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Super League Standings
 1. Glanmire 14-2 
 2. Liffey Celtics 12-3 
 3. DCU Mercy 10-5 
 4. Killester 9-7 
 5. P.Panthers 8-8 
 6. WIT Wildcats 7-8 
 7. Brunell 5-11 
 8. NUIG Mystics 3-12 
 9. Meteors 2-14 
Last:3/23/2017
Division 1 Standings
 1. IT Carlow 11-1 
 2. UL Huskies 9-3 
 3. Marble City Hawks 7-5 
 4. Ulster Rockets 7-5 
 5. Fr.Mathews 3-9 
 6. Ulster Elks 3-9 
 7. Oblate Dynamos 2-10 
Last:3/21/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Sarah FAIRBANKS
  DCU M.
  (185-F-)
  Avg: 19.9
 1. Fairbanks, DCU M.19.9 
 2. Sterling, P.Pan.19.9 
 3. Wells, NUIG M.17.5 
 4. Kilpatrick, Brunell17.1 
 5. Boone, Liffey Celtics17.1 
 6. O'Connor, Liffey C.16.8 
 7. Neal, Meteors16.5 
 8. Fechko, Killester15.7 
 9. Woods, DCU Mercy15.4 
 10. Rockall, Glanmire15.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 Monet NEAL
  Meteors
  (178-F-95)
  Avg: 16
 1. Neal, Meteors16.0 
 2. Melia, P.Panthers12.8 
 3. Wells, NUIG M.11.8 
 4. Kavanagh, WIT W.10.4 
 5. Fairbanks, DCU M.10.2 
 6. Fechko, Killester10.2 
 7. Dwyer, Glanmire9.9 
 8. O'Shea, WIT W.9.2 
 9. Sterling, P.Pan.9.2 
 10. O'Connor, Liffey C.9.0 
Assists Per Game
 Brittney DUNBAR
  WIT W.
  (173-G-)
  Avg: 5.3
 1. Dunbar, WIT W.5.3 
 2. Deegan, WIT W.4.6 
 3. O'Sullivan, P.Pan.3.8 
 4. Sterling, P.Pan.3.8 
 5. Mairtin, Meteors3.6 
 6. McKenna, Glanmire3.6 
 7. Sullivan, DCU M.3.5 
 8. Nagle, Killester3.5 
 9. Sherwood, Killester3.4 
 10. O'Connor, Liffey C.3.4 
Steals Per Game
 Leah FECHKO
  Killester
  (173-G-94)
  Avg: 5.9
 1. Fechko, Killester5.9 
 2. Dunbar, WIT W.5.1 
 3. Toner, DCU Mercy3.4 
 4. Sherwood, Killester3.4 
 5. O'Connor, Liffey C.2.8 
 6. Boone, Liffey Celtics2.8 
 7. Clarke, Killester2.7 
 8. Sullivan, DCU M.2.6 
 9. Alford, Glanmire2.5 
 10. Daly, Killester2.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Casey GRACE
  Glanmire
  (182-F-92)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Grace, Glanmire3.2 
 2. Melia, P.Panthers2.9 
 3. Huijsdens, DCU M.2.4 
 4. Neal, Meteors2.3 
 5. Kilpatrick, Brunell2.3 
 6. Toner, DCU Mercy2.0 
 7. Fairbanks, DCU M.2.0 
 8. O'Connor, Liffey C.1.6 
 9. Alford, Glanmire1.5 
 10. Kavanagh, WIT W.1.0 
Player of the Week

 Leah Fechko
  Killester
  ( 173-G-94 )
  

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Nivea Womens SuperLeague - Dec 17, 2012


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Niamh Dwyer

Basketball Ireland Weekend Review

In the Nivea Womens SuperLeague two of the top teams in the game met in Dublin as DCU Mercy took on the previously undefeated UL Huskies.

These two teams have won the last three National Cups, and along with Team Montenotte Hotel Cork have dominated the womens game for the last several years. As such, this was one of the most highly anticipated games of the season with fans eager to see if Huskies could be defeated after 44 games unbeaten.

Right from the start, Mercy served notice that they were not going to lie down for the reigning champions and jumped out to an 11 point half time lead before a furious Huskies comeback shortened the gap to just one entering the fourth quarter.

Riding the momentum generated from that third quarter push, Huskies pushed on in the fourth quarter, regaining the lead and snatching a hugely impressive road win to keep their unbeaten streak intact.

This group of players we have here in UL keep on surprising me every week with what they are capable of. To come from 16 down in a gym packed with the other teams supporters and a hostile environment was superb, said James Weldon, Huskies head coach.

Ill have to look at the tape and see why we ended up 16 down but for just now we are going to enjoy this win.

It was a successful weekend for Team Montenotte Hotel Cork as they comfortably defeated Killester in Dublin 57 to 83. The Dwyer sister of Grainne and Niamh combined for 40 points while Tomica Bacic had another stellar performance with 23 point of her own.

Two of the teams trying to break into that top three of Mercy, Huskies and Team Montenotte are WIT Wildcats and Singletons SuperValu Brunell, who met in Waterford on Saturday.

Wildcats continued their good recent form and despite an inspired performance by Edel Thornton for Brunell, the Waterford team were able to hold home court, winning in the end by 16 points, 78 to 62.

We had a good start but after that the game was back and forth, we would push out the lead and they would bring it back, said Wildcats head coach Tommy OMahony.

The win came down to us putting in a good team performance. We had four players in double figures and that was important.

Elsewhere Meteors secured their third win of the season as they overcame Liffey Celtics.

Basketball Ireland Weekend Results

Nivea Womens SuperLeague

Waterford Wildcats: 78 (45) (N Mullally 20, T Condrey 16, E Kennington 13) Singleton SuperValu Brunell 62 (39) (E Thornton 29, D OLeary 11, L Wyse 6)

Killester 57 (34) (M Clarke 23, L Scully 13, E Naughton 8) Team Montenotte Hotel Cork 83 (48) ( T Bacic 23, N Dwyer 22, G Dwyer 18)

Liffey Celtics 32 (19) (A OConnor 11, E Bracken 8, A OConnor 5) Meteors 73 (35) (I Kaljo 25, B Meany 13, S Doyle 10)

Basketball Ireland Women's Division One

Portlaoise Panthers 70 (36) (C O'Sullivan 19, S Melia 16, T Fallon 10) Brittons Insurance Donegal Town 26 (14) (M Liston 9, R Devaney 9, E Duffy 4)

Sunday December 16th

Nivea Womens SuperLeague

DCU Mercy 61 (42) (S Woods 17, M Hoffman 16, S Maguire 9) UL Huskies 69 (31) (R Vandervahl 18; R Clancy 15; A McDermott 15)

Basketball Ireland Women's Division One

Oblate Dynamos 59 (23) (H Meagher 12, T Harrison 11, G McKenna 8) NUIG Mystics 88 (40) (G Gaskin 26, N OKeefe 21, A OReilly 18)

Courtesy .... Cian Nihill ....www.basketballireland.ie

Niamh Dwyer (176-G-82, college: Monmouth)   




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