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Welcome to Midland Area Basketball Board Webpage

Here you can keep up to date with news, fixtures and results from our Men's and Women's competitions for the Midlands Region.

There are currently three leagues. One men's Division 1 league and two women's leagues, Division 1 and Division 2.

Prizes are awarded for League Champions and Runners-up and the Top 4 winners and runners-up at the end of the season.

Contact Details:

mabbsecretary@gmail.com

The Midland Area Basketball Board is affiliated to Basketball Ireland

www.basketballireland.ie

09/04/2014 10:21
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U16 Boys D2 2021/2022
Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 v Larrie Birds 11/12
Match Preview

Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 play host to Larrie Birds at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 2:45 pm

Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L    Home Form: L

This is Larrie Birds's first game

08/12/2021 09:41
Annual Awards 2015
NATIONAL AWARDS - SEASON 2014/15

The Basketball Ireland Annual Awards have been revealed for the 2014/2015 season. Over 30 awards are set to be handed out at the organisation's AGM on Saturday June 6th, honouring excellence across all levels of the sport over the past 12 months.

Cork teams dominated the prizes at Premier League level. Colin O’Reilly was honoured with the Player and Coach of the Year awards for his role in guiding C&S UCC Demons to a historic treble in National Competitions and an unbeaten 24-0 record.

Niamh Dwyer picked up the Women’s Premier League Player of the Year award while her Team Montenotte Hotel Coach Mark Scannell won the Coach of the Year award for guiding the Glanmire outfit to a League and Cup double.

Edel Thornton picked up the Women’s Premier League Young Player of the Year award for the second time in three years while Killester point guard Ciaran Roe was chosen as the Men’s Premier League’s Young Player of the Year.

Elsewhere in the National League Salva Camps was chosen as Men’s Division One Coach of the Year for a season in which SSE Airtricity Moycullen reached the Presidents’ Cup final and secured the league title in the last game of the season. Team Left Bank Kilkenny’s Lawrence ‘Puff’ Summers was the popular choice as Player of the Year while Kenneth Hansberry picked up his third ‘Young Player of the Year’ in just four years.

Jennifer Morabito is the Women’s Division One Player of the Year. Her Oblate Dynamos side beat Portlaoise Panthers in the Women’s Division One Final but Panther’s Coach Peter O’Sullivan retained his Coach of the Year as the Midlanders won two out of the three trophies they fought for.

Basketball Ireland Secretary General Bernard O’Byrne said: “These awards reflect the high standards set by the basketball community in Ireland. Players, coaches and officials across every strata of the game are constantly striving to improve and the sport of basketball can only improve with them.”

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23/08/2015 16:18
MABB LADIES LEAGUE 2021/2022
Portlaoise Panthers Green 67 - 50 Athlone BC 5/12
Portlaoise Panthers Green take spoils against Athlone BC.
4th placed Portlaoise Panthers Green won 67-50 against their visitors, 3rd placed Athlone BC at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 7 pm

Portlaoise Panthers Green
Form: W L L

Athlone BC
Form: L L W L

Niamh Brady moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 12 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 44 goals.

Scorers: (Portlaoise Panthers Green) Ruth O'Brien (18),Shauna Dooley (12),Faith Umeh (10)
(Athlone BC) Edel Larkin (14), Niamh Brady (12), Molly Larkin (8)
08/12/2021 09:41
Midlands U16 Girls Div 2 2021/22
Tullamore BC v North Kildare Eagles 11/12
Match Preview

Tullamore BC play host to North Kildare Eagles at Sacred Heart, Tullamore at 11:15 am

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

08/12/2021 09:41
NAICs
Congratulations To Team Midlands

Congratulations to Team Midlands on their great win over Dublin at the NAICs to be crowned All Ireland Champions 2015. Superb achievement by the boys and coaches. Well done to all involved.

Well done to Captain Jimmy Ward on his MVP award!

Congratulations also to our ladies team on their achievement of reaching the plate final losing out to a strong Dublin side. Well done to Jimmy and the girls on a positive weekend for midlands basketball.

23/08/2015 16:19
Annual Awards 2015
NATIONAL AWARDS - SEASON 2014/15

The Basketball Ireland Annual Awards have been revealed for the 2014/2015 season. Over 30 awards are set to be handed out at the organisation's AGM on Saturday June 6th, honouring excellence across all levels of the sport over the past 12 months.

Cork teams dominated the prizes at Premier League level. Colin O’Reilly was honoured with the Player and Coach of the Year awards for his role in guiding C&S UCC Demons to a historic treble in National Competitions and an unbeaten 24-0 record.

Niamh Dwyer picked up the Women’s Premier League Player of the Year award while her Team Montenotte Hotel Coach Mark Scannell won the Coach of the Year award for guiding the Glanmire outfit to a League and Cup double.

Edel Thornton picked up the Women’s Premier League Young Player of the Year award for the second time in three years while Killester point guard Ciaran Roe was chosen as the Men’s Premier League’s Young Player of the Year.

Elsewhere in the National League Salva Camps was chosen as Men’s Division One Coach of the Year for a season in which SSE Airtricity Moycullen reached the Presidents’ Cup final and secured the league title in the last game of the season. Team Left Bank Kilkenny’s Lawrence ‘Puff’ Summers was the popular choice as Player of the Year while Kenneth Hansberry picked up his third ‘Young Player of the Year’ in just four years.

Jennifer Morabito is the Women’s Division One Player of the Year. Her Oblate Dynamos side beat Portlaoise Panthers in the Women’s Division One Final but Panther’s Coach Peter O’Sullivan retained his Coach of the Year as the Midlanders won two out of the three trophies they fought for.

Basketball Ireland Secretary General Bernard O’Byrne said: “These awards reflect the high standards set by the basketball community in Ireland. Players, coaches and officials across every strata of the game are constantly striving to improve and the sport of basketball can only improve with them.”

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23/08/2015 16:18
MABB LADIES LEAGUE 2021/2022
Portlaoise Panthers Black 64 - 56 Portlaoise Panthers Masters 28/11
Portlaoise Panthers Black take all points from Portlaoise Panthers Masters.
Portlaoise Panthers Black marginally won 64-56 against their visitors, Portlaoise Panthers Masters at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 7 pm

Portlaoise Panthers Black has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W

Portlaoise Panthers Masters
Form: L W


Scorers: (Portlaoise Panthers Black) Amy Byrne (14),Jasmine Burke (14),Tiggy Sanabria (14)
(Portlaoise Panthers Masters) Deirdre Tomlinson (11), Maeve Cahillane (9), Catherine Ashe (22)
08/12/2021 09:41
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U14 Boys D2 2021/2022
Ballyroan Basketball Club v Daingean Dragons 11/12
Match Preview

Ballyroan Basketball Club play host to Daingean Dragons at Heywood Community School at 2:45 pm

This is Ballyroan Basketball Club's first game

Daingean Dragons has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L    Away Form: L

08/12/2021 09:41
Men's Division 1 All-Stars 2015

Pat Connaghan (I.T Carlow)

Jimmy Ward (I.T Carlow)

Benny Carroll (Portlaoise Panthers)

Dan Debosz (Kestrels)

Liam Guinan (Kestrels)

23/08/2015 16:22
Midlands U14 Girls Div 1 2021/22
Tullamore BC 56 - 26 Clonaslee BC 27/11
Tullamore BC take spoils against Clonaslee BC.
Tullamore BC comprehensively won 56-26 against their visitors, Clonaslee BC at Sacred Heart, Tullamore at 11:30 am

Tullamore BC
Form: W L

Clonaslee BC has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L

08/12/2021 09:41
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U16 Boys D1 2021/2022
Portlaoise Panthers BC v Ballyroan Basketball Club 12/12
Match Preview

League leaders Portlaoise Panthers BC play host to Ballyroan Basketball Club at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 10 am

Portlaoise Panthers BC has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W    Home Form: W W W

Ballyroan Basketball Club has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L    Away Form:

08/12/2021 09:41
Ladies Division 1 All-Stars 2015

Maeve O'Sullivan (Portlaoise Panthers)

Siobhan McGowan (Longford Falcons)

Holli Dunne (I.T Carlow)

Aine Sheehy (Berkley)

Edel Cadam (Longford Falcons)

23/08/2015 16:24
Midlands U15 Girls 2021/22
Portlaoise Panthers BC 48 - 13 Baltinglass Bulldogs 27/11
Portlaoise Panthers BC take spoils against Baltinglass Bulldogs.
Portlaoise Panthers BC comprehensively won 48-13 against their visitors, Baltinglass Bulldogs at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 12:15 pm

Portlaoise Panthers BC has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W

Baltinglass Bulldogs has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 2 games.
Form: L L

08/12/2021 09:41
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U14 Boys D1 2021/2022
Athlone BC v Kildare Gliders BC 12/12
Match Preview

Athlone BC play host to Kildare Gliders BC at Bower SS, Athlone at 3:30 pm

Both teams have already played a single game.

08/12/2021 09:41
Men's Division 2 All-Stars 2015

Gediminas (Litpol)

Jack Dooley (Portlaoise Panthers)

Seamus Kinsella (Old Leighlin)

Mark Bartley (Portlaoise Panthers)

Jack Scully (Portlaoise Panthers)

23/08/2015 16:25
Annual Awards 2015
NATIONAL AWARDS - SEASON 2014/15

The Basketball Ireland Annual Awards have been revealed for the 2014/2015 season. Over 30 awards are set to be handed out at the organisation's AGM on Saturday June 6th, honouring excellence across all levels of the sport over the past 12 months.

Cork teams dominated the prizes at Premier League level. Colin O’Reilly was honoured with the Player and Coach of the Year awards for his role in guiding C&S UCC Demons to a historic treble in National Competitions and an unbeaten 24-0 record.

Niamh Dwyer picked up the Women’s Premier League Player of the Year award while her Team Montenotte Hotel Coach Mark Scannell won the Coach of the Year award for guiding the Glanmire outfit to a League and Cup double.

Edel Thornton picked up the Women’s Premier League Young Player of the Year award for the second time in three years while Killester point guard Ciaran Roe was chosen as the Men’s Premier League’s Young Player of the Year.

Elsewhere in the National League Salva Camps was chosen as Men’s Division One Coach of the Year for a season in which SSE Airtricity Moycullen reached the Presidents’ Cup final and secured the league title in the last game of the season. Team Left Bank Kilkenny’s Lawrence ‘Puff’ Summers was the popular choice as Player of the Year while Kenneth Hansberry picked up his third ‘Young Player of the Year’ in just four years.

Jennifer Morabito is the Women’s Division One Player of the Year. Her Oblate Dynamos side beat Portlaoise Panthers in the Women’s Division One Final but Panther’s Coach Peter O’Sullivan retained his Coach of the Year as the Midlanders won two out of the three trophies they fought for.

Basketball Ireland Secretary General Bernard O’Byrne said: “These awards reflect the high standards set by the basketball community in Ireland. Players, coaches and officials across every strata of the game are constantly striving to improve and the sport of basketball can only improve with them.”

more..
23/08/2015 16:18
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U16 Boys D2 2021/2022
Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 15 - 49 Bulldogs 5/12
Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 despatched by Bulldogs.
Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 were comprehensively beaten at home by League leaders Bulldogs at St. Mary's Hall, Portlaoise at 3:45 pm

Portlaoise Panthers BC-2 has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L

Bulldogs has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W

08/12/2021 09:41
Midlands U14 Girls Div 2 2021/22
Tullamore BC v North Kildare Eagles 11/12
Match Preview

Tullamore BC play host to North Kildare Eagles at Sacred Heart, Tullamore at 12:30 pm

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

08/12/2021 09:41
Ladies Division 2 All-Stars 2015

Niamh McNihill (Clonaslee)

Shauna Burke (Portlaoise Panthers)

Dorothy Fahy (Portlaoise Panthers)

Catherine Moloney (Heywood)

Rebecca Kelly (Portlaoise Panthers)

23/08/2015 16:26
MIDLANDS JUVENILE U16 Boys D1 2021/2022
Ballyroan Basketball Club 29 - 47 Tullamore BC 28/11
Ballyroan Basketball Club beaten by Tullamore BC.
Ballyroan Basketball Club were beaten at home by Tullamore BC at Heywood Community School at 2 pm

Ballyroan Basketball Club has yet to win in this competition.
Form: L

Tullamore BC
Form: W L

08/12/2021 09:41
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09/04/2014 10:17
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