The Thrifty Under 18 Ballarat Miners had an important home win over the Sherbrooke Suns on Friday, taking a 68-42 victory.
The Miners headed into the match with one win and two losses, while Sherbrooke had two wins and just the one loss.
The win bumps Ballarat up into the top half of the ladder in what is a close competition in its early stages.
Next Friday, April 28, the Miners host Eltham 3 who have a matching 2-2 record, at 9:40pm.
Also at the Mars Minerdome the Under 14 Miners host Whittlesea at 8:20, the Under 16 Miners host Altona at 8:40, and the Under 18 Rush host Geelong at 9:20.
Entry is free for all Victorian Junior Basketball League games, so come along and support our junior stars!
Under 14 Rush 50-56 Dandenong (Victorian Championship)
Under 14 Miners ##-## Keilor 2 (VJL2)
Under 14 Miners 26-31 Werribee 3 (Regional)
Under 16 Rush 34-42 Bendigo (Victorian Championship)
Under 16 Rush 30-26 Mornington (VJL3)
Under 16 Miners 50-69 Bendigo (Victorian Championship)
Under 16 Miners 37-32 Werribee 3 (Regional)
Under 18 Rush 50-60 Eltham (Victorian Championship)
Under 18 Miners 68-42 Sherbrooke (VJL3)