Split evening for Thrifty Junior Miners and Rush

Across their 10 Victorian Junior  Basketball League games, Thrifty Junior Miners and Rush teams won five outings.

The Under 14 Rush had the biggest win of the night, dominating Sunbury to take a 56-25 win in the Victorian Championship.

Meanwhile the Under 14 Miners were in a nail biter with Whittlesea, claiming a 31-30 win in the Regional division, and similarly the Under 16 Rush defeated Frankston 53-51 in a close Victorian Championship outing.

Next Friday night it’s a full card of Victorian Junior basketball League games at the Mars Minerdome, with six Thrifty Junior Miners and Rush teams taking the court.


Friday, June 23 at the Mars Minerdome:

7:50pm court 2: Thrifty Under 14 Miners v Broadmeadows (Regional)

8pm court 1: Thrifty Under 14 Rush v Frankston (Victorian Championship)

8pm court 3: Thrifty Under 14 Miners v Dandenong (VJL2)

8:50pm court 2: Thrifty Under 14 Rush v Camberwell (VJL4)

9pm court 3: Thrifty Under 16 Miners v Melton (Regional)

9:20pm court 1: Thrifty Under 16 Rush v Diamond Valley (VJL3)

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


All results from 16/6/17:

Under 14 Rush 56-25 Sunbury (Victorian Championship)

Under 14 Rush 26-39 Bulleen (VJL4)

Under 14 Miners 42-47 Latrobe (VJL2)

Under 14 Miners 31-30 Whittlesea (Regional)

Under 16 Rush 53-51 Frankston (Victorian Championship)

Under 16 Rush 31-39 Eltham (VJL3)

Under 16 Miners 55-66 Werribee (Victorian Championship)

Under 16 Miners 26-38 Altona Werribee (Regional)

Under 18 Rush 52-45 Geelong (Victorian Championship)

Under 18 Miners 47-44 Eltham (VJL3)