Australia have dominated the FIBA U15 Oceania Championships going by way of the event undefeated. The Crocs and Sapphires performed their respective finals in the present day each defeating New Zealand to take dwelling the gold medals and defend their 2018 titles.
The groups had been led by skilled excessive efficiency coaches Zoe Carr (girls’s) and Ash Arnott (males’s) who had been impressed with the hassle and teamwork demonstrated over the week.
Ash Arnott U15 Males’s Head Coach was happy with the win “the boys had been skilled and stayed the course all week, New Zealand is a terrific workforce, and it was a fantastic contest,” mentioned Arnott.
“The Women had been incredible and it’s extremely humbling and particular to signify your nation” mentioned Ladies’s U15 Head Coach Zoe Carr.
The Australians named as All-Star 5 athletes for the Championships included:
Sapphires: Jesse-Could Corridor, Sienna Lehmann and Sophie Taylor
Crocs: Sprint Daniels, Nash Walker
All-Star 5 recipient Jesse-Could Corridor praised the efforts of the group.
“I feel our defence has acquired higher and higher all through the week and as a workforce now we have acquired nearer and nearer so out teamwork has been insane,” mentioned Corridor.
Australia now advance to the subsequent stage of the FIBA U17 World Championship pathway- the FIBA U16 Asian Championships 2023.