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Sunday February 28, 2016 by Media Release - Basketball
The Perth Lynx have crushed the Townsville Fire 91-72 in their major semi-final at the Townsville RSL Stadium.
The result means the Perth Lynx qualify for their first WNBL Grand Final since 1999 – and will face either Townsville or South East Queensland when the best-of-three game series begins on March 12.
Betnijah Laney had an outstanding afternoon with 23 points, six rebounds and four assists – but she certainly wasn’t alone. Read more
Friday December 18, 2015 by Media Release - Basketball
The Perth Lynx have crushed the Canberra Capitals 88-68 at the Bendat Basketball Centre, to go three wins clear on top of the WNBL ladder.
The result is the Lynx third straight win and extends their season win-loss record to 11 and four.
In another clinical performance, the home side showed their depth with four players finishing with double figure totals – Tessa Lavey leading the way with 18 including four threes. Read more
Sunday October 25, 2015 by Media Release - Basketball
The Perth Lynx have defeated the Dandenong Rangers 83-74 at the Bendat Basketball Centre in Perth. Sami Whitcomb put on a master class performance, ending the game with 36 points and six rebounds.
The Lynx came out slow in the first quarter, and after being up by four early, they went into quarter time down by six.
The second quarter was a complete turn around and the Lynx soon had a 15-point scoring streak, lead by Whitcomb and Tessa Lavey. Read more
Thursday April 16, 2015 by Media Release - Basketball
Perth Wildcats chairman and owner Dr Jack Bendat and his family have purchased the license of Western Australia’s Women’s National Basketball League franchise.
The team, known as the West Coast Waves since 2010, will now be called the Perth Lynx, and will operate under Perth Wildcats management.
Subject to WNBL approval, the team will compete in the forthcoming WNBL Championship season. Read more