The conclusion of the WABL Championship Men’s and Women’s seasons will take place on Sunday 14 August at Bendat Basketball Centre with Grand Final day.
Yesterday saw the minor premiers from both competitions reach the Grand Final in what was a big day of Semi Finals action.
In the men’s competition, the third-seeded Perth Redbacks defeated the second-seeded East Perth Eagles, while the first-seeded Cockburn Cougars defeated the fourth-seeded Perry Lakes Hawks.
In the women’s competition, the Perry Lakes Hawks and Willetton Tigers Blue – who both went 11–2 in the regular season – will meet in the Grand Final after defeating the Rockingham Flames and Joondalup Wolves respectively in their Semi Finals.
For the updated Finals Bracket, click here.
Semi Finals wrap
(1) Cockburn Cougars 87 vs 82 Perry Lakes Hawks (4)
(2) East Perth Eagles 77 vs 91 Perth Redbacks (3)
(1) Perry Lakes Hawks 76 vs 67 Rockingham Flames (5)
(2) Willetton Tigers Blue 78 vs 41 Joondalup Wolves (3)
Grand Finals schedule
(1) Cockburn Cougars vs Perth Redbacks (3), 3:00pm Court 1
Key outside match-up: Keegan Phillips (Cougars, G/F) vs Denzel Jackson (Redbacks, G/F)
Key inside match-up: Nathan Pond (Cougars, C) vs Jordan Deegan (Redbacks, F/C)
(1) Perry Lakes Hawks vs Willetton Tigers Blue (2), 1:00pm Court 1
Key outside match-up: Millie McCarthy (Hawks, G) vs Grace Foster (Tigers, G)
Key inside match-up: Ellie Newman (Hawks, F) vs Kiara Waite (Tigers, C)