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The Weekend Wrap 2018-19 Week 22

  Sunday, February 24, 2019

Thursday 21st February

Great Britain Men 84-47 Cyprus - FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers

Great Britain Men moved to 2-1 in their FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers Group after a resounding victory in front of a home crowd against Cyprus at the National Basketball Performance Centre on Thursday evening.

Up next for the Great Britain Men's team was a trip to Austria where they needed to win by 14 or more to win their group. Find out how they got on below.

(A win by 14 or more would send Team GB to the FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Qualifiers, any other scores send them to the FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers Third Round this summer.)

Saturday 23rd February

Nottingham Wildcats 58-69 Mystics WBBL - WBBL Trophy

Mystics WBBL moved to 2-2 in the WBBL Trophy North Group 2 to conclude their WBBL Trophy campaign with a win on the road against Nottingham Wildcats on Saturday evening in a game that was effectively a dead-rubber as Sheffield Hatters sealed top spot in North group 2 and advanced to the Semi-Finals after their wins last weekend.

Mystics were led by Rheanne Bailey (18 points, 3 rebounds and 2 steals), with support from Sam Roscoe (16 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists and a block), Evelyn Ovner (10 points, 14 rebounds and a steal), Jorjah Smith (12 points, 2 rebounds and an assist), Julie Page (5 points, 2 rebounds and an assist), Natalie Chaloner (4 points, an assist and 2 steals), Chloe Andrew (4 points, a rebound and an assist), Georgia Jones (5 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals), Rachel James (3 rebounds and an assist), Jade Mbam (2 rebounds and 3 assists) and Grace Simmons (2 rebounds).

Up next for the Mystics is a home game against Caledonia Pride on Saturday 2nd March at 4:00pm at the National Basketball Performance Centre.

Magic U16 101-42 Bradford Dragons

Magic U16 moved to 15-0 in the Premier North after a categorical win at home against Bradford Dragons on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Magic U16 is a home game against Newcastle Eagles on Saturday 2nd March at 1:00pm.

Sheffield Hatters 63-58 Mystics U16

Mystics U16 moved to 13-3 in the Premier North after a narrow loss on the road against Sheffield Hatters on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Mystics U16 is a home game against Luton on Sunday 3rd March at 12:30pm.

Newcastle Eagles 70-103 Magic U14

Magic U14 moved to 14-1 in the Premier North after a comfortable win on the road against Newcastle Eagles on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Magic U14 is an away game against Cheshire Phoenix on Sunday 3rd March at 12:20pm.

Oldham Eagles Black 49-61 Magic 2 U14

Magic 2 U14 moved to 7-7 in the North West 1 League after a satisfying win on the road against Oldham Eagles Black on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Magic 2 U14 is an away game against Cheshire Phoenix 2 on Saturday 2nd March at 12:20pm.

Magic 3 U14 76-72 Manchester Giants Purple

Magic 3 U14 moved to 9-10 in the North West 2 League after a slim win at home against in-city rivals Manchester Giants Purple on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Magic 3 U14 is an away game against Manchester Giants White on Sunday 3rd March at 2:00pm.

Newcastle Eagles 31-77 Mystics U14

Mystics U14 moved to 14-0 in the North League after a sizable win on the road against Newcastle Eagles on Saturday afternoon.

Up next for the Mystics U14 is a home game against City of Leeds on Saturday 2nd March at 3:30pm.

Sunday 24th February

Austria 75-78 Great Britain Men - FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers

Great Britain Men finished on 3-1 in their FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers Group after a win in Austria on Sunday evening.

Needing to win by 14 or more to send Team GB to the FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Qualifiers, they couldn't quite get it done, and it sends them to the FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers Third Round this summer, where they will need to win their group that includes Luxembourg and Kosovo.

Loughborough Riders 85-77 Magic Seniors

Magic Seniors moved to 1-19 in the NBL Division One Men after a slender loss on the road against Loughborough Riders on Sunday evening.

Magic were led by Ryan Lewis (21 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists), with support from Richard Bell (24 points, 13 rebounds and 5 assists), Jonathan Barnes (17 points, 8 rebounds, an assist, a steal and a block), Kayin Darbey (6 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists and a steal), Daniel Pilkington (3 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists), Malachi Boakye-Yiadom (3 points, a rebound and 2 assists), Ty Jordan (3 points and an assist) and Luke Gordos (a rebound, 2 assists and a steal).

Up next for the Magic is an away game against Thames Valley Cavaliers on Saturday 2nd March at 6:00pm.

City of Edinburgh 90-80 Trafford U18

Trafford U18 moved 3-11 to in the Premier North after a minor loss on the road against City of Edinburgh on Sunday afternoon.

Up next for the Trafford U18 is an away game against City of Leeds on Sunday 3rd March at 12:00noon.

Magic 2 U16 104-60 Stockport Falcons 2

Magic 2 U16 moved to 10-4 in the North West 2 League after a convincing win at home against Stockport Falcons 2 on Sunday afternoon.

Up next for the Magic 2 U16 is an away game against Stockport Falcons on Saturday 2nd March at 4:00pm

 

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