20 April, 2024

Teams heading to the Junior League final confirmed by Elite 8s 2024!

After an intense day of playoffs, Lothian Phoenix and Mohawks are the top two teams that will be meeting in the Junior League final at the BWB National Championship Finals in Essex.

Enthusiastic teams and supporters headed to the Nottingham Wildcats Arena for a full day of competitive games, with all junior players hoping to extend their season and secure their spot in the final.

Starting the day with the quarter-finals: Mohawks 60:13 Aberystwyth, Aces 64:33 Wakefield Whirlwind, Bears 40:63 Lothian Phoenix, and Swansea Storm were through on a bye.

In the semi-finals, a thrilling clash between Aces and last year’s champions Lothian Phoenix came down to the final basket as the Scottish side won 54:54 with an intense final quarter. Across the hall, Mohawks delivered a comprehensive display of team skill to win 74:41 against Swansea Storm.

Congratulations to all teams involved in today’s tournament. We would like to extend a thank you to all players, team staff, and supporters who made the busy day a success. Full results: https://britishwheelchairbasketball.co.uk/competition/kukri-junior-league-elite-8s-2024/

Final standings:
Junior League Finalists: Lothian Phoenix and Mohawks
3. Aces
4. Swansea Storm
5. Bears
6. Aberystwyth
7. Wakefield Whirlwinds
8. London Titans

Don’t forget to buy your tickets to the BWB National Championship Finals 2024 in Essex to see who will claim victory in the Junior League! Get tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/national-championship-finals-2024-tickets-877864224527

National Championship Finals schedule: https://britishwheelchairbasketball.co.uk/competition/national-championship-finals-2024/

Website Advert - Schools and Colleges - Inclusive Zone Basketball