New photographs of the BCC have been added to the Betty Codona Classic 2015 Gallery.
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The WBBL thank the Sheffield Hatters for the excellent organisation of the Betty Codona Classic.
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Congratulations Sheffield Hatters for winning Betty Codona Classic but also for the organisation of the event – thanks for that hard work to all involved. Great when the #wbblfamily comes together! Hopefully it will stay together and get even closer and stronger moving forward! Great job Betty and her organising Committee and volunteers! WBBL
Congratulations to our WBBL side sponsored by Westfield Health who won the Betty Codona Classic on Sunday, after a tense final having been behind until the fourth quarter, eventually coming out on top winning 79-73.
The Match report provided by the WBBL can be found here
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It’s advantage Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters going into next weekend’s WBBL Trophy Final after Vanessa Ellis’ side beat Nottingham Wildcats to win the Betty Codona Classic on Sunday.
Hatters hosted the three-day event, which honours their club founder and coaching stalwart Betty Codona MBE, and faced the winners of last year’s inaugural competition in the final.
Wildcats beat Sevenoaks Suns and then Barking Abbey Crusaders on their way to the championship game, which paired them with Hatters.
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Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters scooped their first Betty Codona Classic title after a stunning last quarter carried them past defending champions Nottingham Wildcats.
Betty Codona Classic Final
Nottingham Wildcats 73 (17,39,54) (Reynolds 26, Prior 12, Pressley 12)
Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters 79 (14,26,50) (Gandy 26, Hutchinson 16, ...
It’s a double December celebration for Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters after their Great Britain star Steph Gandy was crowned Molten WBBL Player of the Month, on the same day as play-caller Vanessa Ellis scooped the Molten WBBL Coach of the Month award.
The forward has been in scintillating form during the period and was head and shoulders above all of her rivals in terms of her performance valuation in three games.
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The 2nd annual WBBL tournament takes place at All Saints Sports Centre this weekend (Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th January 2015) come and see the best of British women’s Basketball and witness the top eight teams in Britain battle it out for the BCC crown.
The Game schedules for the weekend are:
Friday 2nd – Quarter Finals
Game 1: 12:00
Leicester Riders Vs Manchester Mystics
Game 2: 14:15
Cardiff Met Archers Vs Westfield Health Hatters
Game 3: 16:30
Barking Abbey Crusaders Vs Team Northumbria
Game 4: 18:45
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Steph Gandy has once again been named in the WBBL Team of the Week also joining her this week is Lauren Thomas-Johnson.
Steph Gandy (Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters)
The Great Britain forward continues to shine and demonstrate why she is deemed to be the driving force for Hatters. Her 21 points in the semi-final against Riders was the key performance. Gandy shot an excellent 66% from the floor and also contributed four rebounds and two assists in a highly efficient performance ...
Congratulations to our WBBL side who made it through to the Trophy final on Sunday, beating a tough Leicester Riders side away at Loughborough, the match report can be found here the final will be at Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena on Sunday, January 11th.
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Only one team in action this weekend, but what an important game it was, the WBBL trophy semi final against Leicester.
We will be organising a coach down to the final in Birmingham, anyone who is interested complete the form below.
Leicester Riders 77 v Hatters 87 – Match Report