Girls’ competitions combine

Tari JeffersManjimup-Bridgetown Times
Manjimup Under 12s Comets player Xavier Jacob and Trotters Ayden Terrigno clash over the basketball.
Camera IconManjimup Under 12s Comets player Xavier Jacob and Trotters Ayden Terrigno clash over the basketball. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

Low numbers in the under-16 and under-19 girls’ competitions have resulted in the combining of the two grades.

U12 Trotters Torre Renzullo goes up for the shot
Camera IconU12 Trotters Torre Renzullo goes up for the shot Credit: Tari Jeffers/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Saints U12s Chayce Stacpoole passes the ball from the sideline.
Camera IconSaints U12s Chayce Stacpoole passes the ball from the sideline. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Matthew Watt, of Saints U14, with the ball.
Camera IconMatthew Watt, of Saints U14, with the ball. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

The committee addressed concerns about 13 and 14-year-old girls playing with 15-17-year-old girls and said the decision was based on maximising team numbers to maintain a strong association and create a pathway for players.

Lawson Ward, of of U12s Hawks, skirts past the opposition.
Camera IconLawson Ward, of of U12s Hawks, skirts past the opposition. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Under 14s Comets Brody Bachos storms past the opposition.
Camera IconUnder 14s Comets Brody Bachos storms past the opposition. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

Committee members are also calling for coaches and team managers in the under-16 and under-19 boys’ divisions.

Jett Martin, U14s Trotters, passes the ball.
Camera IconJett Martin, U14s Trotters, passes the ball. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Hawks U14 player Caleb Dawson looks for options.
Camera IconHawks U14 player Caleb Dawson looks for options. Credit: Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

Results

Week 1

A MEN

Hawks d Warriors 64-31.

Barracudas d Terminators 55-43.

A GRADE WOMEN

Trotters d Aces 37-23.

Comets d Lakers 57-32.

AR WOMEN

Senators d Diamonds 12-10.

Magpies Light Blue d Magpies. Orange 31-25.

B MEN

Warriors d Giants 31-21.

Raiders d Yabbies 73-23.

B WOMEN

Titans d Panthers 36-21.

Aus Stars d Bush Chooks 18-17.

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