Month: March 2022

Coordinator, Ontario Basketball League • Ontario Basketball Association

In a unique opportunity, Ontario Basketball (OBA) is seeking a dynamic individual who will be responsible for supporting the organization throughout the operation of the Ontario Basketball League (OBL), including acting as a point of contact for all participating OBL teams, coaches, parents, athletes and hosts. The position is also responsible for implementing the registration […]

Michelle Lee Scecina’s return to Springfield after historic basketball career

By Braedan Shea As the game clock inside Springfield College’s Blake Arena expired on March 27, it ended another successful New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Senior All Star Game Classic. A multitude of players and enthusiastic spectators made their way to center court. Amid the sea of ​​people and the colorful arrangement of jerseys, […]

Massachusetts State Police launch Tamar Bucci Unity Basketball League for Girls in honor of fallen soldier

Massachusetts State Police launched a new girls’ basketball league on Wednesday in remembrance of Trooper Tamar Bucci, who was killed earlier this month in a car crash while trying to help a motorist stopped on the highway. Starting April 5, the Trooper Tamar Bucci Unity Basketball League for Girls will allow girls from Brockton, West […]

State Police form Unity Basketball League for Girls in honor of Private Tamar Bucci, who was killed in an accident

The flyer said teams from Brockton, West Bridgewater and Foxborough will participate in the league. And the newly formed league, according to the flyer, complements active Unity Basketball League men’s divisions in Brockton, Fall River, Chicopee, Worcester and Boston. The flyer added that the Unity Basketball League is part of the state police’s TEAM initiative […]

New equal pay women’s basketball league unveiled hailed as ‘game changer’

Phil Walter/Getty Images Veteran Tall Fern Micaela Cocks returns to New Zealand for the new Women’s National League. Kiwi basketball legend Megan Compain calls it a ‘game changer’, while Tall Ferns assistant coach Jody Cameron believes the revamped National Women’s Basketball League will have major fallout at the top sports level. Basketball New Zealand unveiled […]

Men’s basketball campaign welcomes new head coach Greg Heair

Following the sudden departure of former head coach Chris Jans, New Mexico State University’s athletics department named Greg Heiar as the Aggies’ men’s basketball head coach. The announcement was made Sunday by NMSU athletic director Mario Moccia. “While the task of replacing Chris Jans as the leader of our basketball program is a daunting task, […]

NZ Breakers fall to Cairns Taipans in Australian National Basketball League

Chris Hyde/Getty Images Yanni Wetzell in action for the Breakers against Cairns on Sunday. The Cairns Taipans relegated the New Zealand Breakers to their fourth straight loss and likely the NBL’s wooden spoon after Ousmane Dieng’s three-point miss at the buzzer secured a hard-fought 93-90 win at the Cairns Convention Center. Sunday’s seesaw affair came […]

The men’s basketball league resumes service

Team captains Marcus Miller, Kelvin Rivera, Anthony Barone, Lahtel Haskins, Travis Washington and Joe Umosella join counselor Thomas Gribbin (holding the ball) on opening night of the Hammonton Men’s Basketball League. (THG/Dan Russoman. To purchase photos in The Gazette, call (609) 704-1940.) HAMMONTON—The Hammonton Men’s Basketball League opened its 2022 season at Hammonton High School […]

Frankfurt Youth Basketball League wraps up successful season

SHORT GAP – On Sunday, the Cumberland Terps defeated the Cumberland Lil’ Saints and, with that victory, won the Frankfurt Youth Basketball League championship. Just before that game, the fifth-year Frankfurt team defeated Health Matters to win the third-place prize. In doing so, the four teams wrapped up another successful season for the Frankfurt Youth […]

Delhi Divas crowned BFI 3X3 Pro Basketball League Women’s Champions

Indian national team player Raspreet Sidhu led by Delhi Divas has been crowned 2022 Women’s 3BL League champion. ‘3BL’, the only professional 3X3 basketball league in India, is supported by the Federation Indian Basketball Association and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Sidhu was named Most Valuable Player (MVP). The third season of 3BL takes place […]

Lakers: Joel Embiid credits Kobe Bryant for his basketball career – All Lakers

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has inspired legions of basketball players. The five-time world champion’s competitive spirit, the “Mamba Mentality”, has inspired past, present and future NBA players. Appearing on The Draymond Green Show podcast, 76ers center Joel Embiid revealed the profound impact Kobe has had on his life. “Kobe is the reason I started playing […]

West Branch’s Hendershott Ends High School Basketball Career With Strong All-Star Performance | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff Photo/Brian Yauger. West Branch’s Jaxon Hendershott (4), five, Campbell’s Jameer Weaver (5) during the Frank Bubba Classic on Wednesday night at Howland High School. Hendershott capped off an impressive high school career by capturing multiple West Branch career and single-season bests in 3-pointers. HOWLAND — West Branch senior Jaxon Hendershott […]

Like father, like son: Jameer Nelson Jr. advances his basketball career one step at a time

Patrick LaPorte/The ReviewAfter just one year at the University of Delaware, Jameer Nelson Jr., the son of NBA All-Star Jameer Nelson Sr., will have a chance to play on the national stage in the NCAA Tournament. BY ALEX PHILIPPSEN Staff reporter Even after the Blue Hens’ victory in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) conference tournament, […]

Nedim Hodzic’s record-breaking basketball career at the University of Waterloo is coming to an end

WATERLOO – It took two days for the reality to sink in that his spectacular basketball career at the University of Waterloo had come to an end. Nedim Hodzic played his last game Saturday night, an eight-point loss to Lakehead Thunderwolves at the Physical Activities Complex. The Warriors had already been knocked out of the […]

Web Exclusive: Indy Lawyers Basketball League Brings March Madness to Law

Members of the Indianapolis Lawyers Basketball League play a game on March 7, 2022 at the Indiana Basketball Academy. (IL Photo/Jordan Morey) During the cold winter months, attorneys in central Indiana return to court after the sun goes down. While there are plenty of motions, occasional pleadings, and even pews, the proceedings at meetings are […]

Shaker’s Kaelah Carter will continue her basketball career at Saint Rose – troyrecord

LATHAM, NY – Kaelah Carter remembers stopping by the Saint Rose campus as a young player for Brian Beaury’s basketball camps. Fast forward to next winter and she’ll call the Daniel P Nolan Gymnasium her playground. “When I started the process, I was looking for schools outside of Albany. I always wanted reasonable distance, so […]

Hafthor Bjornsson: World’s Strongest Man’s Basketball Career, Game of Thrones Appearances and Eddie Hall Rivalry

Clayton’s Eddie Hall prepares for a boxing bout against nemesis Hafthor Bjornsson, also known as Thor, as the two square off this weekend. In a post on his Instagram page, Thor told fans he had seen Eddie and was “injury free”, meaning there was, in his words, “no excuse not to. show up” for Saturday’s […]

North Minneapolis Coach Creating Change Through CEO Program, Basketball League – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis coach invests in more than basketball games, he invests in people. Jamil Jackson is the head basketball coach for the Patrick Henry High School boys. When he’s not coaching the team in the field, he’s teaching lessons about life, trust and choices through Change Equals Opportunity (CEO). READ MORE: A […]

UTC striker Silvio De Sousa thanks Mocs for giving his basketball career a fresh start

Monday evening, emotion finally took hold of Silvio De Sousa. The University of Tennessee Chattanooga senior forward was standing across the field near the Mocs bench when David Jean-Baptiste’s 3-point shot pierced the net at the buzzer in overtime, sending the ‘UTC at its first NCAA tournament. appearance since 2016 with a 64-63 win over […]

Sischo’s glittering basketball career at Daemen College comes to a gentle end

The past week has been a happy and sad time for Daemen College men’s basketball player Andrew Sischo. On March 4, the 6-foot-9 Guilderland center and Guilderland High graduate was named East Coast Conference Player of the Year for the fourth straight season. He celebrated the honor by scoring 35 points and 14 rebounds in […]

BFI and FIBA ​​backed 3×3 Pro Basketball League to launch Season 3

Basketball Federation of India (BFI) and International Basketball Federation (FIBA) backed by 3×3 Pro Basketball League (3BL) are returning for the third consecutive season. The season is set to start in Chandigarh from March 5 with the finals scheduled for March 21, 2022. The announcement was made earlier today by Mr. Rohit Bakshi, Commissioner 3BL […]

Brennan crowns Hopatcong girls’ basketball career with 2,000 point milestone

Christy Brennan had many memorable games during her four-year college career in Hopatcong High School’s women’s basketball program, but she started getting attention on this court several years earlier. Her sister, Kelcey Russo, who played Hopatcong until 2011, can still see Christy watching her big sister’s college games, dreaming of one day performing on the […]

SLCC star Chase Adams’ basketball career began with a viral moment. Then it took a sudden turn

A brother’s death sent the Bruins’ star goaltender on an unexpected journey (Taylor Munroe) Salt Lake Community College guard Chase Adams was a viral sensation before entering high school. But his brother’s sudden death sent Adams down an unexpected path. | March 1, 2022, 1:00 p.m. This story is published jointly by non-profit organizations Amplify […]

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