Posts Tagged 'Betty Codona'

Hatters receive warm Bramall Lane welcome from Blades

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Sheffield United welcomed one of the most successful women’s sports clubs in the country to Bramall Lane to celebrate their recent cup success.

The Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters made history recently by becoming the first ever winners of the Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) Trophy.

As special guests of Sheffield United, they paraded the ...

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WBBL thank Hatters for BCC Organisation

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The WBBL thank the Sheffield Hatters for the excellent organisation of the Betty Codona Classic.

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

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Hatters Win Betty Codona Classic Final

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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.

The Sheffield club fended off Leicester ...

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Betty Codona Classic

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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

Nottingham ...

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Westfiled Health Sheffield Hatters play in the Semi-Finals of the Betty Codona Classic

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Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters cruised to an 88-49 win over Manchester Mystics to book their place in the semi-finals.

Mystics kept it close for the opening period, trailing by just three, but Hatters turned it into a whitewash from there on out.

Helen Naylor had 21 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists to lead Sheffield, who were boosted by the return of GB’s Lauren Thomas-Johnson, who finished with 10 points, ...

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Happy Birthday Betty!

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Check out all the birthday messages from the club.

Many members of the club refer to the hatters as their ‘basketball family’ and there is certainly one legend at the centre of it Betty Codona, who is the mother hen of the club. From starting the club 52 years ago she has strived to make the club the success it is today. The Head Coach and Chair of Trustees is celebrating her 75th birthday today so we wanted to pass ...

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