In Division One Men`s Basketball last Thursday Barmera defeated Waikerie by only one point in a thrilling contest that added even more spice to the prospects of the major round which is just around the corner.
Barmera 41 with 13 points from Kaiden Coats and 9 from Dillon Millard just edged out Waikerie 40 with Mitch White contributing 14 points and Nic Norca 8.
In other senior men`s divisions Allstars won 47-39 over Barmera, Berri beat Tigers 45-27, Loxton – Waikerie 49-31 and Supercats – Renmark 43-26 in Two and in Three Barmera won 58-17 over Waikerie and Berri 52-34 against Supercats.
In Division One Women Loxton with 9 points from Jackie Dahlitz and 8 from Lyn Sweeney won 40-29 against Berri (Lauren Hill 11, Indee Thiele 7). In the other game Hannah Lehmann 17 points and Mica Liu 11 continued their purple patch in form to lead Waikerie to a 48-31 win over Barmera. For Barmera Annabel O`Dea scored 14 points and Kelsee Kregar 6.
In Division Two Women Lakers won against Barmera 41-21, Loxton 30-21 over Waikerie and Supercats 38-14 over Allstars and in Division Three Barmera and Supercats drew 21-21, Berri 48 defeated Renmark 35 and Loxton defeated Waikerie 26-23.
To Junior Men, In Under 18 Barmera won 44-17 over Waikerie and Berri 47-44 over Renmark and in Under 16 Berri won narrowly from Steamers 28-26 and Loxton defeated Renmark 49-26. In Under 14 Division One Berri 38 won against Loxton 25 and Renmark defeated Barmera 41-12, in Division Two Berri defeated Renmark in a thriller 28-27 and Waikerie beat Loxton 30-25 and in Under 12 Berri won 45-20 against Renmark and Supercats 34-33 in another great contest against Waikerie.
In Under 18 Women Renmark and Berri were involved in another thrilling game with Renmark winning 33-32 and Waikerie won against Supercats 35-21. In Division One of Under 16 Barmera 54 defeated Berri 22 and Supercats 28 won against Loxton 24, in Division Two Blazers beat Berri 31-14 and Waikerie 28 defeated Loxton 15 and in Under 14 Berri won against Loxton 29-25 and Renmark defeated Barmera 50-32. Renmark defeated Waikerie 47-4 in Under 12.