Basketball NSW is pleased to announce the winners of the Defensive Players’ of the Year awards for 2019 Spalding Waratah League.
The Waratah League Defensive Player of the Year awards are determined by votes from the Head Coach and Team Captain of each team in these divisions. Voters were not permitted to vote for members of their own team.
Championship Men Defensive Player of the Year
Isaiah Ellis – Maitland Mustangs
Championship Women Defensive Player of the Year
Kate Seebohm – Norths Bears
Division 1 Men Defensive Player of the Year
Mariv Fidel – Hills Hornets
Division 1 Women Defensive Player of the Year
Stephanie Male – Wagga Wagga Blaze
Division 1 Youth Men Defensive Player of the Year
Patrick Lancaster – Illawarra Hawks
Division 1 Youth Women Defensive Player of the Year
Ella Dent – Illawarra Hawks
Division 2 Youth Men Defensive Player of the Year
Raymond Takchi – Hornsby Ku Ring Gai Spiders Green
We would like to invite all our award recipients to attend this weekend’s finals presentation. An invitation will be sent to each association with details on how to collect your ticket and when you will be presented your award.
The 2019 Spalding Waratah League Finals will be held on the 17th & 18th of August at Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium (Saturday & Sunday) and Niagra Park (Saturday only).
The schedule for the 2019 Spalding Waratah League Finals has been determined. For the full fixture and results visit
Tickets for the finals are still available and can be purchased HERE
Child: $20.00 (15 years and under)
Family: $80.00 (2 adults and 2 children)
Daily Passes (Purchased at the Door)
Child: $12.00 (15 years and under)
Family: $50.00 (2 adults and 2 children)