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 4. Adelaide 9-7 
 5. Sydney 9-7 
 6. Dandenong 7-9 
 7. Bendigo 3-12 
 8. UC Capitals 3-13 
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Last:12/9/2017
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Big V
 1. Sunbury 16-4 
 2. Knox R. 15-5 
 3. Bulleen B. 14-6 
 4. Waverley F. 13-7 
 5. Ringwood H. 12-8 
 6. Hume City B. 11-9 
 7. S.Peninsula S. 10-10 
 8. Eltham W. 9-11 
 9. McKinnon C. 6-14 
 10. Diamond VE 2-18 
 11. Warrandyte V. 2-18 
 12. Hawthorn Magic 0-0 
Premier League
 1. Southern T. 15-3 
 2. Eastern M. 14-4 
 3. N.Adelaide R. 12-6 
 4. Norwood F. 12-6 
 5. Sturt S. 12-6 
 6. Forestville E. 11-7 
 7. W.Adelaide B. 7-11 
 8. Woodville W. 4-14 
 9. S.Adelaide P. 2-16 
 10. C.Districts L. 1-17 
QBL
 1. Brisbane S. 18-0 
 2. Logan T. 14-4 
 3. Mackay M. 14-4 
 4. Gladstone PCP 12-5 
 5. Townsville F. 12-5 
 6. Ipswich F. 10-7 
 7. Brisbane C. 8-9 
 8. SW Metro P. 8-9 
 9. Cairns D. 7-10 
 10. Rockhampton C. 6-11 
 11. SC Rip 5-12 
 12. Suncoast PC 4-12 
 13. Toowoomba M. 3-15 
 14. Gold Coast R. 0-18 
SBL
 1. Perry Lakes H. 20-2 
 2. Mandurah M. 19-3 
 3. Lakeside L. 17-5 
 4. Stirling S. 15-7 
 5. Willetton T. 13-9 
 6. Joondalup W. 12-10 
 7. Perth R. 8-14 
 8. Cockburn C. 8-14 
 9. Kalamunda E.S. 6-16 
 10. SW Slammers 6-16 
 11. Rockingham CF 6-16 
 12. East Perth E. 2-20 
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 1. Kilsyth LC 18-4 
 2. Geelong S. 18-4 
 3. Sydney Uni S. 12-10 
 4. Nunawading S. 10-12 
 5. BA CoE 9-5 
 6. Sandringham S. 6-16 
 7. Canberra C. 6-16 
 8. Albury LB 4-18 
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 1. Dandenong R. 15-7 
 2. Bendigo LB 14-8 
 3. Hobart C. 12-10 
 4. Launceston T. 12-10 
 5. Ballarat R. 11-11 
 6. Frankston B. 7-15 
 7. Melbourne T. 7-15 
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 1. Hornsby S. 14-2 
 2. Bankstown B. 12-4 
 3. Norths Bears 12-4 
 4. Manly Warr. SE 11-5 
 5. Newcastle H. 8-8 
 6. Sutherland S. 8-8 
 7. Sydney C. 4-12 
 8. Illawarra H. 2-14 
 9. Hills H. 1-15 
Last:9/4/2017
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Points Per Game
 Elizabeth CAMBAGE
  Melbourne
  (203-C-91)
  Avg: 23.3
 1. Cambage, Melbourne23.3 
 2. Williams, Perth21.2 
 3. Taylor, Sydney20.6 
 4. Batkovic-B., Towns.20.6 
 5. Whitcomb, Perth17.4 
 6. Cumming-B., Dande.16.2 
 7. Kunek, Perth15.4 
 8. Laney, Bendigo14.8 
 9. Bishop, Adelaide14.6 
 10. Blicavs, Dandenong14.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Suzy BATKOVIC-BROWN
  Towns.
  (195-C-80)
  Avg: 10.1
 1. Batkovic-B., Towns.10.1 
 2. George, Townsville10.0 
 3. Bishop, Adelaide9.7 
 4. Cambage, Melbourne9.6 
 5. Pederson, Dandenong9.1 
 6. Hamson, Sydney9.0 
 7. Taylor, Sydney8.0 
 8. Purcell, Melbourne7.6 
 9. Hamblin, Adelaide7.3 
 10. Williams, Perth7.1 
Assists Per Game
 Natalie HURST
  UC Capitals
  (164-PG-83)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Hurst, UC Capitals6.5 
 2. Snell, Sydney5.0 
 3. Ebzery, Sydney4.9 
 4. Whitcomb, Perth4.8 
 5. Wilson, Townsville4.8 
 6. Seekamp, Adelaide4.8 
 7. Palau, Dandenong4.7 
 8. Novosel, Adelaide4.7 
 9. Williams, Perth3.9 
 10. Laney, Bendigo3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Samantha WHITCOMB
  Perth
  (178-G/F-88)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Whitcomb, Perth2.8 
 2. Williams, Perth2.5 
 3. Novosel, Adelaide2.4 
 4. Seekamp, Adelaide1.9 
 5. Batkovic-B., Towns.1.8 
 6. Laney, Bendigo1.7 
 7. Ebzery, Sydney1.7 
 8. Blicavs, Dandenong1.7 
 9. OHea, Melbourne1.6 
 10. Snell, Sydney1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Jennifer HAMSON
  Sydney
  (201-C-92)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Hamson, Sydney2.4 
 2. Tomlinson, Melbourne1.6 
 3. Mijovic, Dandenong1.4 
 4. Cambage, Melbourne1.3 
 5. Magbegor, UC Capit.1.3 
 6. Planeta, Adelaide1.1 
 7. Hamblin, Adelaide1.1 
 8. George, Townsville0.9 
 9. Bishop, Adelaide0.9 
 10. Batkovic-B., Towns.0.9 

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Melbourne Dec.17 Perth 57%
UC Capitals Dec.17 Adelaide 71%
Sydney 84% Dec.16 Bendigo
Townsville 74% Dec.16 Dandenong
Perth 72% Dec.15 Adelaide
Bendigo Dec.14 UC Capitals 56%
Dandenong Dec.14 Sydney 61%
Katie-Rae Ebzery selected the top Australian playing abroad in last week's games - Mar 27, 2017


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We bring you last week's top performances from Australians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Katie-Rae Ebzery
Katie-Rae Ebzery
   #1. This week's number one is an international small forward Katie-Rae Ebzery (177-90, currently plays in Russia). She could not help one of league's weakest teams Dynamo Moscow (9-11) in their last game. Despite Ebzery's very good performance Dynamo Moscow was crushed 83-57 on the road by the higher-ranked (#4) Vologda-Chevakata. She was the top scorer with 17 points. Ebzery also added 8 rebounds in 31 minutes on the court. It's Ebzery's first season with the team. This year she averages: 8.9ppg, 3.2rpg, 3.3apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 39.4%, 3FGP: 41.3% and FT: 82.8% in 22 games she played so far. Ebzery is currently a member of the Australian senior national team.

Stephanie Talbot
Stephanie Talbot
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Stephanie Talbot (188-94, currently plays in Poland). She was not able to help AZS Gorzow Wielkopolski (15-7) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Talbot's very good performance AZS Gorzow Wielkopolski was defeated 82-69 in Polkowice by the lower-ranked CCC Polkowice (#5). She was the second best scorer with 19 points. Talbot also added 8 boards, passed 6 assists and added 5 steals. Talbot has individually a very good season with high stats. She averages: 15.2ppg, 7.0rpg, 4.0apg, 2.6spg, 2FGP: 48.9%, 3FGP: 28.3% and FT: 70.9%. Ex-BA Centre of Excellence player is in the roster of the Australian senior national team.

Natalie Hurst
Natalie Hurst
   #3. The Australian player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced former international point guard Natalie Hurst (164-83, currently plays in EuroCup). Hurst was not able to secure a victory for Hatay in their last game. Despite her good performance Hatay lost 65-71 at home to the leading Abdullah Gul. Hurst recorded 13 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists in 40 minutes. Hurst has relatively good stats this year: 13.8ppg, 5.3rpg, 4.3apg, 3FGP: 30.4% in four games. Former Gladstone Port City Power starter played for the Australian national team three years ago.

Cayla George
Cayla George
   #4. Center Cayla George (192-89, currently plays in Hungary) was the major contributor in an UNIQA Sopron's victory against the closely-ranked PEAC-Pecs (14-6) 69-54 in the Hungarian A Division in Saturday night's game. She recorded 15 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. UNIQA Sopron (16-4) is placed second in the A Division. The Regular Season already ended. This season George has relatively solid stats: 11.9ppg, 7.1rpg, 1.4apg and 1.2spg. She is also Australian national team player.

Nicole Seekamp
Nicole Seekamp
   #5. Former international guard Nicole Seekamp (178-92, college: S.Dakota, currently plays in Poland) is a teammate of previously mentioned Stephanie Talbot. But that was another game of her team in Polish TBLK which we would like to mention. Seekamp led AZS Gorzow Wielkopolski to a victory against the closely-ranked CCC Polkowice (14-8) 70-59. She scored 11 points and added 5 passes. InvestInTheWest AZS AJP Gorzow Wlkp. (15-7) is placed fourth in the TBLK. Seekamp has reliable stats this season: 10.9ppg, 2.9rpg, 5.0apg and 1.6spg. She used to play for the Australian national team eight years ago.

Louella Tomlinson
Louella Tomlinson
   #6. Forward Louella Tomlinson (193-88, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in Hungary) contributed to Miskolc's victory against the closely-ranked ZTE NKK (9-11) 79-65 in the Hungarian A Division in Saturday night's game. Tomlinson recorded 10 points, 7 rebounds and 3 blocks in 19 minutes. Aluinvent DVTK Miskolc (13-7) is placed sixth in the A Division. The Regular Season already ended. This year Tomlinson's overall stats are: 8.5ppg, 5.7rpg, 1.3apg and 2.1bpg in 20 games. She is a former university international player as she played for the Australian team six years ago.

Alanna Smith
Alanna Smith
   #7. Former U19 international forward Alanna Smith (190-96, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to an easy victory against the Kansas State University (11-7) crushing them 69-48 in the NCAA National Tournament Round 2 last Monday. Smith scored 19 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The Stanford University has rather weak 6-12 conference record this season. The National Tournament Round 2 already ended in the NCAA. Smith's total stats this season are: 8.8ppg, 5.2rpg and 1.6bpg. She used to play for the Australian U19 national team two years ago.

Alicia Froling
Alicia Froling
   #8. Forward Alicia Froling (190-96, college: SMU, currently studies in the States) couldn't help the SMU (17-1) in their game against the Indiana University (12-6) in the NCAA National Tournament Round 3, despite her very good performance on Thursday night. Froling scored 16 points, had 9 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 32 minutes. But the SMU was badly defeated 64-44 on their home court in Dallas by the Indiana University. The National Tournament Round 3 already ended in the NCAA. Froling's stats this year are: 14.3ppg, 9.8rpg, 2.0apg and 1.5bpg in 33 games. She used to play for the Australian U19 national team back in 2015.

Vanessa Panousis
Vanessa Panousis
   #9. Former U22 international guard Vanessa Panousis (170-95, is currently at the American university) couldn't help the Virginia Tech (10-8) in their game against the University of Michigan (10-8) in the NCAA National Tournament Round 3. Despite her very good performance in Saturday night's game Panousis scored 17 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. The National Tournament Round 3 already ended in the NCAA. Panousis is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's her fourth year in Virginia Tech's roster. Her total stats this season are: 9.0ppg, 2.3rpg and 1.8apg. Panousis used to play for the Australian U22 national team two years ago.

Alexandra Bunton
Alexandra Bunton
   #10. Center Alexandra Bunton (198-93, currently plays in Russia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Katie-Rae Ebzery and both played together in the last Russian PBL game. Bunton couldn't help one of league's weakest teams Dynamo Moscow (9-11) in their game against Vologda-Chevakata (10-10). She cannot count Sunday's game as one of the best ones. Bunton scored only 3 points in 16 minutes. Dynamo Moscow was crushed 83-57 on the opponent's court by the higher-ranked (#4) Vologda-Chevakata. This year Bunton's total stats are: 8.2ppg and 7.0rpg in 22 games. She is a former U22 international player as two years ago she still played for the Australian national team.

   #11. Former international guard Kristy Wallace (180-96, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to an Baylor's surprising victory against the University of California crushing them 86-46 in the NCAA National Tournament Round 2 on Monday night. Wallace scored 10 points and added 9 passes. Wallace has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 3.9rpg, 5.7apg and 1.3spg. She used to play for the Australian national team four years ago.

   #12. Former U22 international forward Stephanie Collins (196-95, currently plays college basketball in the States) is a teammate of previously mentioned Alicia Froling. However that was another game of her team in NCAA which brought her to that list. Collins contributed to SMU's victory against the Abilene Christian University 59-52. She scored 7 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and made 3 blocks in 28 minutes. Collins has averaged so far 5.1ppg, 3.6rpg and 1.2bpg in 30 games. She used to play for the Australian U22 national team back in 2015.

   #13. Former U19 international guard Alexandra Sharp (185-97, currently plays college basketball in the States) couldn't help the Wake Forest in their game against the Middle Tennessee State University in the NCAA National Tournament Round 2. She cannot count Sunday's game as one of the best ones. Sharp scored only 2 points and blocked 3 shots in 33 minutes. Her team lost 66-73. Sharp has averaged so far 7.4ppg, 7.6rpg and 2.3apg in 32 games. She used to play for the Australian U19 national team two years ago.

   #14. Former U16 international point guard Krystle McKenzie (173, currently plays college basketball in the States) managed to help Washington State University to win against the University of Iowa 74-66 in the NCAA Quarter-Finals on Sunday night. McKenzie recorded only 3 points. This season McKenzie averages just 0.6ppg. She used to play for the Australian U16 national team back in 2012.


The list of other players, who all have Australian passport but never been selected to any of Australian national teams:

   #1. Nicole Romeo (168-G-89, college: Washington, currently plays in Spain) could not help one of league's weakest teams Campus Promete (12-13) in their last game. Despite Romeo's good performance Campus Promete was crushed 92-66 at home by the higher-ranked (#7) Gipuzkoa UPV. She was the top scorer with 12 points. Romeo also added 4 rebounds in 29 minutes. Her team will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Romeo has reliable stats this year: 14.1ppg, 4.2rpg, 2.5apg and 1.4spg in 25 games she played so far. She has a dual citizenship: Italian and Australian.

   #2. Alex Sheedy (185-F-92, college: Fresno St., currently plays in Greece) was not able to help Kronos AD (3-16) in their last game. Despite Sheedy's good performance Kronos AD was badly defeated 79-60 on the road by the much higher-ranked (#3) Proteas. She recorded 10 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 27 minutes. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. Sheedy averaged so far 13.7ppg, 7.4rpg and 1.6spg in 18 games.

   #3. Amy Browne (178-G/F-90, currently plays in United Kingdom) led Mystics to a 2-point victory against the seventh-ranked Crusaders (6-6) 82-80 in the British WBBL last Saturday. She scored 13 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Manchester Mystics (9-4) is placed third in the WBBL. Browne has individually a very good season with high stats. She averages: 15.2ppg, 5.3rpg and 2.5apg.

   #4. Megan Johnson (178-G, currently plays college basketball in the States) was not able to secure a victory for the UTRGV (2-12) in their game against the Rice University (11-7) in the NCAA National Tournament Round 2. Johnson scored 8 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. The UTRGV was defeated 73-63 on their home court in Edinburg by the Rice University. Her team will play only one more game in the NCAA National Tournament Round 2. And now that game is quite important. Johnson has averaged so far 4.2ppg and 4.1rpg.   




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