Leicester Riders 90-74 Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters (22-20, 44-38, 69-54)
Leicester Riders have progressed to the WBBL Cup semi-finals after beating Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters 90-74, led by the trio of Alex Smith, Kate Oliver and Dee Hayward.
After losing the first seven WBBL meetings between the sides, this is the second time in a row that Riders have overcome Hatters, scoring more than ninety points on both occasions. Leicester now have three wins in a row in all competitions, while Sheffield ...Continue Reading →
Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters 80-93 Cardiff Met Archers (16-15, 33-44, 62-70)
Cardiff Met Archers pulled off a stunning result on the road as they inflicted a first loss on the season for Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters.
The Archers had never beaten Sheffield in six previous meetings in the WBBL, but had some impressive individually displays to help secure the win.
Leading scorers – Naylor 26, Woods 16, Ashton 15 (Hatters); Collins 35, Quick 25, Butters 22 (Archers)
Turning point – Sheffield – who were 6-0 heading ...Continue Reading →
Today Sheffield Hatters under 18s came up against a Newcastle Eagles side that had won 3 of their last 5 matches in the National League. The Hatters girls came out and put on a very strong defensive performance winning the ball back quickly and then turning defense into attack with some lovely passing taking the 1st quarter 19 v 10. The second quarter was a little bit stop start not really allowing the girls to play the fast break basketball ...Continue Reading →
This is the match report from Hatters under 18s away at Charnwood.
Today was Sheffield Hatters under 18s toughest match to date going away to Charnwood who have not lost a match yet. Charnwood came out and played fast and direct basketball from the offset leaving the Hatters startled as to what they had come up against taking the 1st quarter 25 v 6. In the 2nd quarter the Hatters started to fight back but they were undone by sone lovely ...Continue Reading →
SHEFFIELD HATTERS 79 V DERBY 53 (CUP GAME 2ND ROUND)
Hatters came out determined for a win after a disappointing loss the day before. Derby took an early lead, but the Hatters soon regained focus and went ahead and continued to lead all the way winning every quarter. With effective team work and a number of accurate long shots they became the winners of this cup game, taking the Hatters through to the quarter finals at home against Manchester Mystics on ...Continue Reading →
SHEFFIELD HATTERS 75 V SOUTHEND 87
Hatters got off to a good start against Southend going into an early lead, but Southend took the advantage of some defence errors giving them the lead at the end of the quarter. The 2nd quarter was a similar account to the 1st.
Good tactics by Hatters gave them the opportunity to get back into the game in the 3rd quarter getting within 5 points of Southend
A flurry of baskets in the last 10mins of the game ...Continue Reading →
The Sheffield Hatters came up against a well drilled Newcastle side in the National Cup today. The Hatters girls had a tough start being restricted to just 5 points in the opening quarter as Newcastle came out and played a zonal defense to good effect. The 1st quarter ended 5 v 11 to Newcastle. The 2nd quarter was more positive for the Hatters they scored a lovely 3 pointer that sparked the game into life. All of a sudden Newcastle ...Continue Reading →