WEST Basketball Festival

11th March 2016

The WEST Basketball Festival took place on Friday 11th March at Sports Central, Northumbria University (the home of the Newcastle Eagles).  The court was set up and following a quick warm up we were ready to go.  Every team played each other in a round robin competition.  There was some great games played, lots of skill and plenty of enjoyment.

The results:

St John's Red    0 - 14    St John's Blue

Broadwood    2 - 6    Wingrove Black

St John's Red 2  - 0 Wingrove Red

St John's Blue 10 - 0 Wingrove Black

Broadwood 0 - 4 St John's Red

Wingrove Red 0 - 4    Wingrove Black

Broadwood 0 - 26 St John's Blue

Wingrove Black 6 - 4    St John's Red

Wingrove Red 0 - 6 St John's Blue

Broadwood 2 - 4 Wingrove Red


Final Standings:

    1. ​St John Blue    12 points
    2. Wingove Black 10 pts
    3. St John Red       8 pts
    4. Wingove Red     6 pts
    5. Broadwood        4 pts

The winner were:  ST JOHN'S BLUE


Once the festival had finished we stayed and watched the Eagles warm up for their game against the Worcester Wolves.  The game was close but the Eagles came out on top, winning 81 -75. 

Let's go Eagles, let's go!