Basketball

Big step up for Pacers

By Jackson Russell WHITTLESEA Pacers’ women were unable to get the win in their first Big V State Basketball Championship game, going down to McKinnon Cougars 84-67 at home. The Pacers started hot, taking a six-point...

Whittlesea’s rushed preparation costly

By Jackson Russell WHITTLESEA Pacers’ men started off the new Big V Division One basketball season with a 93-79 loss to Shepparton Gators at home on Saturday night. Whittlesea led just once in the game midway...

Panthers women struggle in opening game

By Jackson Russell WALLAN Panthers’ women were blown out by the Sherbrooke Suns 89-62 in their first Big V Division Two fixture. New recruit Carly Simons was the only Panther to reach double figures with 13...

Panthers men hit the ground running

By Jackson Russell WALLAN Panthers men’s team has started the 2019 season well, with a 90-81 win over the RMIT Redbacks on the road. New import Trace Cureton led the side with 19 points, eight...

Panthers prepare for Big V

By Jackson Russell WALLAN Panthers’ Big V basketball teams are in preparation for the upcoming season, with a raft of changes for its three teams in the offseason. After finishing 10th in a 12-team competition, the...

Panthers rep team play well

Wallan Panthers’ Under 14 girls representative team went through a north-east Victoria tournament to finish on top of the ladder but fell at the final hurdle of the day. The girls won all four...