QBL Season Review – Men’s Ladder Mackay Meteors (1) Record: 15-3 Despite turning over three of five starters from their 2017 squad, Mackay did not miss a beat early in the season winning their first 4 games, including two huge Round 2 road wins over rivals Townsville and Cairns. The Meteor’s first loss of the…
Grand Final Series Game Previews – Men. Townsville Heat (2) v Cairns Marlins (6). Last time they met: Round 10 – Townsville 107 (Froling 25) def Cairns 70 (Jurlina 18). Townsville cemented a spot in their second straight QBL Grand Final Series after a 90-85 victory over the Brisbane Capitals.
Men. Mackay Meteors (1) v Cairns Marlins (6). Last time they met: Round 10 – Cairns 81 (Fisher 30) def Mackay 77 (Blanchfield 22). The Meteors jumped out of the gate and led from start to finish against the 8th placed Rockets in their Quarter Final.
MEN. Mackay Meteors (1) v Rockhampton Rockets (8). Last time they met: Round 6 – Mackay 112 (Blanchfield 25) def Rockhampton 105 (Bernard and Lopez 26). A 16-point Round 15 win over the Pirates has secured the Meteors the number 1 seed and home court for the entirety of the Playoffs, finishing the season with a 15-3 record.
MEN. Gold Coast Rollers v Ipswich Force. We open up the final round of the QBL regular season with a genuine do-or-die battle between the 10th placed Gold Coast Rollers and the 8th placed Ipswich Force.