Month: June 2019

Player Announcement #11

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Achievements

Div 4 Oldham Titans
Div 4 Stockport Falcons
Coach for Horwich Loco’s(MABL)

Scoring 26 points(team high) against Rossendale Raptors(Div 3 at the time)

22 points(game high) against Manchester Magic(Div 2 at time) in the cup and shield 
before fracturing my cheek bone in the very next game, in my first stint at national league level.

Also winning a 3 on 3 comp on an American cruise ship after sawing my cast off(from an ankle injury like 4/5 days prior) with a butter knife half an hour before the comp.

Message to other players

Looking forward to competing and improving with you’s.

Something few people don’t know about you

Was in the Army for 4 years, did a tour of Iraq.

We Welcome DAVID “ DIDDY “ HOWARD

Freya Noble selected for the England U14 team

Freya Noble of Spinners has been selected for the England U14 team to play in the Copenhagen Invitational Tournament (the one we are going to but a different section-national teams only).  She was selected following a tough 3 day selection camp at the National Basketball Performance Centre, Belle Vue.  Freya is a dynamic athlete who is an disruptive defender and very effective on the break.

Player Announcement #9

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Achievements

Played D1 Lancashire Spinners at 16

Won young Mabl player of the year whilst with Bury Blue Devils

Tagrev basketball skills coach

Development coach for DNA Basketball Club

Basketball Community Referee

Message to other players

Hard work is contagious

Some thing people don’t know

I’m pescatarian, so only fish, no meat 💪🏼

We Welcome CALLUM BRADY

Player Announcement #8

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Achievements:

Manchester Magic U16 (Final Fours, League winner, National cup winner)
Stockport Falcons U18 (2nd in league behind Manchester Magic)

Rossendale Raptors Mens – (division 3 league winners and promotion)
Lancashire spinners Mens

Your best moment:

Winning my first national cup with Manchester Magic

Your message to other players:

Really excited to start playing with this new team, there was a lot of talent on show at the trails and I am sure we can work together to win some trophies. I am ready to put the hard work in and can’t wait to get started.

Something few people know about you ?

​Invited to a 3course meal at the house of commons

Player Announcement #9We Welcome JALEES SIDDIQ

Player Announcement #7

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Achievements

Myerscough u18s premier league winners 17/18
Myerscough u17s national champions 17/18
AoC knockout cup winners 17/18
Captain of Lancashire spinners 18/19
Manchester giants u15&16 15/17

Your best moment

Winning the u17s national championship after coming off a 15 point performance in the semi finals against City of London to advance to the final.

Your message to other players

Ready to play hard and get after it, looking forward to it and have high hopes for this team and believe with the right attitude we can go far.

Something few people know about you

I used to do gymnastics.

We Welcome ALEX PLUMB