WEDNESDAY EVENING A GRADE WOMEN GRAND FINAL PREVIEW (WINTER 2018)

Published on: Sep 19 2018
Author: FDBA
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Gas Baggers v. Old Sharks
19/09/2018
7.00pm, Frankston Basketball Stadium – Court #1

Season Head to Head
Round 4 – Gas Baggers (46) def Old Sharks (43)
Round 9 – Gas Baggers (53) def Old Sharks (36)
Round 14 – Gas Baggers (37) def Old Sharks (34)
Round 19 – Old Sharks (20) def Gas Baggers (0)

Preview
Gas Baggers are the second highest scoring team in the competition, only wearing 5 loses for the season including a forfeit. This rightfully earned them second spot on the ladder for the season. They have won 3 out 4 in the head to head match up, only losing through a forfeit to their grand final opponent.

Old Sharks had a less successful season finishing 9 and 10 along with 1 draw, 1 bye and forfeiting a game, earning third place. Defensively they have not been great only scoring 22 points more, than that scored against them.

Key Players
Gas Baggers will turn to Virginia Anderson (9.95 ppg), Olivia Ellul (9.85 ppg) and Nicole Stanley (8.94 ppg), to post a winning score. For Old Sharks Jenna Mccormick (11.92 ppg) and Tegan Fiamengo (9.22 ppg) are the two to watch, both will need to have big games, if they are to pull off an unset.

Prediction
Gas Baggers by 5 points