Sandwell College

Partnership with Sandwell College

West Brom Basketball Club are proud to announce we have started a new partnership with Sandwell College. This partnership will provide young people aged 16-19 with the opportunity to combine studying alongside basketball in our academy style program. The program will offer a wider range of post-16 courses which can be studied alongside daily basketball Read more about Partnership with Sandwell College[…]

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Return to Play Getting Closer

West Brom Basketball Club director Liam Sheridan says that the players are ‘excited’ to return to competitive action in the coming months – as restrictions on grassroots sport begin to lift. There has only been very limited basketball been played in the UK over the course of the past 12 months due to the coronavirus Read more about Return to Play Getting Closer[…]

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Coach Rudge: Man to Man Defence early introduction

The term Man to Man defence has an immediate recognition for all our coaches. We know what MTM means and we know what we expect from our players. The fact that we are constantly frustrated by many players not executing the MTM defence correctly is usually because the players were not taught the basics when they Read more about Coach Rudge: Man to Man Defence early introduction[…]

Season Review

2019-2020 Season Review

Im sure we are all deeply missing basketball and devastated by the abrupt end to the season as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic. We thought we would use this time to celebrate and reflect on this past season. As a club we reach 300+ participants a week with our club sessions as well Read more about 2019-2020 Season Review[…]

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Season expected to be null and void

West Brom Basketball Club director Liam Sheridan admits he’s waiting to hear about the future of the Premier League season – but expects the campaign to be written off. West Brom are in the midst of the post-season play-offs, and pulled off a sizeable upset in their first-leg semi-final clash, beating league winners Balts at Read more about Season expected to be null and void[…]

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Prem Team Pull Off Playoff Upset

West Brom Basketball Club pulled off one of the results of the season, as they beat regular season champions Balts 82-75 in the first leg of their playoff semi-final. Following the rushed conclusion to the regular season, Balts claimed the championship title with a 6-2 record – whilst West Brom finished bottom of the table Read more about Prem Team Pull Off Playoff Upset[…]

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Perfect weekend across the Club

The senior mens team capped off a perfect weekend of results for the club with an inspiring win over league winners Balts. A busy weekend of fixtures started on Friday night with the under 17s picking up a 78-59 win in a local derby against WBA D-Squad. The game marks the end of the regular Read more about Perfect weekend across the Club[…]

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Slow Start for Prem Team v METs

West Brom Basketball Club had a slow start to blame as they fell to a 100-81 defeat at home to Birmingham Mets. The Black Country side welcomed the title-challengers having seen a number of players forced to miss the game through injury – and the short-handed host’s stall in the opening period ultimately cost them Read more about Slow Start for Prem Team v METs[…]

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Perfect start to 2020 for Prem Team

West Brom Basketball Club got 2020 off to the perfect start, as their men’s Premier Division side got the better of local rivals MLC 73-67 in their opening game of the year. After a turbulent start to the season culminating in just one win from five games, West Brom took on their fellow Black Country Read more about Perfect start to 2020 for Prem Team[…]

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Strong Start to the Season Continues in Stafford

West Brom Men’s Basketball B team continued their strong start to the season, beating Stafford Spartans 87-51 to climb within two points of league-leaders Northwood Valiants. The Black Country side put in one of their most balanced performances of the season in Staffordshire, with six of their eight players notching in double figures to help Read more about Strong Start to the Season Continues in Stafford[…]