We were at Holly Spring School in Bracknell today raising awareness of wheelchair basketball with Kings own Reece Barker leading the charge with his LR Apprentices team. Hope everyone who tried out the sport enjoyed it!
This past Saturday saw a huge day of British Wheelchair Basketball Junior League action as The Kings teamed with Tornadoes in a joint venture in under 15 and 19s action.
In Under 15s competition, their season kicked off with a huge end to end battle with Hampshire Hornets who out powered Tornadoes Kings 20 to 6. Next up for the U15s where Aces who kept fighting to the end but it was Tornadoes Kings who pipped it in the final 20 seconds of the match to win 16-12.
In the closest game of the day, the Under 15s match against London Titans was next and it end up going to the wire, with a Huge interception from Owen Pither who caused a turnover in the last 10 seconds which lead to the winning basket and huge 12-10 win against an evenly matched London Titans. In the final game for the Under 15s, a tough match against the undefeated London Allstars saw them go down 34-19. A mixed bag of results for the Under 15s with two wins from four but one that impressed the coaching staff.
In under 19s action, The Tornadoes Kings dominated the day with three outstanding wins from three, including a 41-13 win against Aces, a 47-11 win against London Titans and a 55-0 blowout win against Hampshire Hornets.
This Saturday - Our combined junior league team with Tornados Wheelchair Basketball Club are in action at British Wheelchair Basketball The Lord's Taverners Junior League at Under 15s and Under 19s levels.
It's Time for the Next Generation To Shine!
Our Under 15s will be facing Aces, London Allstars, London Titans, Hornets & Northern Ireland. While our Under 19s will be facing Aces Hawks, London Allstars, London Titans, South West Scorpions, Hornets and Northern Ireland
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