Many close encounters as Ballarat wins 6 of 11


The Thrifty Under 14 Rush and the Thrifty Under 16 Miners both came within one point of there opponents. Whilst the Thrifty Under 14 Miners were one of Ballarat’s 6 winners last Friday night in Victorian Junior Basketball League action, defeating Nunawading.

The Miners and Rush teams will take the court again at the Minerdome on Friday, April 11th with 2 Victorian Junior Basketball League games.


Friday, May 11 at the Mars Minerdome:


8:20pm Court 2: Thrifty Under 14 Miners (VJL3) v Corio Bay

8:20pm Court 1: Thrifty Under 18 Miners (VC) V Dandenong

9:20pm Court 2: Thrifty Under 16 Miners (VJL4) v Werribee

9:40pm Court 1: Thrifty Under 18 Rush (VC) V Geelong


Entry is free for all Thrifty Junior Miners and Rush games.


All results from 4/5/18:

Under 14 Rush (VJL1) 46-33 Warrandyte

Under 14 Rush (VJL4) 26-27 Geelong

Under 14 Miners (VC) 45-52 Sandringham

Under 14 Miners (VJL3) 60-29 Nunawading

Under 16 Rush (VC) 51-63 Bulleen

Under 16 Rush (VJL2) 50-47 Casey

Under 16 Miners (VC) 67-68Bulleen

Under 16 Miners (VJL4) 49-44 Geelong

Under 18 Rush (VC) 54-36 Bulleen

Under 18 Miners (VC) 38-76 Keilor

Under 18 Miners (VJL4) 56-45 McKinnon