Wildcats get underway with Championship wins

Durham Palatinates and Nottingham Wildcats both earned wins on the first Sunday of the 2019-20 Championship season. Durham triumphed on the road against Essex Rebels 79-65 to record a third victory of the season over the same opposition – having already beaten them in the Trophy and Cup. Durham’s attack was spearheaded by 18 points […]

Wildcats ease into next round of WBBL Cup

Nottingham Wildcats eased out Caledonia Pride 76-53 to take a home victory that was founded on another strong showing by forward Jasmine Joyner. She finished the contest with 21 points and 12 rebounds – as well as a stunning 6 blocks, while Chelsey Shumpert handed out 10 assists. The defeat was tough on Stella Fouraki […]

Wildcats book semi-final spot

The opening weekend of the 2019-20 season is in the books after an entertaining start to the Betty Codona WBBL Trophy; that saw Nottingham Wildcats joined Leicester Riders, Durham Palatinates and Sevenoaks Suns in the semi-finals of the trophy. Nottingham Wildcats had the honour of collecting the first victory of the new campaign as they […]

Russell returns to Wildcats

Nottingham Wildcats have taken another step in the right direction with the addition of another British international forward Sadie Russell who first learned her trade at the club as a junior player. Having played in the inaugural WBBL season with Barking Abbey, Russell worked alongside head coach Kenrick Liburd and has represented various England and […]

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Noelle van Zadelhoff adds additional inside presence for Wildcats

Nottingham Wildcats have added 6ft 3in Dutch centre, Noelle van Zadelhoff, who becomes the seventh Signing of the season for the East midlands franchise. Van Zadelhoff previously played in the second tier back in Holland last season and was a four-year NCAA II athlete at Southern Wesleyan University. During her graduating year, she started 22 […]

Wildcats amongst winners of East Midlands volunteer awards

Basketball England is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 East Midlands Region Volunteer Awards. The annual volunteer awards programme has gathered public nominations across the 10 English Regions, with winners selected in partnership with the Regional Management Committee Chairs. Amongst the winners are Siobhan Prior (Inspiring Female) who having won Silver at the […]

Captain Prior returns for 2019/2020

Nottingham Wildcats today confirmed Siobhan Prior will return for the club in the 2019-20 season. Prior, who was also Team Captain for Wildcats last year, was impacted by injury last season but that did not stop her from shooting nearly 40% from the three-point line and becoming the third leading scorer on the team, averaging […]

Wildcats continue to improve roster with top British talent Tia Freeman

Nottingham Wildcats are excited to announce the addition of young British star Tia Freeman. Freeman was the third leading scorer with Oaklands Wolves last season and helped them to their first ever Play-Offs appearance. After representing GB at both U16 and U20 level, Freeman averaged 10ppg in the league last season, logging 15 starts and […]

WBBL 2019/20 fixtures and dates confirmed

The WBBL is today delighted to confirm the fixtures and dates for the sixth season of the Women’s British Basketball League. The 2019-20 season will commence on Friday 27 September with a special opening weekend at the University of Essex featuring all 12 WBBL teams competing in the Trophy Group Stages. Games will run from […]