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U14’s Win OBLX Championship

The Welland NGBA Warrior U14 Team won the 2018 OBLX Championship with wins over GTA West (54-24), Ancaster Blitz (47-19) and Transway (67-51) in the Championship Game.  The Warriors completed OBLX with a 15-1 record and now enter the OBA Championships as the #1 Seed in the Tournament.  Congratulations to Player of the Games –…

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U11’s Win OBA Division 1 Silver

The Welland NGBA Warrior U11 team captured Division 1 Silver at the OBA Championships in London. The Warriors completed pool play 3-0 with wins over #3 Durham City, #6 Brantford CYO and #7 North Toronto. These wins, set up a Championship Final verse #1 Transway where the Warriors lost, in a great game 24-23. Congratulations…

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OSBA Town Hall Meeting

The NGBA is hosting an Ontario Scholastic Basketball Association (OSBA) Town Hall Meeting tonight at A.N Myer Secondary School for all girl basketball players, parents and coaches.  Hope to see everyone there!  #NiagaraGirlsBasketballAcademy, #NGBA, #ANMyer, #OSBA

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NGBA Well Represented at Team O Tryouts

The NGBA will be well represented at the Ontario U14/U15 Team Ontario Tryouts with six (6) players being chosen for this weekends tryouts at Humberville SS in Bolton.  Good luck to Lara Cook, Emma Koabel, Corrynn Parker, Alexis Wright, Kennedy Millin and Lauren Audino.  #NGBA, # NiagaraGirlsBasketballAcademy, #OBA, #TeamO

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NGBA Teams Up with the DSBN

The Niagara Girls Basketball Academy (NGBA) and the District School Board of Niagara (DSBN) are partnering together in an effort to bring an Ontario Scholastic Basketball Association (OSBA) team to the Niagara region. A.N. Myer has been selected as the academic partner school for the program. Students on the team will attend A.N. Myer for…

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U14’s Dominate Quebec Prep Schools

The U14 Welland NGBA Warriors girls team dominated Quebec Prep schools at the Le Snowball Challenge in Montreal going 4-0.  The Warriors defeated Vortex GF (82-12), Saint-Laurent Express (56-34), De Montagne (89-19) and PAGÉ Basketball (101-31).  The NGBA would like to thank George Germanos at #ChamplainCollege for a great weekend. #niagaragirlsbasketballacademy, #winterdrive, #lesnowballchallenge, #NGBA

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NGBA Girls Take Tribune Title

NGBA standouts Chloe Peters, Jamira Rousseau and Madalyn Picton again led Notre Dame College School to a 51-38 victory over Sir Winston Churchill in the Tribune Tournament Championship Game last night. Peters and Rousseau were named Tourney All-Stars and Picton was named Tourney MVP. Rousseau also added the Tourney Hustle Award as well. WOW! #NGBAU16team,…

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NGBA Girls Dominate 1st High School Tourney

#NGBA players dominated the hardware at the St. Francis Jr & Sr. Girls Basketball Tourney.  Sr. Div – Jamira Rousseau (All-Star/Championship), Maddie Picton (MVP/Championship), Chloe Peters (Championship) Jr. Div – Andrea Herbert (All-Star/Championship), Teagan Orth (All-Star), Isabelle Sinclair (MVP/Championship) #ND Sr. Girls Champs, #JV Jr. Girls Champs, Congrats #NGBA coach Tara Poulin for leading the #JV…

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Welland NGBA – 5-0 in Washington

The Welland NGBA Warriors U15 team won their pool at the USJN Nationals in Washington, going 5-0 over the last three days!  The NGBA beat Havoc City Sol and OSA Sharpshooter from Maryland, James River Blaze from Virginia and WPA Bruins and In the Zone Platinum from Pennsylvania. Good luck to the girls in the…

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