Viewing Posts from December 2016

Mystics youngsters impress at England camp

  Friday, December 30, 2016

Manchester Mystics duo Khia Lee and Ashana Hinds have been selected to attend a second England training camp in April after impressing this week. The U16 pair were assessed on their tactical/technical skills, physical attributes and attitude at a three-day camp at the National Basketball Performanc
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Ireland down Worcester Academy to seal Haris win

  Thursday, December 29, 2016

Ireland are this year's Haris Memorial Tournament champions after downing Worcester Academy 103-91 in a stunning final at the Amaechi Basketball Centre. Sean Jenkins and Adam Drummond led the Irish to victory with 24 points and 9 rebounds apiece. Quest Harris, aged just 16, claimed 28 points, 11 r
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Coach Jones collects another WBBL award

  Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Jeff Jones has been named of Molten WBBL Coach of the Month for December after guiding Manchester Mystics to three wins from three games. It’s his second straight success after landing the November award. The Mystics started December with a 74-59 success over title rivals Leicester Riders at
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Magic quartet make cut for next England camp

  Friday, December 23, 2016

Manchester Magic players Kaiyem Cleary (U18), Arinze Emeka-Anyakwo (U17), Greg Wild and Saul May (both U15) have been invited to attend the next England camp in April. All four had a chance to show off their skills during a three-day training session at the National Basketball Performance Centre in
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England U18 squad announced for Haris Tournament

  Friday, December 23, 2016

Deng Camp stars Zion Tordoff, Kayne Henry-McCalla, Micah Savery-Richards and Caleb Fuller all feature in England's U18 squad for next week's Haris Tournament at the Amaechi Basketball Centre in Manchester. Worthing Thunder's 6ft 6in centre Hosana Kitenge, who has only just turned 16, is also named
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Mystics U16 duo to attend England training camp

  Friday, December 23, 2016

Manchester Mystics U16 duo Ashana Hinds and Khia Lee will attempt to catch the eye of selectors when they attend an England training camp next week. The talented teenagers will be among 58 players across four age groups taking part in a three-day camp at the National Basketball Performance Centre a
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Get ready for another action-packed Haris Tournament

  Thursday, December 22, 2016

You can see some of the country’s top youngsters in action next week when the annual Haris Memorial Tournament gets under way at the Amaechi Basketball Centre. The national teams of England and Ireland will both be presented in the Under-18 competition, alongside City of Edinburgh, Derby Trai
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The club appoints new chief executive

  Thursday, December 22, 2016

The club has a new chief executive following the appointment of Phil Gordos. A trustee of the club since the start of 2016, Phil has three boys in the Magic youth programme and is well known to many of you. A former assistant editor with BBC Sport, the 47-year-old starts his official duties on 2 J
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Mystics U14 finish 2016 strongly

  Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mystics U14s continued their impressive run of form to see out 2016 with 2 more convincing victories, firstly in the Northern Conference at home to Lancashire Spinners, 93-26 and then in a friendly 2 days later against Stockport U16s, 68-43. The high quality of the 2 performances owed much (as
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