LABA second division basketball season opens today
THE Linden Amateur Basketball Association (LABA) will begin its 2004 season today with a double-header match. Retrieve Raiders, pre-tournament favourites playing in Group A game, will face the challenge of Blueberry Hill Blazers in what is the second game at 20:00 hrs. However, preceding this is the opening tip off, which will see Canvas City Cavs taking on newcomers Scheme Unit at 18:00 hrs at the Mackenzie Sports Club hard court.
LABA second division basketball: Half Mile Bulls, Amelia’s Ward Jets win opening matches
THE opening matches of the second division basketball competition, run by the Linden Amateur Basketball Association (LABA), were rained out Sunday but play in the competition got under way on Monday with wins for Half Mile Bulls and Amelia's Ward Jets in front of an appreciative crowd at the Mackenzie Sports Club (MSC) hard court.
THE Cliff Anderson Sports Hall will buzz with basketball action tonight and tomorrow night when the third place playoff and games one and two of the finals are contested in the Invitational tournament.
IN THE wee hours of yesterday morning, Bounty Colts won the Invitational basketball competition, wrapping up the best-in-three final with a tough and exciting second game win against newcomers Nets at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.