The 2023 Foot Locker Under-18 and Kevin Coombs Cup National Championships have wrapped in Brisbane, with three teams taking home gold medals and championship titles.
In the Under-18 Girls competition, it was South Australia Metro who claimed victory against New South Wales Metro, 78 to 72, while Queensland South took bronze against Victoria Metro – 74 to 64. Australian basketball legend Maree Jackson – whom the trophy is named after – was on hand in Brisbane to present the silverware to the South Australian team.
In the Boys competition, Victoria Metro secured the Under-18 crown against their fellow statesmen, Victoria Country – 90 to 51. Queensland South recorded victory in the bronze-medal match against NSW Metro, shooting 79 to 57.
Victoria also snared gold in the Kevin Coombs Cup, defeating Western Australia 72-61. Queensland South took the bronze with a 59-52-point win over NSW.
Individual Award Winners:
Luc Longley Fair Play Award:
WA Country (Girls)
Foot Locker Defensive Players:
Rocco Zikarsky (QLD)
Lara Somfai (SA Metro)
Ben Moncrieff (WA)
For all results and stats across the event, click here.