The conclusion of the WABL Championship Men’s and Women’s seasons will take place on Sunday 15 August at Bendat Basketball Centre with Grand Final day.
Yesterday saw the first and second seeds from both competitions reach the Grand Final in what was a big day of Semi Finals action.
In the men’s competition, the Perry Lakes Hawks made a fourth quarter comeback over the Willetton Tigers in their Semi Final and will face the Lakeside Lightning in the Grand Final, with the Lightning recording a big win over the Joondalup Wolves in their match-up.
In the women’s competition, the Goldfields Giants will take on Lakeside Lightning Purple after both teams recorded big wins over the Perry Lakes Hawks and Rockingham Flames respectively in their Semi Finals.
For the updated Finals Bracket, click here.
Semi Finals wrap
(1) Perry Lakes Hawks 84 vs 81 Willetton Tigers (4)
(2) Lakeside Lightning 90 vs 57 Joondalup Wolves (6)
(1) Goldfields Giants 90 vs 68 Perry Lakes Hawks (4)
(2) Lakeside Lightning Purple 73 vs 44 Rockingham Flames (6)
Grand Finals schedule
(1) Perry Lakes Hawks vs Lakeside Lightning (2), 4:30pm Court 1
Key outside match-up: Matthew Leary (Hawks, G/F) vs Liam Patterson (Lightning, G)
Key inside match-up: Austin Kisselev (Hawks, F/C) vs Nick Blight (Lightning, F/C)
(1) Goldfields Giants vs Lakeside Lightning Purple (2), 1:00pm Court 1
Key outside match-up: Jemma Gatti (Giants, G/F) vs Kyrah Daniels (Lightning, G)
Key inside match-up: Elena Scafidi (Giants, F/C) vs Courtney Green (Lightning, F)