Miners Prevail by a Single Point!

Ballarat was up against strong competition in each of its games with 3 out of 11 wins in the Junior Basketball League action last Friday night.

The Thrifty Under 16 Miners were among the winners list who defeated Werribee by a single point, 42 – 41. The Thrifty Under 14 Rush and Thrifty Under 18 Miners both also shared wins.

The Rush and Miners teams will be take to the court again at the Minerdome on Friday, August the 3rd with 5 Victorian Junior Basketball League games.


Friday, August 3 at the Mars Minerdome:

8:20pm Court 1: Thrifty Under 14 Miners (VC) v Diamond Valley

8:40pm Court 3: Thrifty Under 14 Rush (VJL4) v Bulleen

8:40pm Court 2: Thrifty Under 14 Rush (VJL1) v Bendigo

9:40pm Court 1: Thrifty Under 16 Rush (VC) v Altona

9:40pm Court 2: Thrifty Under 18 Miners (VJL4) v Warrandyte



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


All results from 27/7/18:

Under 14 Rush (VJL1) 21-26 Knox

Under 14 Rush (VJL4) 34-31 Broadmeadows

Under 14 Miners (VJL3) 29-56 Corio Bay

Under 14 Miners (VC) 36-89 Corio Bay

Under 16 Rush (VJL2) 22-40 Korumburra

Under 16 Miners (VC) 45-97 Dandenong

Under 16 Miners (VJL4) 42-41 Werribee

Under 18 Rush (VC) 50-61 Geelong

Under 18 Miners (VC)72-76 Eltham

Under 18 Miners (VJL4) 50-38 Sandringham