St Helen’s v Hornets 2

With 50 fouls called and 63 free throws awarded you could be forgiven in thinking this was a dirty game. Far from it – two spirited teams both producing top class basketball in a competitive
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Preston 1 v Hornets 1

Hornets, with a much weakened team, did not expect to have great success at the home of last season’s champions, but at 20-6 down, midway through the first period, some changes in defence were clearly
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Blackpool v Hornets1

This was a tough start to the new season for Hornets, suffering from injuries and unavailability and opposing a strong Blackpool squad. They started reasonably well with new recruit, Tom Whalley, scoring his first points
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Hornets 2 v Mavericks

Hornets started well and finished well but two quarters of poor basketball in-between let them down and handed a win to newly promoted Mavericks. Q1 started brightly. Jack Reddock and Joel Yap both landing shots
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Hornets 2 v Cardinal Langley 2

An excting game opened the season. Not the best quality basketball on show but a game where no team ever got away from the other provided a steep learning curve for the 4 Rookies that
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YMCA v Hornets1

Hornets had no real excuse for their poor start to this game. Lacking composure in offence and intensity on the defence end they trailed YMCA 20-15 at the end of Q1. Guy Johnson took 8
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Hornets1 v Blackpool

This home game for Hornets began as an even affair with Blackpool only trailing 10-8 halfway through Q1. Then an offensive spree, combined with tight defence, saw Hornets take a 14-2 run to finish the
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Hornets2 v FreeCity YMCA

Hornets welcomed the visitors with trepidation, as in the away fixture YMCA had put 150 points on a weakened Hornets team. But with most of their strength intact Hornets put up a brilliant show against
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