WBBL 2015-16 Round Up: 05 March

Saturday saw a return to WBBL Championship action, and the table is looking a little clearer after important wins for Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters and Leicester Riders.

Hatters have moved clear of Sevenoaks Suns in third place after Helen Naylor posted her season-high 34 points in a 94-80 victory over the Suns, in what was the highest scoring game in the WBBL Championship this season.

Meanwhile, Riders, in sixth, were being chased down by Cardiff Met Archers before scoring a crucial 68-56 win over their rivals in the Welsh capital. Georgia Jones, with 17 points, led the Riders to a win over Cardiff for the second week in a row.

Cardiff Met Archers 56 (14,26,41) (Wagstaff 28, Fritz 14, Butters 8)
Leicester Riders 68 (22,40,55) (Jones 17, Smith 17, Hayward 13)

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters 94 (20,47,76) (Naylor 34, Lowenthal 22, Page 17)
Sevenoaks Suns 80 (23,39,50) (Carr 21, Royo-Torres 18, Nikitinaite 16)

Source: WBBL
Image: P.Davies