Riverside’s Will Elliott is in the thick of the action in his team’s clash against Exeter in the Northern high school basketball tournament held last weekend. Pictures: SCOTT GELSTONHUNDREDS of Tasmanian school-age basketballers are in the midst of numerous championships being held around the state.
Over the past two weekends, regional primary and high school tournaments have been held around the state, with the finals of both set to take place in Launceston next month.
Regional primary school tournaments saw 209 teams play a total of 400 games at Burnie, Penguin, Somerset, Elphin, Silverdome, Clarence, Moonah and Warrane.
The top three teams in division one progress to the state tournament weekend at Elphin Sports Centre on November 14 and 15.
Regional high school tournaments involved 163 teams competing at Burnie, Penguin, Somerset, Wynyard, Elphin, Silverdome, Clarence and Kingborough, playing a total of 352 games.
The top three division one teams progress to the state tournament weekend, also at Elphin Sports Centre, on November 28 and 29.
RESULTS — Senior boys (Grades 9 & 10): SOUTH New Town 1st, Sacred Heart 2nd, Mackillop 3rd; NORTH Riverside 1st, St Patrick’s 2nd, Scotch Oakburn 3rd; NORTH-WEST Marist 1st, Devonport 2nd, St Brendan-Shaw 3rd. Girls: SOUTH Sacred Heart 1st, St Mary’s College 2nd, Mackillop 3rd; NORTH St Patrick’s 1st, Riverside 2nd, Deloraine 3rd; NORTH-WEST Wynyard 1st, Marist 2nd, St Brendan-Shaw 3rd.
Junior boys (Grades 7 & 8): SOUTH St Virgil’s 1st, Mackillop 2nd, New Town 3rd; NORTH Queechy 1st, Scotch Oakburn 2nd, Riverside 3rd; NORTH-WEST St Brendan-Shaw 1st, Marist 2nd, Ulverstone 3rd. Girls: SOUTH Rose Bay 1st, Mackillop 2nd, Sacred Heart 3rd; NORTH St Patrick’s 1st, Riverside 2nd, Prospect 3rd; NORTH-WEST Ulverstone 1st, St Brendan-Shaw 2nd, Marist 3rd.
Senior boys (Grades 5 & 6): NORTH-WEST Stella Marist 1st, Miandetta 2nd, Sacred Heart Ulverstone 3rd; SOUTH Sacred Heart Hobart 1st, Immaculate Heart 2nd, Dodges Ferry 3rd; NORTH Trevallyn 1st, Sacred Heart Launceston 2nd, St Finn Barr’s 3rd. Girls NORTH-WEST Our Lady of Lourdes 1st, Burnie 2nd, Sacred Heart Ulverstone 3rd; SOUTH Sacred Heart 1st, Corpus Christi 2nd, St Mary’s 3rd; NORTH East Launceston 1st, Scotch Oakburn 2nd, Sacred Heart 3rd.
Junior Boys (Grades 3 & 4): NORTH-WEST Stella Maris 1st, Spreyton 2nd, Our Lady of Lourdes 3rd; SOUTH Howrah 1st, Corpus Christi 2nd, Dodges Ferry 3rd; NORTH Riverside 1st, Punchbowl 2nd, Sacred Heart 3rd Nth. Girls: NORTH-WEST Our Lady of Lourdes 1st, Sacred Heart Ulverstone 2nd; SOUTH Sacred Heart Hobart 1st, Corpus Christi 2nd, Mt Carmel 3rd; NORTH Trevallyn 1st, Scotch Oakburn 2nd, Sacred Heart Launceston 3rd.
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