ Under 18 Men and Women.

The New Zealand teams were involved in classification games on the penultimate day of the Australian U 18 National Championships in Canberra on Tuesday. Continue reading

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Quarter Finals Day at Under 18 Champs

Day 6 (Tuesday) dawned at the Australian Under 18 State Championships in Canberra – Quarter Finals Day. Continue reading

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Fine Win for New Zealand U18 Men

The New Zealand Under 18 Women finished with a 3-3 record at the conclusion of pool play at the Australian State Championships. The NZ team went down 83-68 against South Australia Country in their final round robin game. After an even opening quarter the South Australian women took a firm grip of proceedings winning the second period 32-17, giving them a massive 49-32 advantage at half time. Continue reading

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NBL Round 2 Wrap

Zero Fresh Southland Sharks opened the NBL second round proceedings with an emphatic 117-88 home victory against the James Blond Super City Rangers on Friday. Continue reading

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Mixed Results on Day Three at U18 State Champs

The New Zealand Women (2-0) had a double header at the U18 Australian State Champs in Canberra on Saturday.

The first game was against the powerful Victoria Metro outfit. The early signs were good for the Kiwis trailing just 19-15 at quarter time. Continue reading

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Under 18 Women lose to Victoria Metro

The New Zealand Women (2-0) had a double header at the U18 Australian State Champs in Canberra today (Saturday). Continue reading

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New Zealand U18’s record two wins on day two of Australian Champs

The New Zealand teams enjoyed a successful second day at the Australian State Championships in Canberra on Friday.

The Under 18 Women (2-0) backed up their first day victory with a solid 75-62 win against Western Australia Metro. The Kiwis raced out to a 22-13 first quarter advantage and were never headed thereafter. WA mounted a comeback to close within four points late in the third quarter but a 22-13 closing stanza sealed the win. Continue reading

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Under 18’s start with a win and a loss

The New Zealand Men came up just short in the opening game of the Australian Under 18 State Championships losing 82-80 to Victoria Country. However the Under 18 Women had an encouraging 74-66 victory over Queensland North. Continue reading


NZ Under 18 Men dealt a couple of blows

The only downside of Tai Wynyard’s invitation to attend the Jordan Brand Classic in New York next week is that he has been forced to withdraw from the New Zealand Under 18 team. Continue reading

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Tai Wynyard is New York bound

Tai Wynyard is beginning to turn heads both in New Zealand and overseas.

The 16 year old Rangitoto College student has been invited to attend the prestigious Jordan Brand Classic, home of the USA’s premier high school All-Star games. Now in it’s 13th year, the Classic features the best high school players from the US and across the globe. Continue reading

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